Eagles, Eaglettes have big nights against region foe Tattnall

Stratford’s girls team posted a huge win against undefeated Tattnall last Friday night. The Eaglettes host Twiggs County on Tuesday. (Photo by NICK DOROGY, Gazebo Staff Writer)

By NICK DOROGY, Gazebo Staff Writer

Stratford’s boys and girls varsity basketball teams soared to victories over Tatnall Square Academy in Region 7A-A action at The Grady last Friday night.

Ashlee Francis lead the Eaglettes to an impressive 34-21 victory over previously unbeaten Tattnall. Francis scored 23 of her 25 points in the second half to help Stratford improve to 13-2 and 2-1 in the region.

In the boys game, seniors Quintez Cephus scored 22 points, including three dunks, and O’Showen Williams added 21 to lift the Eagles to a hard-fought 67-58 win over the Trojans. The Stratford boys are now 10-3 and 2-1 in region play.

Stratford hosts Twiggs County Tuesday night at The Grady.