Etowah held Roswell to its second-lowest scoring output of the season as the Eagles won 44-43 at home on Tuesday night.

With the win, Etowah (16-5, 7-1) clinched a spot in the state playoffs for the fourth straight season, guaranteeing itself at least a top-two spot in Region 4AAAAAAA.

Will Garvey scored a team-high 15 points to go along with six rebounds and five assists, while Brock Rechsteiner score 12 points to go along with seven rebounds and four assists.

Etowah will play at Woodstock on Friday.

Sequoyah 80, Dalton 70: The Chiefs recorded their 13th straight victory and remained second in the Region 6AAAAAA standings.

Jacksen Greco scored a team-high 23 points and added eight rebounds, while Dashaun Robinson added 14 points for Sequoyah (18-4, 11-2), which will play at Osborne on Friday.

Cherokee 53, Walton 44: Cherokee got a combined 43 points from Taihland Owens, Elijah Tucker and Zack Vickers as it won on the road.

Cherokee (19-4, 6-2) remained second in Region 4AAAAAAA with the victory.

Tucker led Cherokee with 16 points and 10 rebounds, while Owens finished with 13 points, six rebounds and four steals. Vickers finished with 14 points, four rebounds and three assists.

Cherokee will host Roswell on Friday.

Woodstock 55, Lassiter 52: Rakim Thompson scored a team-high 21 points as Woodstock won at Lassiter.

Woodstock (11-11, 3-5) moved into a three-way tie for third place in the Region 4AAAAAAA standings with Roswell and Walton.

Leo Mesumbe scored 10 points, while Ezekiel Pettway added nine points and D.J. Potts-Heard added seven.

Woodstock will host Etowah on Friday.

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Cherokee 53, Walton 31: The Lady Warriors won their ninth straight game with a convincing road victory.

Third-ranked Cherokee (21-2, 8-0 Region 4AAAAAAA) remained in first place in the region with the win.

Ashlyn Andrus scored a team-high 13 points, while Haylee Donley finished with 11 points. Ten players recorded points for the Lady Warriors, who will host Roswell on Friday.

Woodstock 85, Lassiter 23: Sophomore Bridget Utberg scored a season-high 30 points to go along with seven steals, five rebounds and five assists as the Lady Wolverines won on the road.

Sixth-ranked Woodstock (20-3, 6-2 Region 4AAAAAAA) remained second in the region behind Cherokee.

Carly Henderson finished with 18 points, four rebounds and three steals for Woodstock. Karson Martin totaled 12 points, five rebounds and four steals, while fellow freshman Sara Grace Bertolini finished with nine points, eight rebounds and two steals.

Woodstock will play host Etowah on Friday.

Sequoyah 59, Dalton 31: Elle Blatchford and A’ryn Jackson each scored a team-high 12 points as the Lady Chiefs won at Dalton.

Sequoyah (14-7, 10-3) remained second in the Region 6AAAAAA standings with the victory.

Blatchford added three rebounds and three assists, while Jackson added nine rebounds. Deja Rakestraw finished with 11 points, four rebounds and three assists.

Sequoyah will play at Osborne on Friday.

Roswell 54, Etowah 45: Roswell jumped out to a 23-9 lead by the end of the first quarter, and Etowah was unable to regain the momentum as it fell on the road.

The loss dropped Etowah (11-12, 3-5) to a tie for fourth place in Region 4AAAAAAA.

Ally Zazzara led Etowah will 11 points, while Rachel Hugenberg chipped in with nine on three 3-pointers.

Etowah will play at Woodstock on Friday.

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