Saturday’s area sports briefs

From staff reportsDecember 15, 2012 

— Solomon Cooper scored 17 points to lead the Myrtle Beach boys basketball team to a 64-59 victory over Carolina Forest on Saturday night.

•  CAROLINA FOREST (59) – Zavier Jones 8, Donovan Williams 9, Chris Johnson 6, Shakiel White 2, Ryan Yurachek 19, Isaac Wathen 6, Juwan Butler-Stevens 9.

•  MYRTLE BEACH (64) – Tyshame Lewis 3, Nolan Butler 6, Heath Gray 2, Mason Lewis 11, Brooks Swanson 6, Bert Mack 16, Solomon Cooper 17, Coleman Martini 8.

Carolina Forest148191859
Myrtle Beach918162164

• 3-point goals: Carolina Forest 2 (Jones, Johnson); Myrtle Beach 6 (T. Lewis, M. Lewis 2, Swanson 2, Mack). Team fouls: Carolina Forest 15, Myrtle Beach 24. Technical fouls: Tyrone Cooper.

• Records: Carolina Forest 1-7, Myrtle Beach 4-2.

Boys basketball

•  Georgetown 57, (at) Hemingway 29 | Anthony Blair picked up the double-double with 11 points and 13 rebounds as the Bulldogs got the win.

•  GEORGETOWN (57) – Gibson 2, Cuttino 11, Anderson 4, Walker 6, Blair 11, Billings 6, Keith 1, Nesbitt 5, Doiley 5, McGirt 6.

•  HEMINGWAY (29) – Hampton 3, McKelvey 6, Scott 6, Kinsey 8, Langley 2, James 3, Kinsey 1.

Georgetown1510131957
Hemingway1138729

• 3-point goals: Georgetown 6 (Cuttino 3, Nesbitt, Doiley, Anderson); Hemingway 5 (Scott 2, Kinsey 2, James). Team fouls: Georgetown 8, Hemingway 13. Fouled out: Wiliams.

• Records: Georgetown 6-3

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