NEWPORT NEWS — The Coyers of Oakton, Caroline and Katherine, scored 21 and 17 points, respectively to lead the West to a 98-75 win over the East in Monday’s Virginia High School Coaches Association All-Star girls basketball game at Christopher Newport University.
Floyd County graduate Krista Cox added 13 points for the West. Jessi Strom from Glenvar scored three.
East boys roll with big 2nd half to top West
NEWPORT NEWS — The star-filled East squad went on a 14-4 run midway through the third quarter to open up what had been a five-point game and went on to down the West 103-84 in the VHSCA Boys All-Star Game at CNU.
Led by standout players Dontrell Brite of Nansemond River, Oscar Smith’s Chris Williams, Great Bridge’s Taj Owens and Zach Johnson of King’s Fork — who combined for 49 points — the East, which also drained 12 3-pointers — was never threatened again after that third-quarter run.
Marcus Knight of Gar-Field led the West with 18 points. Galax’s Lawrence Parsons finished with 13. Christiansburg’s Zach Davis had seven points and Zack Stinnett of Parry McCluer finished with four.