Local Results for Jan. 10

Jan. 9—Boys' Basketball

Fox Creek 67, Silver Bluff 61

Fox Creek opened Region 3-AA play with a hard-fought win over Silver Bluff on Monday.

Connor Cannon led the Predators (9-9, 1-0) with 24 points, followed by A'maree Roberson with 10, Kobe Sims with nine, and Chorsheak White and Kaleb Broadwater with eight apiece. Jayden Fuller and Deshawn Wells each scored 12 points to lead Silver Bluff (4-8, 0-1), while Jaydon Eason had 11 and Justin Perry added nine.

Fox Creek hosts Pelion on Friday, while Silver Bluff steps away from region play to host Barnwell on Thursday. The Bulldogs will be at home Friday night against Batesburg-Leesville, and at halftime the 2003 state championship team will be honored.

South Aiken 52, Fairfield Central 45

South Aiken bounced back from its region-opening loss on Friday at North Augusta with a road win Monday at Fairfield Central in non-region play.

The T-Breds (3-15, 0-1) resume Region 4-AAAA play Friday at home against Airport.

Girls' Basketball

Silver Bluff 73, Fox Creek 6

Second-ranked Silver Bluff opened Region 3-AA play Monday with a blowout win over Fox Creek.

Krystal Johnson had 21 points and nine rebounds, Cierra Green scored 19 points with three assists, Ahminah Taylor had 16 points and seven assists, and MaKya Bing had 11 points and six steals for the Bulldogs (10-1, 1-0), who host Barnwell on Thursday in non-region play. Fox Creek (2-11, 0-1) hosts Pelion on Friday in a Region 3-AA matchup.