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LILBURN – Providence Christian Academy took down Riverside Military Academy 68-59 to move into a tie for first place in Region 8-A with Riverside.

Elijah Williams scored 23 points and pulled down 10 rebounds to lead the Storm (18-1, 5-1). Chance Thacker also contributed a double-double with 21 points and 12 boards while Davis McCarn scored 11 points.

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Berkmar 70, Central Gwinnett 46

LAWRENCEVILLE – Berkmar defeated host Central Gwinnett 70-46 on Tuesday in a Region 7-AAAAAAA contest. Malique Ewin led the Patriots (11-9, 7-2) with 17 points.

Dara Olonade scored 15 while Jemahri Hill and Cam Blount each added 10 points in the win.

Discovery 73, North Gwinnett 51

SUWANEE – Discovery eased past North Gwinnett 73-51 on Tuesday. London Riley led the Titans (11-10, 6-2) with 22 points. Daveion Teague-Parham scored 18, Ian Davis added 12 while Cameron Shelton dished out 10 assists.

J.R. Martin and Jared Ivey each scored 17 to lead North Gwinnett (10-8, 3-4).

Brookwood 43, Meadowcreek 41

SNELLVILLE – Brookwood's Varun Danak's free throws gave the Broncos the winning margin as they held on for a 43-41 Region 7-AAAAAAA win over visiting Meadowcreek on Tuesday. After Danak's free throws the Mustangs had a chance to tie or win but were denied.

Danak finished with 17 points while Ovie Patani added eight for the Broncos (6-13, 3-5).

Mountain View 72, Duluth 43

LAWRENCEVILLE – Mountain View defeated visiting Duluth 72-43 in a Region 6-AAAAAAA clash on Tuesday. Wyatt Fricks led the Bears (9-12, 2-6) with 24, Justin Manus scored 15 while Myles Davis added 11.

Grayson 86, Newton 39

LOGANVILLE – Grayson mauled visiting Newton 86-39 in Region 8-AAAAAAA on Tuesday, avenging its only loss of the season. Toneari Lane led the Rams (17-1, 5-1) with 21 points. Caleb Murphy scored 16, Deivon Smith tallied 14 points and dished out 10 assists while Ian Schieffelin contributed 13 points.

Peachtree Ridge 45, Mill Creek 40

SUWANEE – Peachtree Ridge outlasted Mill Creek 45-40 in a Region 6-AAAAAAA matchup on Tuesday. Chris Williams scored 13 while Malachi Winter and Justin Caffey each scored seven for the Lions (14-7, 7-2).

Lanier 63, Gainesville 59

GAINESVILLE – Lanier remained perfect in Region 8-AAAAAA with a 63-59 road win over Gainesville on Tuesday. The victory was the 100th carer win for Longhorns coach Branden Mayweather.

Andrew McConnell and Sion James led Lanier (15-5, 5-0) with 16 points apiece while Ryan Johnson chipped in with 12.

Buford 66, Clarke Central 52

BUFORD – Buford held off visiting Clarke Central 66-52 in Region 8-AAAAA on Tuesday. Sebastian Augustave led the Wolves (14-5, 3-2) with 32 points while London Williams tallied 16.

Wesleyan 70, Atlanta Classical Academy 12

PEACHTREE CORNERS – Wesleyan downed Atlanta Classical Academy 70-12 on Tuesday. Every player on the roster scored for the Wolves (10-5, 4-0) in the Region 5-A win. Jalen Fulwood led the party with 14.

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