Basketball: No. 2 Boynton girls rout No. 7 Park Vista
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
by The Palm Beach Post
Alexis Sparkman scored 37 points, leading second-ranked Boynton Beach to an 88-74 rout of No. 7 Park Vista in a girls basketball matchup Wednesday night in Boynton Beach.
Taija Johnson added 22 points for the Tigers (9-2), who bounced back from a loss Monday to top-ranked Dwyer.
Park Vista fell to 7-5 on the season.
No. 1 Dwyer 67, No. 8 Boca Raton 61: Keyanna Harris scored 18 points and Mykeria Lee added 12 as the Panthers (10-1) held off the Bobcats (9-4) in Boca Raton. For Boca, Lauren Janka had eight points and nine rebounds and Tatijani added six points and 10 rebounds.
No. 4 Lake Worth 53, Santaluces 14: Jonika Garvin had 16 points and 14 rebounds and Storm Bureau added 10 steals as the Trojans (7-0) raced past the Chiefs in Lantana.
Wellington 48, No. 9 Pahokee 42: LaToya Ashman scored 20 points to lead the Wolverines past the Blue Devils (7-3) in Pahokee. Lasaunique Robertson scored 16 points for Pahokee.
Royal Palm Beach 60, Glades Central 44: Shamiah Manley scored 23 points and Jasmine Carlisle added 13 to lead the Wildcats (5-4) over the Raiders in Royal Palm Beach.
Jupiter 53, Spanish River 44: Katie Rienas scored 21 points and Lauren Waide added 10 rebounds as the Warriors (6-5) defeated the Sharks in Boca Raton.
St. Andrew's 46, Cardinal Newman 35: Blondelle Ngouchinghe had six points and 14 rebounds to lead the Scots (10-2) past the Crusaders in West Palm Beach.
John I. Leonard 46, Forest Hill 32: Joshelle Birch scored 24 points and Katelyn King contributed 11 rebounds as the Lancers (3-9) stopped the Falcons in Greenacres.
Okeechobee 54, Clewiston 16: Carley McCoin had 16 points and seven rebounds as the Brahmans (6-3) coasted past the Tigers in Clewiston.
No. 5 Suncoast 73, Forest Hill 33: Santigie Fornah had 18 points, five rebounds and three steals and LaTerrence Butts added 21 points, seven assists and four steals as the Chargers (7-1) routed the Falcons in Riviera Beach.
West Boca Raton 90, Benjamin 78: Kenny Chien had 17 points and six rebounds, leading the Bulls (2-5) over the Buccaneers (5-5) in Boca Raton. Isaiah Hobbs had 42 points and seven rebounds and Tyler Kasten added 13 points and eight rebounds for Benjamin.
Boca Raton Christian 69, Wellington Christian 34: R.J. Walsh scored 19 points and Colin Gray added 16 as the Blazers (6-2) handled the Eagles at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami.
Oxbridge Academy 57, FAU High 29: Zach Shell scored 18 points and Jake Gephart added 14 to lead the Thunderwolves (7-2) to the rout of the Owls in West Palm Beach.
Vero Beach-St. Edward's 64, Pine School 29: Jack Stubblefield scored 11 points and Ryan Edwards added 10, but the Knights (3-6) fell to the Pirates in Hobe Sound.