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Davis, Forrest, Wheeler shoot Alexandria boys to host rights for Class 5A, Area 12 tourney. Pleasant Valley boys improve to 4-0 in area play.

By East Alabama Sports Today

ALEXANDRIA — Drake Davis hit three 3-pointers on the way to 15 points, and Alexandria’s boys beat Southside 60-37 in Class 5A, Area 12 play.

The Valley Cubs (15-5, 3-0 area) clinched the right to play host to the area tournament.

Alexandria’s other top performers:

—Cleat Forrest: 13 points (three 3-pointers).
—Cole Wheeler: nine points (two 3-pointers).
—Quendavion McDowell: nine points.

Southside’s top performers:

—Silas Osborne: nine points (one 3-pointer).
—Cayden Reason: nine points.
—Mason Stephens: eight points.

PLEASANT VALLEY 38, RANBURNE 28: Braxton Salster scored 13 points to lead Pleasant Valley in a defensive, Class 2A, Area 9 battle.

Other top performers for Pleasant Valley (8-6, 4-0):

—Brody Barnwell: eight points (one 3-pointer).
—Bryce Freeman: seven points.

Ranburne’s top performers:

—Bryce Cash: 10 points.
—Will Skinner: eight points.

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