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DeKalb teams take top honors in holiday tournament

12/31/2008, 11:04 a.m.
DeKalb County teams won two of the four championships in the DeKalb Holiday Tournament Dec....

DeKalb County teams won two of the four championships in the DeKalb Holiday Tournament Dec. 22-23.

The Redan Lady Raiders beat the McEachern Lady Indians 48-35 to win the National Girls' Championship, while the Greenforest Christian Eagles won the American Division Boys' Championship, beating North Cobb Christian 57-53.

Lady Raiders senior guard Quortni Fambro came off the bench to score a game-high 14 points in their win over McEachern. Forward Nia Evans, the tournament's MVP, and guard MacKenzie Dalrymple, an All-Tournament team honoree, had standout games.

Jamel Jones, the Eagles' junior small forward, was named MVP of the American Division, and guard Joseph Chase was named to the All-Tournament team.

Heritage High School won the American Division Girls' Championship by knocking off the Lithonia Lady Bulldogs and Tri-Cities beat Southwest DeKalb to win the National Division Boys' Championship.
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