PREP ROUNDUP: North Gwinnett stays unbeaten behind Carter's 23

DULUTH — North Gwinnett ran its record to 8-0, 4-0 in Region 7-AAAAAA with a 61-42 win over Duluth Friday night. Malik Carter scored 23 points and added 11 rebounds for North. TJ Howard chipped in 14 points and Kamaran Calhoun had 12 points for the Bulldogs.

Boys Basketball

Norcross 63, Meadowcreek 52

NORCROSS — Ricky Madison scored 17 points to lead Norcross to a 63-52 win over Meadowcreek on Friday. The Region 7-AAAAAA win improved the Norcross record to 4-3, 3-1 on the season. Khalen Pinkett added 13 points for the Blue Devils.

Austin Robinson led the Mustangs with 19 points while Adrian Hicks scored 14 for Meadowcreek.

Dacula 59, Parkview 50

LILBURN — Kevon Tucker had 13 points and 14 rebounds to lead Dacula to a 59-50 win over Parkview on Friday night. Keshawn Gibbs led the Falcons (7-2, 3-2) with 19 points in the Region 8-AAAAAA win.

Berkmar 62, South Gwinnett 40

SNELLVILLE — Tim Rowe’s 15 points led Berkmar to a 62-40 win over South Gwinnett in Region 8-AAAAAA action Friday night. Kiair Crouch added 12 and Josh Culver had 10 points for the Patriots (6-3, 3-1).

Shiloh 52, Brookwood 47

SNELLVILLE — Kareen Brewton scored 15 points to lead Shiloh to a 52-47 Region 8-AAAAAA win over Brookwood. Joshua Okogie and Emir Basic each added nine points for the Generals (4-1, 3-0).

Habersham Central 59, Mountain View 57

MT. AIRY — Habersham Central squeaked out a 59-57 win over Region 7-AAAAAA foe Mountain View on Friday night. Wil Hartter led the Bears (1-8) with 21 points while Paul James added 11.

Holy Innocents’ 81, Wesleyan 33

ATLANTA — Holy Innocents defeated Wesleyan 81-33 Friday night. Brian Coffey led the Wolves (2-5) with nine points.

Grayson 55, Lanier 30

SUGAR HILL — Grayson improved to 6-1 on the season with a 55-30 win over Lanier on Friday night. Cam Boaz led the Rams with 10 points and 11 rebounds. Austin Morris also scored 10 points to pace the Rams.

Girls Basketball

Norcross 70, Meadowcreek 29

NORCROSS — Twelve players scored as Norcross defeated Meadowcreek 70-29 in Region 7-AAAAAA Friday night. The Blue Devils (7-1, 4-0) were led by Sierra Butler’s 16 points and seven rebounds.

Allison Johnson had 12 points for Norcross while Meadowcreek was led by Tylia Gillespie’s seven points and 12 rebounds.

Holy Innocents’ 74, Wesleyan 57

ATLANTA — Wesleyan dropped its first game of the season, 74-57 to Holy Innocents’ Friday night. Nikki McDonald led the Wolves (6-1) with 14 points. Mikayla Coombs added 10 points for Wesleyan.

Duluth 58, North Gwinnett 41

DULUTH — Alyah McGriff poured in 24 points to lead Duluth to a 58-41 Region 7-AAAAAA win over North Gwinnett on Friday. Taylor Auzenne added 12 points for Duluth (6-2, 3-1). Joshylyn Belcher led North Gwinnett with 17 points.

Archer 79, Central Gwinnett 45

LAWRENCEVILLE — Archer improved to 8-0, 5-0 in Region 8-AAAAAA with a 79-45 win over Central Gwinnett on Friday. Autumn Newby led the Tigers with 20 points.

Amber Skidgel added 14 points, Madison Newby chipped in 10 points and Kayla Rogers connected on three 3-pointers for Archer. Ashley Wilson led Central Gwinnett with 16 points.

Mountain View 69, Habersham Central 47

MT. AIRY — Mountain View defeated Region 7-AAAAAA foe Habersham Central 69-47. Jordan Stallworth led the Bears (6-3, 3-1) with 23 points. D’andra Pringle had 18 points while Isis Walker added 14 points for Mountain View.

Grayson 68, Lanier 39

SUGAR HILL — Grayson dialed up the pressure and stole the ball 29 times to defeat Lanier 68-39 on Friday. Shakar Burton led the Rams (4-2) with 22 points, eight rebounds and eight steals. Lika Bah added 12 points for Grayson.

Parkview 62, Dacula 22

LILBURN — Raven Johnson scored 15 points to lead Parkview to a 62-22 win over Region 8-AAAAAA foe, Dacula Friday. Genesis Perrymond scored 12 and Victoria Harris added 10 points for the Panthers (7-0, 3-0).

Shiloh 54, Brookwood 31

SNELLVILLE — Shiloh improved to 4-1, 2-1 in Region 8-AAAAAA with a 54-31 win over Brookwood on Friday night. Racquel Cranston led the Generals with 21 points and eight rebounds. Courtney Blair had nine points and Kaylen Ward had eight for Shiloh.

— Compiled by Ken Chrzanowski