MIDDLE SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Wilson Christian falls to Lighthouse

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The record for the Wilson Christian Academy girls basketball team dropped to 8-2 with a 39-20 loss to Lighthouse on Tuesday.

The Lady Chargers were led by Gracie Farmer with 10 points and Chloe Vallaverde with six.

Top Lighthouse scorers were Anna Hendrix with 13 points, Allie Bashan with nine and Audrey Hendrix with eight.

Both the WCA Blue and Gold squads play Thursday, with the Gold visiting Greenville Christian and the Blue traveling to Friendship Christian.

Wilson Prep drubs Winterville Charter 

The Wilson Prep boys basketball team held Winterville Charter without a second-quarter point, winning its 13th game in as many outings Monday afternoon with a 32-18 victory.

Micah Buck had 12 points to lead the Tigers as Jamarion Davis added six. 

WPA visits the Raleigh Hawks on Friday.

Second quarter keys Lady Tigers to win

A 14-2 spurt in the second quarter overcame an early deficit and sent the Wilson Prep girls basketball team to a 27-16 victory over Winterville Charter on Monday afternoon.

Brianna Sigurdason paced the Lady Tigers (4-6) with nine points. Layla Bass, Niiyana Edwards and Jaylene McGhee all tacked on six points each.

Wilson Prep hosts Thales Academy on Friday, Jan. 18.