Red Bud girls basketball vs. Ashworth

Red Bud girls basketball vs. Ashworth (Larry Greeson, For the Calhoun Times)


The Red Bud girls and boys varsity and JV basketball teams opened their seasons on Tuesday as they squared off against Ashworth.

The Red Bud girls varsity girls earned a 48-38 home win as Madison Abernathy scored 13 and Daily Dress added 11. The Lady Phoenix JV team preceded that game with a 32-12 win as Diana Smith and Brynley Walraven each scored eight points. Red Bud girls coach Frank Pinson (second from left) is pictured talking to his team during a timeout on Tuesday.

The Red Bud varsity boys went on the road to Ashworth and earned a 47-31 win thanks in large part to Christian Roberts’ team-leading 17 points. Brant Bryant also scored 12. The Red Bud JV boys started the afternoon with a 59-17 win. Bryant was the leading scorer in that game with 18 points, and Ridge Redd added 13 of his own.

Both teams are back in action on Monday when they visit South Central.