Wednesday’s area sports briefs

From staff reportsJanuary 9, 2013 

Pro golf

Michael Midgette of Conway made two eagles and birdied the last three holes Wednesday to a seven under par 65 and victory on the Tour at Abacoa Golf Club.

Midgette eagled the par-5 second and 10th holes, birdied Nos. 3, 16, 17 and 18, and bogeyed the par-4 seventh hole. It was Midgette’s first victory as a golf pro and he earned $1,000 from the $7,735 purse.

High school girls basketball

•  (At) Mullins 67, Waccamaw 31 | The Auctioneers played three strong quarters to take the win from the Warriors on Tuesday.

Jaynae Rice led Waccamaw with 11 points.

•  WACCAMAW (31) – Jess Preedom 4, D’etta Greene 3, Jess Benton 3, Mary Tyler 10, Jaynae Rice 11.

•  MULLINS (67) – Z. Williams 7, R. McDonald 12, B. Brantley 2, N. Godfrey 14, J. Lasane 16, K. Platt 3, J. Wright 2, C. Phillips 9, M. Rush 2.


• 3-point goals: Mullins 2 (Lasane 2). Team fouls: Waccamaw 17; Mullins 11. Fouled out: None. Technical fouls: Mullins team technical.

• Records: Waccamaw 4-5

•  Lowcountry Prep 51, (at) Cathedral Academy 30 | Rachael Exum had a game-high 24 points to lead the Marlins on Tuesday.

Sydney Derrick had a double-double with 10 points and 13 rebounds for Lowcountry Prep.

From staff reports

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