GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jerkins, Paxton post double-doubles for Columbia in big win over Madison County

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Na'Haviya Paxton posted a double-double with 35 points and 10 steals, while Anzarria Jerkins also recorded a double-double with 13 points and 10 steals to lead Columbia to a 61-40 win over Madison County on the road Saturday.

Paxton also had seven steals with two boards and Jerkins added five rebounds for the Lady Tigers (3-0). Keturah Taylor and Amaiya Callum both finished with a team-high 12 rebounds, with Taylor adding four blocks and three points against the Cowgirls (0-2).

Zimora Owens also had four points and 10 rebounds and Ashley Nelson tallied four points, three blocks and two steals.

Columbia's next game is against Nease at home on Dec. 1 at 6 p.m.


Suwannee 70, Bell 14: Janyah Alicea had a double-double with 24 points and 10 steals and V'kaylynn Ward added 23 points to lead Suwannee to a blowout win over Bell at home.

Montayasia Jones also had a double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds.

Suwannee is home Tuesday night against Keystone Heights at 7:30 p.m.