By Craig Sager II
Pope 82 Harrison 65: Andrew Mendel scored 26 points in host Pope’s win. Teammate Chase Hutchins added 14 into the Greyhounds’ scoring outburst that helped them open up their 34-24 half time lead.
Whitfield Academy 56 B.E.S.T. Academy 22: Host Whitfield Academy led 28-12 at the half and stayed hot until the final buzzer in part to big games out of Brendon Myles and Braelen Phillips. Myles led all scorers with 18 points and Phillips got the double double with 10 points and 12 rebounds.
Newton 58 Jenkins 55: Visiting Newton improved to 8-2 on the season edging out the win in a team effort. Four Ram players scored in double figures. Leading the scoring was Rashard Cabane who had 13 points.