Thursday's boys basketball roundup
Thursday, December 29, 2011
Palm Beach Post Staff Reports
Michael O'Connor had 23 points and 10 rebounds to lead Boca Raton to a 64-60 victory over Parkland-Douglas in Thursday's championship game of the Bobcat Holiday Classic boys basketball tournament.
Jacolby Harris added 10 points for Boca Raton (9-5).
PEMBROKE PINES CHARTER 72, ROYAL PALM BEACH 50
Jimmitry Leblanc scored 12 points and Joe Joe Williams had 11, but the Wildcats fell to the Jaguars in the third-place game of the Bobcat Holiday Classic.
CORAL GABLES 64, PALM BEACH CENTRAL 58
Sam Auguste scored 16 points and Gerald Milligan added 14, but the Broncos (5-7) fell to the Cavaliers in the fifth-place game of the Bobcat Holiday Classic.
COBRA HOLIDAY CLASSIC
NO. 5 ST. ANDREW'S 66, LOYOLA (N.Y.) 39
Alex Rifkind scored 18 points to lead the Scots (8-2) to the rout of the Knights in Boynton Beach in the fifth-place game.
JIM CLARK CLASSIC
NO. 8 SUNCOAST 54, ORLANDO-OAK RIDGE 50
Jonathan Smith scored 22 points for the Chargers (10-3) as they beat the Pioneers in the third-place game in Orlando.
CENTRAL BUCKS WEST (PA.) 52, PARK VISTA 31
Daniel Wale scored 10 points, but the Cobras (6-5) fell to the Buck in the championship game.
CAPITAL CITY CLASSIC
NO. 1 SUMMIT CHRISTIAN 51, TALLAHASSEE-RICKARDS 29
Farad Cobb had 22 points and six assists to carry the Saints (13-0) to a win over the Raiders in Tallahassee. Brandon Williams added nine points, 13 rebounds and six block for Summit.
WESTMINSTER ACADEMY BEACH BALL CLASSIC
NO. 2 GRANDVIEW PREP 68, POLY PREP (N.Y.) 46
Kamil Williams had 20 points, seven assists and six steals and Daniel Garga added 19 points and 20 rebounds as the Pride (8-1) routed the Devils in Fort Lauderdale.
CHAMINADE-MADONNA HOLIDAY CLASSIC
NO. 3 SPANISH RIVER 56, COCONUT CREEK 33
Reggie Love had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Coltin Gelb added nine points as the Sharks (10-0) handled the Cougars in Hollywood. Spanish River will meet Miami Northwestern in the championship at 6:30 tonight.
NAPLES DAILY NEWS SHOOTOUT
ENSWORTH (TENN.) 77, NO. 4 JUPITER 75
Bobby Hain recorded a double-double with 26 points and 11 rebounds for the Warriors (10-3) in their loss to the Tigers. Mike Edgley added 15 points for Jupiter, which faces Southwestern (Ky.) in the third-place game at 4 p.m.
MIAMI PALMETTO 51, WELLINGTON 48
Stephane Beneche and Mike Morosco each scored 12 points, but the Wolverines (8-6) fell to the Panthers in the third-place game of the tournament. Beneche was named to the all-tournament team.
DON WALLEN HOLIDAY TOURNAMENT
SANTALUCES 61, MIAMI SPRINGS 29
Mario Fleurima scored 19 points and Jess Ewald added 12 points and eight rebounds as the Chiefs (7-3) routed the Golden Hawks in Stuart. Santaluces will face Martin County in the championship game at 7:30 tonight.
VERO BEACH HOLDIAY HOOPLA
LAKELAND-LAKE GIBSON 53, PALM BEACH GARDENS 52 (OT)
Alton Gatling scored 21 points, but the Gators (6-5) were edged in overtime by the Fighting Braves in Vero Beach.
EAST LEE COUNTY TOURNAMENT
CLEWISTON 60, FORT MYERS-RIVERDALE 36: Ra'Vin Lee scored 25 points to lead the Tigers (7-5) over the Jaguars in Lehigh Acres. Lorenzo Boyd added 16 points for Clewiston, which faces Fort Myers-Dunbar in the third-place game at
3:30 p.m. today.
JUPITER CHRISTIAN HOLIDAY TOURNAMENT
JENSEN BEACH 69, JUPITER CHRISTIAN 45
Alex Thompson scored 33 points and Jean Alexis added 18 as the Falcons (10-2) routed the Eagles in Jupiter. Stefan Dombrowsky and Garrett Klaus each had 14 for Jupiter Christian.