Area briefs: Pioneer boys edge North Stafford

Posted: December 29, 2012

From Star staff reports

WARRENTON — Rze Culbreath scored 20 points to lead Millbrook to a 59-58 boys’ basketball victory over North Stafford at the Scenic America Holiday Tournament at Fauquier High School Friday night.

Cody Brooks added 14 points for the Pioneers (7-4) in what was a tight contest throughout.

Millbrook led 33-32 at the half, and the contest was tied 47-47 after three quarters.

Zach Harrell added nine points (on three 3-pointers), and T.J. Bruce scored eight for the Pioneers.

Colonels 70, Bulldogs 51

STRASBURG — Ryland Williams scored 19 points and had six steals to lead James Wood to a victory over Luray in the Strasburg Tournament Friday night.

Michael Carter added 17 points, and Nick Foura also scored in double figures with 11 for the Colonels (5-3).

James Wood led 32-22 at the half.

Conquerors 89, Calvary 69

ROMNEY, W.Va. — Brandon Pressley scored 28 points and had 17 rebounds and eight assists in Mountain View Christian’s win over Calvary Christian Academy (Md.) at the Hampshire Invitational Friday night.

James Kirksey added 27 points, seven assists and four rebounds, and Wayne Alsberry chipped in 21 points, 10 rebounds, three assists and three steals for MVCA (11-4).