Jordan-Matthews’ varsity girls basketball team has won four of its last five games as it nears the end of the 2015-2016 regular season. On Tuesday the Lady Jets defeated Cummings 48-24 behind the twenty-two points of senior Az’Hia Hackney. They travel to Reidsville on Thursday to wrap up the regular season and hope to avenge an earlier loss to the Rams.
Scoring:Az’Hia Hackney 22, Carlie Mote 5, Melanie Russell 5, Jocelyn Mitchell 4, Qwai-zia Pennix 4, Emery Moore 2, Sarah Morse 2, Brandi Alston 2, Hannah Stackhouse 2
The varsity boys played in a much closer contest in the last game of the evening. J-M led 51-46 late in the game but lost 55-53 after a last second shot by Cummings.
Scoring:Rahman Mateen 15, Rahim Mateen 10, Khaleel Evans 9, Isaiah Stone 7, Noah Wright 6, Trajan Glover 3, Trevor Matthews 2Click here to view photos from the games