Lady Saints take win over Norfolk Collegiate

Published 10:10 pm Wednesday, January 30, 2019

The Nansemond-Suffolk Academy girls’ basketball team picked up its second win in a row Tuesday night at home.

NSA grabbed a 57-35 win over Norfolk Collegiate. With that win, NSA improves to 14-5. This week, the Lady Saints came in at No. 6 in the state poll.

The Lady Saints took a 10-3 lead after the first quarter. Norfolk Collegiate went on a run of its own in the second quarter, but NSA held a 24-14 lead at the half. The Lady Saints came out of the half and outscored Norfolk Collegiate 19-7, which gave them even more of a lead that Norfolk Collegiate couldn’t come back from. Alivia Giles had 21 points and eight rebounds. Cammy Reid added 10 points.

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NSA will take on Western Branch High School at home at 7 p.m. Thursday.

NSA 57, Norfolk Collegiate 35

NSA—Giles 21, Reid 10, King 7, Council 5, Conrod 5, Mizelle 4. Waddy 4, Byrd 1

NC—Hodges 13, Powell 7, Wesley 6, Krantz 6, Reed 3