Traonna Thomas made the most of her return to the basketball court. After missing last season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament, the senior scored 10 points, grabbed 10 boards and had seven steals in Oakland Mill’s 45-25 season opening victory over visiting Edgewood Wednesday. 

Karigan Awkward also had a double-double for the Scorpions (1-0), finishing with 10 points and 11 rebounds. Tori Diggs had a team-high 11 points in the win.

Oakland Mills ended the game strong, but started the contest a little slowly.

“We got off to a sloppy start,” coach Seth Willingham said. “We were missing layups and fumbling the ball. Must have been first game jitters but we got it together in the second half.”


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Other scores:

Howard 42, St Paul's School for Girls 19

H (1-0): Biniak 12, Hoesmann 7, Kinsey 7, Gilmore 5, Sims 4, Walls 4, Talley 2.

SP (0-1): Dorsey 7, Wright 5, McDonnel 3, Conrad 2, Hull 2.

Half: 24-10 H.

Chapelgate Christian 45, Key 25

Centennial 55, Chesapeake (AA) 44

South Carroll 47, Marriotts Ridge 27