From Staff Reports
FROSTBURG — Fort Hill and Mountain Ridge won opening round games in the Mountain Ridge junior varsity girls basketball tournament on Tuesday and will play in the championship game tonight.
Tuesday night, Fort Hill beat Southern 39-29 behind Lakiah Powell’s 11 points. Southern was led by Marley Merrick’s 10 points, while Alarria Coger scored nine.
In the second game, Molly Winter scored 22 points as Mountain Ridge beat Allegany 48-27. McKenna Broadwater added 12 points for the Miners. Kaylee Buckbee led the Campers with 12 points.
Southern plays Allegany in today’s 5:30 consolation game and Fort Hill and Mountain Ridge will play at 7 p.m.