Both of South Lakes High School's varsity basketball teams began winter break with victories over Thomas Jefferson on Friday.
The girls team won its seventh straight in an 89-35 blowout. Sophomore Princess Aghayere lead with career highs - 21 points and 16 rebounds. Sasha Sprei added nine assists. Only one TJ player (Minh Bui, 10 points) scored in double figures.
South Lakes (8-1 overall, 4-0 Liberty District) will play C.H. Flowers at the 40th annual IAABO Invitational tournament in Largo, MD on Dec. 26. Tip-off time is 6 p.m.
The boys team (3-5, 2-2 Liberty) ended a three-game losing skid with its 49-41 victory over Jefferson. South Lakes scored 21 fourth-quarter points to pull away and seal the win.
The Seahawks were led by Brandon Kamga with 11 points and Junior Ebbot with 10 points.
The Seahawks will play Pinehurst (NC) in a holiday tournament on Dec. 27.