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Prep roundup: Whitworth’s big game lifts Harrison Central

Harrison Central head coach Boo Hardy yells to his players during the first quarter of their game against Gulfport at Bert Jenkins gym in Gulfport on Friday Jan. 29, 2016. HCHS rolled past Holy Cross on Saturday.
Harrison Central head coach Boo Hardy yells to his players during the first quarter of their game against Gulfport at Bert Jenkins gym in Gulfport on Friday Jan. 29, 2016. HCHS rolled past Holy Cross on Saturday. jcfitzhugh@sunherald.com file

Dajon Whitworth collected 27 points in Harrison Central’s 81-67 victory over Holy Cross in Saturday’s War on the Shore, hosted by St. Stanislaus. Josh Green and Isaiah Steele chipped in 13 points apiece.

Hancock 37, Long Beach 34: Anthony Jones led HHS with 13 points and blocked a late shot to seal the win.

Crescent City 70, Pass Christian 61: The Pirates (7-3) were led by Tionne Frost’s 18 points. Justin Brown added 12 points.

D’Iberville 68, Pass Christian 65: Tioone Frost led PCHS with 16 points. E.J. Belino added 13.

West Point girls 58, Biloxi 52: Breanna Riley led Biloxi (8-5) with 14 points, 10 rebounds and six assists. Shylia Mcgee also scored 14 points.

St. Patrick 49, East Central 35: Tucker Santiago led St. Patrick with 15 points. T.K. Strobridge and Jack Magandy added 13 and 11 points respectively.

Country Day 60, Gulfport 45: Oliver McDowell led GHS with 22 points.

Soccer

Vancleave girls 4, Gautier 1: Sydney Salter scored twice and both Chelsea Morton and Kaden Henze also scored for Vancleave (9-5). Emily Riley scored Gautier’s lone goal.

Bay girls 4, Vancleave 3 (2 OT): Sydney Salter, Taylor Valdez and Chelsea Morton all scored for VHS.

Ocean Springs 2, Jackson Prep 0: Caleb Burke and Mike Jimenez scored for the Greyhounds (9-1-2), with Moses Ohler earning the shutout.

Resurrection 7, Southeast Lauderdale 0: Patrick Larson and Jarrett Green each scored twice for RCS (8-0-1). Nick Dickinson, Jacob Barlow and Caydn Perez also scored.

Patrick Ochs: 228-896-2321, @PatrickOchs

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