Local Sports Journal

It was a tale of two halves on Tuesday night.

The Orchard View Cardinals outscored the Shelby Tigers 36-18 in the first half then hung on for a 55-51 victory in nonleague girls basketball action.

Shelby outscored OV 33-19 in the second half, but fell just short.

Diamond McGee led OV with 19 points, Jayshonna Blackshire added 10 points and six assists and Chelsie Nash had 10 points.