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High school basketball highlights, Dec. 16

BOYS

■ Host Franklin County ended on a 22-12 run to beat Jeffersontown 74-62. Ryan Timmons led the Flyers (4-2) with 23 points, and Garrett Hamilton added 21. Khalid Minor had 18 for J-town (4-3).

Harrison County built a 47-11 halftime lead and rolled over visiting Paris 71-36. Caleb Ford had 20 points and Joshua Pulliam 18 for Harrison County (4-3). Oscar Alamilla had 12 for Paris (3-6), which has lost four in a row.

■ Junior guard Kyle Skaggs had 31 points — his fourth 30-point game of the season — in host Russell's 83-54 win over Raceland. Russell (5-3) pulled away with an 18-3 run in the second quarter.

■ Junior guard Ethan Rowe had 36 points and seven steals, and Pikeville (4-1) beat visiting Prestonsburg 76-59.

GIRLS

■ Freshman guard Asia Sims had 19 points, nine rebounds and seven assists to lead Bourbon County to a 71-42 win at Menifee County. Olivia Sparks added 14 points and eighth-grader Anovia Byars had 13 points, seven rebounds and six steals for Bourbon County (3-3).

■ Samantha Sexton had 29 points and eight rebounds to lead host Wayne County (2-5) past McCreary Central 61-59.

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