The Madison Southern girls basketball team suffered a 50-48 loss to Floyd Central on Monday in the third-place game of the Winterfest Shootout.

The event took place in Sevierville, Tenn.

Samantha Cornelison had a team-best 21 points for the Lady Eagles (6-5). Aleigh Richardson had eight points and eight rebounds. Skylar Sparks had seven points and six rebounds.

Morgan Flannery had seven points and one rebound. Jada Carter had three points and one rebound, while Tara Wooten had two points and four rebounds.

Southern opened play in the tournament with a 61-28 loss to Science Hill (Tenn.) on Friday. The Lady Eagles bounced back with a 45-25 win over South Doyle (Tenn.) on Saturday.

Southern is set to return to action Saturday against Cooper in the Centria Metals/Penn Station Shootout at Franklin County.

Lady Patriots take tournament title

The Model Laboratory girls basketball team jumped on top early and rolled to a championship on Saturday at the Downs Syndrome Louisville Classic.

Model defeated the host school, Whitefield Academy, 54-36, in the championship game.

Taylor Lecompte had 12 points and nine rebounds and McKenna Tuttle had 12 points and five steals as the Lady Patriots (8-2) pushed their winning streak to five games.

Model led 18-5 after the first quarter and was up 33-20 at halftime.

Keaton Hall had 11 points, six rebounds and three assists. Summer Ray had seven points, seven rebounds, five steals and three assists.

Model was 22-of-54 from the field, including 6-of-13 from three-point range, and hit 4-of-8 free throws.

Tuttle and Lecompte were both named to the all-tournament team.

Kenzie Ferguson had six points. Avery Tuttle had four points and Presley Lochmueller had two points.

McKenna Tuttle, Ferguson and Hall each hit two three-pointers.

In the two games they played in the tournament, the Lady Patriots out-scored their opponents 99-46.

Model is set to return to action on Jan. 2 against Lynn Camp.

Indians snap skid

Kole Browne and Braeden Ray led the way as the Madison Central boys basketball team snapped a two-game losing streak with a solid performance Sunday in Lexington at the Traditional Bank Classic.

The juniors combined to score 47 points in a 62-52 win over North Oldham.

The Indians (4-7) forced 15 turnovers, which led to 14 points, had 30 points in the paint and led by as much as 17 points in the second half. Central trailed 12-8 after the first quarter, but took a 26-22 lead into halftime, then out-scored the Mustangs 17-11 in the third quarter.

Browne played all 32 minutes and finished with 30 points and eight rebounds. He was 11-of-22 from the field, hit three three-pointers and was 5-of-5 from the free throw line.

Ray was 7-of-12 from the line and finished with 17 points, four rebounds and three steals.

Alex Rogers had eight points and four rebounds. Trey Skaggs had four points and Jaylen Davis had three points.

Central shot 40.6 percent from the field, including 4-of-12 from three-point range. The Indians were 12-of-20 from the free throw line and had 10 turnovers.

North Oldham shot 40.8 percent from the field (2-of-7 three-pointers) and was 10-of-15 from the free throw line.

Central lost its first two games in the weekend tournament and had dropped seven of its past eight games before beating the Mustangs.

The Indians are set to return to action Friday at home against Collins.

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