Socastee beats Myrtle Beach in OT to open season

Socastee center Jason Cudd

MYRTLE BEACH – Socastee fell behind early but rallied to beat Myrtle Beach in overtime 61-58 in the season opener for both teams. On the girls side, Nia Sumpter and Kira Bell had double-doubles to lead the Seahawks past the Braves 59-32.

BOYS’ BASKETBALL

Carolina Forest 70, North Myrtle Beach 26

Darlington 84, Lamar 15

Johnsonville 53, Creek Bridge 37

Lake City 60, Kingstree 58

West Florence 68, Hartsville 42

Wilson 78, South Florence 66

GIRLS’ BASKETBALL

Hartsville 62, West Florence 60

Lake City 56, Kingstree 29

Manning 73, East Clarendon 56

Thomas Sumter Academy 40, Pee Dee Academy 22

Wilson 68, South Florence 34