Lady Red Devils top Maiden, win SF2A Tournament title

The Maiden Lady Blue Devils (14-13) gave a gallant effort against the South Fork 2A’s top team, but in the end it was the Newton-Conover (24-2) girls that completed an undefeated conference regular season and tournament championship with a 62-50 win at CVCC.

Rutgers signee Chyna Cornwell led the way with 30 points, and junior Grace loftin added 19 for the Lady Red Devils, who won their 16th straight game.  Newton-Conover’s last loss came back on December 30 to 3A Hickory.

Lainee Hentschel and Cree Bass paced the Maiden girls with 15 points apiece.    

Maiden 5   14 13  18 – 50

Newton-Con. 15  14 14  19 – 62

Maiden: Lainee Hentschel 15, Cree Bass 15, Arrowood 8, Andrews 5, Sigmon 5, Mingus 2.

Newton-Conover: Chyna Cornwell 30, Grace Loftin 19, Walton 6, Geddes 4, Peters 3.