SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Cavaliers down the Raiders in rivalry clash
In high school basketball the long time rivalry continued for Calvary and Savannah Christian.
In the second half Calvary's Khaliq Hughes came up with the loose ball, missed the first time around but stuck with it. Hughes led the Cavaliers with 19 points.
Savannah Christian tried to come back. Aaron Osborne connected with freshman Kam Waddy on a great pass to go up and under for the easy bucket.
After it was all said and done, the Cavaliers won the rivalry on the hardwood Tuesday night 55-46.
Wildcats easy over the Gators
Another nip and tuck game in Richmond Hill as the Wildcats played host to the Ware County Gators Tuesday night, where the game was tied at the half.
A bad bounce for the Gators wound up with Isaiah Hill who connects with Andre Walker for two. The Wildcats now trailed by one.
Still in the third, Daniel Webber drained a three off the wing and gave the Wildcats the first lead of the half 51-43.
Richmond Hill started to pull away when Montell Washington hit Isaiah Hill with an overhead pass for an easy lay-up.
The Wildcats kept up the pace and walked away with the 72-56 win over the Gators.
Lady Mustangs win big over Hilton Head
In girls play, South Effingham played host to Hilton Head. The Mustangs were in a close game at the half but then started to gain some momentum when Tianna Germain found Alissa Epling at the top of the key for three.
Later, in the fourth, Epling showed off her long range skill again as she knocked down another three. The Mustangs were now up 43-39.
With time ticking down, the Mustangs were looking for a final push.
They got a steal and Germain goes coast to coast through traffic and took it to the rim.
Germain led the way with 21 points and helped the Mustangs get the 60-46 win.
High school basketball Girls Scores:
Ware County- 50
Richmond Hill- 43
Hilton Head- 46
South Effingham- 60
Savannah Country Day- 27
Saint Vincent's- 37
Southeast Bulloch- 50
Savannah High- 38
High School Boys
Savannah County Day- 50
Appling County- 59
Tattnall County- 65
New Hamstead- 54
Hilton Head- 42
South Effingham- 47
Ware County- 56
Richmond Hill- 72
Bryan County- 64
Effingham County- 81