Haven Rollins, shown here in earlier action, scored 17 points to lead the East Jackson girls over White County Friday (Dec. 4). 

The East Jackson girls’ basketball team got 17 points and five rebounds from Haven Rollins Friday (Dec. 4) as the Eagles pulled out a 47-45 road win at White County.

Kenzie Whitehead added 10 points and 12 rebounds as East Jackson picked up its first win of the year.

East Jackson (1-1) trailed 13-10 after a quarter, but gained a 28-23 lead at the half and took a 36-34 lead into the final quarter.

Eagle coach Cherrelle Pullen said her team could have played better.

“More work has to be done,” Pullen said.

East Jackson plays at home against Cedar Shoals Wednesday (6 p.m.).


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