Cyclones turn back Vikings

from staff reports


   BRISTOL -- Using a solid second-quarter push and a 15-point effort from B.J. Miller, Elizabethton captured a 48-44 non-conference victory over Tennessee High on Tuesday night.
   The Cyclones boosted their overall record to 23-3, and will journey at Unicoi County for their Watauga Conference finale on Thursday night.
   The Vikings had slight control early in the game, leading 14-10 at the end of the first quarter.
   Elizabethton, responded, picked up the pace in the second period and grabbed a 30-26 halftime lead.
   The score was 36-32 in the Cyclones' favor entering the final stanza.
   Lester Bailey and Vince Redd both scored in double digits for EHS, netting 10 apiece, with Jordan Lambert chipping in nine.
   Porter was tops for Tennessee High with 20 points. Buchanan added 11 for the Vikes.