Top-ranked, defending Class 4A state champion Spring Valley improved to 3-1 by defeating Orangeburg-Wilkinson in girls basketball action on Thursday night.
The Vikings took command of the contest with a 34-22 run in the middle two quarters.
Xylina McDaniel, Shaquita Walker and Juliette Love had strong outings for Spring Valley. McDaniel scored 20 points on 9-for-13 shooting from the field and grabbed 10 rebounds. Walker tallied 18 points and had three steals and two assists. Love chipped in 15 points, hitting 7 of 12 pops from the floor. Jocelyn Lawrence scored only three points, but was tough on the boards with 13 rebounds.