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North survives Cruse, Peachtree Ridge for OT win

Joshlyn Belcher's bucket with 3:12 left in overtime gave North the lead for good, and the Bulldogs held off the Lions and Lorrie Cruse for a 55-51 win in Region 7-AAAAAA play.

Belcher had 13 points on the night, while Katherine Wilson contributed a team-high 14 points for North (4-6, 3-3). Stephanie Amichia, returning to the line-up after missing seven games with an illness, added eight points and 13 rebounds to give the Bulldogs a boost against her former team.

Cruse led all scorers with 29 points, while the Lions also got eight points from Marisa Bowman.