High school basketball teaser
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At Glencoe in the Class 3A, Area 10 tournament, Piedmont senior Kaitlyn Ridley netted both ends of a one-and-one free throw opportunity with four seconds remaining to lift the Bulldogs over Pleasant Valley 38-35.

The Bulldogs led 32-20 after three quarters. McKinley Parris and Emma Hood each had four points and Rylee Haynes hit a 3-pointer, sparking Pleasant Valley’s fourth-quarter rally. Piedmont (20-8) won for the seventh time in eight games. The Bulldogs meet host Glencoe for the tournament title Thursday at 6 p.m.

Piedmont’s top performers:

—Kayley Kirk, 10 points, two-3-point baskets, six rebounds

—Ridley, nine points, five rebounds

—Pinky Nation, nine points, four rebounds, two blocks

—Sydney Prater seven points, six rebounds, two blocks

Pleasant Valley’s top performers:

—Brooke Perry, 10 points

—Parris, eight points

—Hood, six points

—Karmyn Sparks, six points, 4-for-4 at the free throw line

Cleburne County 36, Lincoln 23: At Talladega, Cleburne County advanced to the championship game of the Class 5A, Area 10 tournament. The Tigers will play Talladega on Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Cleburne County’s top performers:

—Tatiana Ervin, 10 points, 10 steals

—Olivia McDaniel, 11 points, three rebounds