MYRTLE BEACH Eldreonna Hannah poured in a game-high 22 points, and Nicole Meyers had 11 as St. James outlasted Carolina Forest 50-36 on Monday to open the Lady Sand & Hoops Invitational.
Marisa Runyon led all Panthers in scoring with 12 points.
High school girls basketball
Myrtle Beach held a 28-21 lead at halftime, but the Seahawks were only able to score 14 points in the second half. Tanisha Brown had a team-high 15 points for Myrtle Beach, and Christiana Myers had 11 points.
Sydney Derrick posted a double-double with 10 points and 15 rebounds and Marguerite McClary had six steals for Low Country Prep (3-1).(At) Christian Academy of Myrtle Beach 51, Christian Academy 24
Butler led the team with 19 points and Gore added 17.
High school boys basketball
Garrett Richards had 10 points and eight rebounds for Christian Academy of Myrtle Beach.
CCU Women’s basketball
CONWAY Myrtle Beach product Shatia Cole scored a game-high 22 points to lead the Chanticleers in a win over Columbia College 79-54.
A.J. Jordan added 18 for Coastal.
Youth footballGREEN SEA
Green Sea Floyds plays Lamar at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Stables Park in Pawleys Island with a chance to host the tournament on the line.
Should it win, Green Sea Floyds (14-0-1) will host the event in early December.
MYRTLE BEACH Phil Pfeiffer of Myrtle Beach tied for sixth with a net 1-over-par 73 and Don Sheads of Murrells Inlet finished 11th in the men’s division of the second Carolinas Net Amateur Championship of the Carolinas hosted by Myrtlewood Golf Club’s PineHills course.
The 68-player tournament run by the Carolinas Golf Association was shortened to 18 holes when Sunday’s final round was canceled because of inclement weather.
Sidney Kale of Myrtle Beach tied for 10th in the senior division with a 72 and John Baldea III of Myrtle Beach tied for 19th at 75.
Stephen Shad of Rock Hill won the men’s division with a 69, Jamie Fisher of Pinehurst, N.C., won the women’s division with a 79, Jim Steed of Lake Waccamaw won the men’s senior division with a 63, and the women’s senior title was shared by Mary Chamberlin of Rock Hill and Charlotte Harvey of Raleigh, N.C., who each shot 72.
The tournament was open to any amateur at least 18 who is a member of a Carolinas Golf Association club and keeps a USGA handicap index.