Prep roundup: Eziomume's buzzer-beater lifts North Cobb to victory

Nov. 16—Chisom Eziomume's layup at the buzzer was the difference as the North Cobb girls defeated Etowah 49-48 to earn the first win of its season Tuesday.

Sonia Velez had a team-high 11 points, while Erinne Giles finished with nine. Eziomume and Armani Shaw each added eight.

The Lady Warriors (1-1) will host Denmark on Thursday.

North Cobb Christian 56, Pace Academy 52: Brooke Moore had 22 points and Alexis Healy finished with 14 points and six rebounds to lead the Lady Eagles to a season-opening victory.

Gaby LoPresti finished with seven points and four rebounds, while Selena Wilson added six points and seven boards.

North Cobb Christian (1-0) will host Creekview on Thursday.

BOYS BASKETBALL

Tuesday

Walker 48, Lassiter 34: Moustapha Diop had 17 points and 14 rebounds in his varsity debut as the Wolverines knocked off their Cobb County rival.

Noah Pederson finished with nine points and Andrew Carey added eight points and six rebounds.

Walker (1-0) will host Fellowship Christian on Monday.

Cumberland Christian 73, Arlington Christian 71: Max McNeil had 31 points and eight rebounds to lead the Patriots to a non-region victory.

Christian Bacon finished with 17 points, nine assists and six rebounds. Jermaine Williams had nine points and five rebounds, and Emery McCurdy added five points and five rebounds.

FLAG FOOTBALL

Monday

Allatoona 14, Lassiter 12: Maci Strickland threw for 145 yards and two touchdowns to help lead the Lady Buccaneers to victory.

Sam Beck had 60 yards receiving and a touchdown, while Aoife Flynn had a touchdown catch. Kiki Daniels had six receptions for 48 yards, an interception on defense and broke up five passes.

Allatoona (10-2) will host North Cobb on Thursday to close the regular season.