A-J girls 20-9 as regular season coming to end
The Anna-Jonesboro Community High School girls’ basketball team was 1-2 in recent action.
A-J 42, Sesser-Valier 37: The host Lady Wildcats pulled ahead early on their way to the win Saturday, Jan. 26.
Mikayla Bundren had 11 points and a rebound to lead A-J. Angel Helm had 10 points and 4 rebounds.
Jaley Watkins had 10 points, 2 rebounds, an assist and a block. Jacee Woodward had 8 points and 5 rebounds.
Kristin Edmonds had 5 points, 4 assists and 3 rebounds. Anna Hess had 3 rebounds and Kaya Coleman had a rebound.
Pinckneyville 37, A-J 36: The host Lady Panthers went ahead in the second quarter on the Southern Illinois River-to-River Conference Mississippi Division win Thursday, Jan. 24.
Edmonds had 13 points, 3 assists, 2 steals and a rebound to lead A-J.
Sydney Heath had 7 points, 2 steals, a rebound and an assist. Woodward had 6 points, 3 rebounds and an assist.
Bundren had 3 points and a rebound. Watkins had 2 points, 5 assists, 2 rebounds and a steal. Morgan Wendling had 2 points.
Carterville 45, A-J 41, OT: The visiting Lady Lions came on in overtime to outscore A-J 6-3 to claim the win Tuesday, Jan. 22.
Helm had 18 points, including four 3-pointers, to lead A-J. She also had 12 rebounds, 3 steals and an assist.
Bundren had 9 points, 3 rebounds and an assist. Edmonds had 6 points, 4 assists and 2 rebounds.
Woodward had 4 points, 5 rebounds, a block and an assist. Watkins had 4 points, 3 rebounds, 3 steals and an assist.
A-J, 20-9, is scheduled to play Thursday, today, in its final regular season game at Sparta.
The Lady Wildcats are scheduled to compete in the Class 2A regional next week at Wayne City.
A-J is slated to play the winner of Fairfield/Wayne City at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5.