WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL
Voorhees 78, Apprentice School 55
DENMARK — The Voorhees College women’s basketball team defeated the Apprentice School of Newport News, Va., by the score of 78-55 on Saturday afternoon in Denmark.
The Lady Tigers were led by Kierra Patterson with a game-high 21 points, knocking down seven three-point shots, and followed by Keia Tillman with 16 points.
The Lady Tigers will travel to Jacksonville, Fla., on Wednesday to take on former EIAC rival Edward Waters College with a 6 p.m. tipoff.
Middle Georgia 59, Denmark Tech 51
Middle Georgia Technical College ended Denmark Technical College’s 12-game winning streak on Saturday with its 59-51 victory.
Denmark Tech drops to 14-2 with the loss. They play again Monday at home at 5:30 p.m. against Clinton Junior College.
Leading scorers for DTC were Tiyana Burwell, 13 points; India Lawson, 12 points; and Latisha Burns, 10 points.
MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL
Middle Georgia 110, Denmark Tech 108
Denmark Technical College dropped a 110-108 decision to Middle Georgia Technical College on Saturday.
Slipping to 3-13, Denmark Tech hosts Durnswick Community College at 3 p.m. Sunday.
VARSITY GIRLS BASKETBALL
Patrick Henry 33, Andrew Jackson 23
Andrew Jackson was led by Cassidy Hall with 15 points, 9 rebounds and 6 blocks. Kasey Mixon added 8 points and 7 rebounds.
AJA (13-5) will await state tournament seeding to determine their next opponent.
VARSITY BOYS BASKETBALL
Patrick Henry 38, Andrew Jackson 36
Top-seeded Patrick Henry slipped by Andrew Jackson on a game-winning shot at the buzzer.
AJA (5-18) was led by Matthew Avant and Aaron Cleland with 8 points each.
Jack Price added 6 points and 10 rebounds. AJA will await state tournament seeding to determine their next opponent.
JV GIRLS BASKETBALL
Orangeburg Prep 55, Laurence Manning 9
The Orangeburg Prep team routed Laurence Manning Saturday in the first round of the junior varsity tournament, being held at the Sumter Exhibition Center.
Now 17-1, OPS will play Wilson Hall in the championship game Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. in Sumter.
OPS was led by Victoria Williams with 27 points, of which all but 2 came in the first half. Sheena Patel hit 8 points, while Lauren Arant and Alexis Baltzegar had 6 each.
JV BOYS BASKETBALL
Florence Christian 42, Orangeburg Prep 23
Chris Johnson led the Indians with 10 points in the junior varsity tournament.
OPS finishes their season at 7-14.
Baseball registration continues
Registration continues for baseball at the City of Orangeburg Parks & Recreation Department, 367 Green St., on a first-come, first-served basis. Baseball is available for children ages 3-13 as of May 1, 2013. T-ball is co-ed for children ages 3-4. Registration fees are $20 for city residents providing proof of residency, which is a DPU or phone bill. Non-city residents pay $45. A $10 late fee will be applied after Jan. 25. Email Jamie Aimar email@example.com or call 533-6020 with any questions.
Softball registration extended
Spots are still available for softball registration at the City of Orangeburg Parks & Recreation Department, 367 Green St. Softball is available for girls ages 5-12 as of Dec. 31, 2012. Co-ed T-Ball is also available for children ages 3-4. Registration fees are $20 for city residents providing proof of residency, which is a DPU or phone bill. Non-city residents pay $45. A $10 late fee will be applied after Jan. 25. Email Jamie Aimar firstname.lastname@example.org or call 533-6020 with any questions.
Disc loaner program
The City of Orangeburg Parks & Recreation Department has discs available to loan to groups and families for use at the Edisto Memorial Garden Disc Golf Course. Disc golf is a great way for the entire family or youth group to enjoy some fun time together outdoors, and the loaner program makes it available at no charge. If you are interested in borrowing disc, please contact Brittany Hartzog at email@example.com or call 533-6020.