Johnson, Davis highlights Middle Georgia All Star Weekend festivities

Taylor County's Lyn-J Dixon goes for a slam in the Middle Georgia All Star Weekend's Dunk Contest. /(Luke Hetrick, WGXA)

Middle Georgia's All Star Weekend for local high school basketball stars finally arrived Saturday night to Tattnall Square Academy in Macon. The night featured some of the best players in the area going at it in all star showcases.

In between the boys' and girls' games, the high flyers and shot callers strutted their stuff in the dunk and three-point contests. Peach County's Jared Johnson outlasted Westside's NiAira Dawson in the final round to take home the three-point championship.

As for the thunder makers, Torenio Davis of Bleckley County defeated Taylor County's Lyn-J Dixon in the slam dunk finals by jumping over his teammate for the contest-winning slam.

The weekend will continue Sunday at 5:00 p.m. with the annual Wartown vs. Mactown showcase games.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off