Girls Junior Varsity Basketball, Girls Varsity Basketball · Carver-Birmingham 67, Midfield 45: Rams shut down Patriots

Carver-Birmingham jumped out to a fast double-digit lead and never looked back, defeating Midfield 67-45 in the MLK Classic at Carver.

The Rams (15-9) took a 22-11 lead after the first quarter and used a stifling press to force 18 turnovers.

Journey Jones scored 16 points, 11 of them in the first half, to lead Carver, and Jada Swinnie had 15 points and 11 rebounds.

Charnita Dunklin had 13 points and eight rebounds. Kylie Roscoe had 12 points and seven steals, and Paris Parker added nine points and seven steals.

Amaya Fluker led Midfield with 15 points.