FAYETTEVILLE, NC (WECT) – East Bladen Sophomore Lacey Suggs scored a game-high 22 points for East Bladen, but it wasn't enough as the Eagles lost to top seeded Reidsville 41-37 in the 2A East Regionals.
East Bladen led 24-19 at the half after shooting 47 percent from the floor. In the second half the Rams defensive pressure was too much for the Eagles, who turned the ball over 18 times in the game.
For the Eagles, who end the season 28-2, it's the programs 12th trip to the East Regionals.
Orange 69, West Brunswick 56 F
The top seeded Orange Panthers out scored West Brunswick 20-13 in the 4th as they beat the Trojans 69-56 to advance to the East Regional Finals.
The Panthers, who never trailed in the game out scored the Trojans 28-2 in fast break buckets.
Zarie Hawkins led West Brunswick with 11 points. With the loss the Trojans end the season with a 20-8 record.
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