GAC girls advance to Sweet 16

COLUMBUS -- Brianna Cummings scored 24 points as Greater Atlanta Christian rolled to a 68-40 win over Jordan in the first round of the Class AA state tournament.

Sydni Means added 16 points, while Cici Buford added 12 points for the Spartans (21-8). The GAC defense shut down Jordan, coasting to a 35-15 lead at the half. The Spartans travel to Model for the second round Tuesday.

— From staff reports