C.B. Aycock used a strong defensive performance to defeat Rosewood 40-15 on Tuesday evening. With the win, the Golden Falcons improved their record 2-1 overall, while Rosewood falls to 0-1.
Trailing 5-3 early in the first quarter, Bailey Wood scored five straight points, and the Golden Falcons suddenly had an 8-5 lead at the end of the first quarter.
Three straight baskets, two from Laci Best and one from Destiny Mason, pushed C.B. Aycock ahead 14-5 early in the second quarter, but Skyler Lassiter’s three-point play trimmed C.B. Aycock’s lead down to 14-8.
However, that was as close as the Eagles could get, and C.B. Aycock used a 4-0 run to take an 18-8 lead at halftime.
In the third quarter, the Golden Falcons outscored the Eagles 13-5. Presley Gray knocked down a three-pointer to give C.B. Aycock a 31-13 at the end of the third quarter.
The Golden Falcons limited Rosewood to two points in the fourth quarter and had no problems getting the victory.
Best led the Golden Falcons with 14 points, Mason scored 12 points, Wood and Gray both contributed five points, while McKenzie Millard finished with four points.
C.B. Aycock travels to Eastern Wayne (2-0) tonight, and Rosewood hosts Princeton (0-1) on Friday.