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Oxford beats South Jones 62-54 for 5A title

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Erika Sisk poured in a game-high 20 points to lead Oxford past South Jones 62-54 in the Class 5A MHSAA girls state championship game.

Alexus Malone chipped in 12 points for the Lady Chargers, who finished undefeated at 33-0 and captured their first state title since winning three in a row from 1996 to '98. Sisk, a Murray State signee, added six rebounds and six assists.

Keoshya Wilson led South Jones (28-8) with 16 points. The Lady Braves had a 16-14 lead at the end of the first quarter, but couldn't hold off Oxford, which took a 29-24 by halftime.

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