weathered two threats to stretch its two-year winning streak to 52 games, including 11 this season.
rallying on the road to beat previously unbeaten Washington-Marion
(Lake Charles), 58-55, Peabody held off visiting Compton, Calif., 52-45.
made three late free throws, including two by center Troy Jones
beat Washington-Marion. Henry Pryor came off the bench to score 17
Compton was last season's Class 2A runner-up in California's
second-largest classification. Peabody is the defending Class 4A state
champion in Louisiana's second-largest classification.