DCSD GIRLS ALL-STAR CHAMPS — WEST TEAM COACHED BY TUCKERS JJ OLIVER
The West All-Stars put together a 15-0 run in the third quarter to take control in the DCSD Senior Girls’ All-Star Game on the way to a 63-39 win over the East All-Stars at Miller Grove High School on Thursday night.
The run started after the East’s Ruona Uwusiaba (SW DeKalb) scored 11 points and grabbed six rebounds in the first 3:04 of the second half to pull the East into a 29-29 tie with 4:56 left in the third quarter after trailing 24-15 at the half.
Redan’s Sydney Brown gave the West the lead on an old fashioned three-point play at 32-29 to get the West rolling.
Game MVP Jada Walton (SW DeKalb) scored the next seven points on a drive, a three-pointer and a steal on an inbounds pass to extend the lead to 39-29 with 2:50 to play in the quarter.