High School Sports

Dreher boys alone atop 5-3A standings

Dreher emerged with sole possession of first place in Region 5-3A boys basketball on Friday. The Blue Devils defeated Brookland-Cayce 56-49 to remained unbeaten in conference play, while Midland Valley handed Swansea its first loss, 63-39.

The Blue Devils stand at 3-0 in region matters, 10-5 overall. Chris Brown led the balanced Dreher attack vs. B-C with 14 points. Dominique Nathaniel and Dominic Boyd offered 13 and 10 points, respectively in support.

The Bearcats (6-8, 0-3) got all of its points from four players - Jonathan Rumph (16 points), Oneal Jones (11), Isaiah McLellan (12) and Jake Benton (10).

Region 5-3A boys basketball standings

Dreher 3-0; Swansea 2-1; South Aiken 2-1; Midland Valley 2-1; Airport 0-3; Brookland-Cayce 0-3.