By Tom Robinson
OXON HILL, Md. – JB Hoops Bucci took control early on the way to a 62-34 rout of Carolina Waves 17 BSTT Sunday at the USJN 17U Girls Nationals at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center at National Harbor.
JB Hoops scored 12 straight points to break the game’s last tie at 6-6. After leading by nine points at the half, JB Hoops outscored Carolina, 35-16, in the second half.
Lauren Charlton went 4-for-5 on 3-pointers in the second half to finish with 15 points.
Nya Johnson added 13 points, a team-high 6 rebounds, 3 assists and 3 steals.
Rachael Rose, who scored nine points, and Lindsey Welsh, who made a team-high steals, shared the team lead with five assists.
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