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Washington 95, Jefferson 62
SHENANDOAH JUNCTION (Feb. 1) – Kendell Smith scored 28 points and grabbed 14 rebounds as Washington took a commanding early lead against county-rival Jefferson and cruised to a 95-62 conference victory.
The top-ranked Patriots (12-0) also received 22 points from Dominique Newman, 20 points from Maleke Jones and 10 from Jerome Jones.
Jalen Smith paced the Cougars (8-6) with a team-high 21 points. Jahlil Jenkins also added 15 points for Jefferson, followed by six points apiece from Andrew King, Mario Gonzalez and Christian Johnson.
Josh Dudley added 11 points and six rebounds for Washington.
Jefferson 61, Spring Mills 52
SPRING MILLS (Jan. 31) – Jahlil Jenkins scored 28 points and Jalen Smith added 14 as Jefferson won its fourth game in its past five outings following a 61-52 conference victory over Spring Mills.
Jenkins scored the first seven points of the game for the Cougars (8-5), and Jefferson built a four-point lead at intermission and led by as many as 18 points in the third quarter.
Jefferson also collected six points apiece from Andrew King and Michael Tennant, while Mario Gonzalez added four and Christian Johnson two.
Washington 91, Musselman 64
INWOOD (Jan. 31) – Maleke Jones scored a game-high 29 points, including 21 in the second half, as top-ranked Washington trounced No. 6 Musselman, 91-64, in conference action on the road.
Before a packed house in Inwood, the Patriots (11-0) built a 53-29 halftime lead and never looked back, collecting 25 points from Dominique Newman and 21 points from Jerome Jones.
Kendell Smith also netted eight points for Washington, while Josh Dudley added seven and Austin Shields scored three.
Washington 69,Musselman 64
CHARLES TOWN (Jan. 30) – Brittani McCoy scored 22 points, including the tying basket as regulation time expired, and grabbed 12 rebounds as Washington shook off a first-half deficit to roll to a 69-64 overtime victory against conference-rival Musselman.
Mackenzie Littleton scored 15 points for the Patriots, while Morgan Adams netted 14 and Jackie Hess added 10 as Washington (4-7) overcame a 35-22 halftime deficit.
Destiny Cogle scored four points and added five rebounds for the Patriots, and Kiley Nelson and Jordan Harder netted two points apiece.
Jefferson 44,Spring Mills 32
SHENANDOAH JUNCTION (Jan. 30) – Kirsten Doleman tied a season-high personal-best 19 points and Kenzie Chrisman and Selena Renteria added seven points apiece as Jefferson earned a 44-32 conference victory over Spring Mills.
The Cougars built an 11-point halftime lead and overcame a third-quarter surge by the Cardinals to come within two points before pulling away and winning their fourth-consecutive game.
Jefferson (8-5) also received four points from Alanna Baylor and three points from Marissa Jones.
Washington 52, Musselman 42
Washington 51, Hampshire 41
SHEPHERDSTOWN (Feb. 1) – Shawn Gee won the 50 freestyle and 100 butterfly as the Washington boys swimming program remained undefeated in duals competition.
The Patriots (11-0) also had individual victories by Derek Carson in the 200 individual medley and 100 breaststroke, followed by collaborative winning efforts in the 200 medley and 400 freestyle relays.
Jefferson 79, Martinsburg 8
Jefferson 78, Hedgesville 13
Jefferson 78, Spring Mills 12
SHEPHERDSTOWN (Feb. 1) – Bryan Wiercioch won the 200 and 500 freestyles and Nicholas Mazaleski won the 50 and 100 freestyles as the Jefferson boys swimming team remained undefeated in duals action with a four-way sweep of Martinsburg, Hedgesville and Spring Mills.
The Cougars (13-0) also collected winning individual efforts from Bailey Pitcher in the 100 butterfly and 100 backstroke, while taking collaborative victories in the 200 medley relay and 200 and 400 freestyle relays.
Jefferson 86, James Buchanan 84
MERCERSBURG, Pa. (Jan. 27) – Bailey Pitcher won the 100 butterfly and 100 backstroke as the Jefferson boys swimming program upped its unblemished duals record to 10-0 with a victory over nonconference rival James Buchanan.
Nicholas Mazaleski also won the 100 freestyle for the visiting Cougars.
Washington 60, Hampshire 33
Musselman 49, Washington 44
SHEPHERDSTOWN (Feb. 1) – Cameron Payne won the 100 freestyle and 100 backstroke as the Washington girls swimming program spilt a three-way meet, defeating Hampshire but falling to Musselman.
The Patriots (8-3) also had individual victories by Mikayla Payne in the 200 and 500 freestyles, as well as Jill Goben in the 200 individual medley.
Washington sets girls team records in the 200 and 400 freestyle relays.
Jefferson 65, Hedgesville 28
Jefferson 80, Spring Mills 12
Jefferson 75, Martinsburg 14
SHEPHERDSTOWN (Feb. 1) – Mia Holland won the 100 and 200 freestyles and Kaelyn Gardner won the 100 butterfly and 500 freestyle as the Jefferson girls swimming team swept a four-way meet against conference rivals Hedgesville, Spring Mills and Martinsburg.
The Cougars (12-1) also received individual victories from Kaley Hoffman in the 100 backstroke and team wins in the 200 medley relay, and 200 and 400 freestyle relays.
Jefferson 100, James Buchanan 69
MERCERSBURG, Pa. (Jan. 27) – Kaelyn Gardner won the 100 butterfly and 100 backstroke as the Jefferson girls swimming program defeated nonconference rival James Buchanan on the road.
The Cougars (9-1) also collected individual victories from Kaitlyn Orr in the 50 freestyle and Emma Alquist in the 100 breaststroke. – Jeff Brammer