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Boys Basketball Update

January 6th, 2010

The boys beat Mt. Paran on Dec. 18 at Mt. Paran by a score of 57 – 55. Najgee Gatson led the way with 23 pts and 11 rebounds and was followed by Isaac Moore who added 15 including 2 big 3 pointers in the 4th quarter.

Then we went to Fort Payne, Alabama and played in the Wills Valley Shootout. We lost the first game to a very good Calloway County team out of Kentucky by a score of 73 – 50. The Bobcats were led by Najgee Gatson with 15 pts. and Courtney Prevost with 12. The following afternoon we played Grissom High out of Huntsville, Alabama which has 3000 students and only down 4 with about 4 minutes to go lost a tough game by a score of 50 – 37 the Bobcats were again let by Najgee Gatson with 17 and Courtney Prevost with 11. We finished the tournament by beating Plainview High School by a score of 57 – 55. We were led by Courtney Prevost with 18 followed by Rashard Fant and Najgee Gatson both with 12. We trailed the entire game until Daniel Alexis hit a 3 pointer with 1 second to give us the exciting win.

On 1/5 The Bobcats defeated Mt. Paran by a score of 51 – 47. It was an exciting game and was highlighted by Najgee Gatsons career high 27 point and 12 rebound night which included 2 power slams with win moves the boys to 6-6 as we go into sub-region play on Friday at SACA. The boys have improved greatly since the beginning of the season and are now ready for sub-region play and are working toward a follow up trip to the state tournament.

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