Pepperell girls 60, Chattooga 50

The Lady Dragons used a strong first half to roll to the 7-AA win.

Anna Kate Rickman finished with 13 points, and Caroline Holbrook had 9 points, all of which came from three 3-pointers.

The win moved Pepperell into a tie with Murray County for fifth place, and later Friday night, Pepperell won a coin toss to gain the No. 5 seed for next week’s region tournament.

Murray County will be the sixth seed.

Pepperell will play Chattooga on Tuesday in the opening round.