From staff reports
North Jefferson News
TRUSSVILLE — Gardendale closed to within two points of host Hewitt-Trussville, but the Rockets faltered down the stretch as the Huskies got a 44-38 win in Class 6A Area 12 girls basketball action Friday.
Joy Sadler had 13 rebounds, seven points and six blocked shots for the Rockets, and Mallorie Corbin added nine points and six rebounds.
Cayla Dillard scored 13 points and Morgan McLain had 11 for Hewitt (7-4, 1-1 area).
Gardendale (2-7, 1-1) hosts rival Mortimer Jordan on Monday night.