William Campbell junior Jermiah Smith gets in a good dunk shot — earning 2 of the 13 points he scored during his team’s impressive 72-58 boys basketball away game victory Friday over cross-county arch-rival Altavista. (Photo by Donna Kirby Brown.)

ALTAVISTA -- The William Campbell Generals conspicuously outranked the Altavista Colonels in boys basketball action Friday night. William Campbell soundly defeated Altavista 72-58 in the away matchup. The Generals would hit seven 3-pointers in the game and used a big third quarter to pull away for the win. Keshon Knight led the Generals in scoring with 28 points, while the Colonels (7-15, 3-9) were led by Stuart Hunt with 23.

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