Junior Boys Playoff Basketball Action
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Bears 36 Heat 13
The Bears beat the Heat 26-13 by using a balanced attack. Andrew Jerzylo led the attack with 6 points. Abhi Patel, Dan Marshall, Zack Prendergast and Alex Wood all chipped in with 4 points each. Robby Philpot and Brian Alibrandi both scored 2 points.
Thunderbolts 36 Pythons 24
Simon Wong led all scorers with 19 points as the Thunderbolts knocked off the Pythons 36-24. Ryan Domit and Jay Wallace also contributed by scoring 6 and 4 points respectively. Patrick Ward dropped in 9 points for the Pythons.
Blue Tornadoes 44 Blue Man Group 23
Michael Zacharchuk paced the Tornadoes offense with 12 points, many of them coming on fast break baskets. Jake Gross and Ryan Humphrey both added 7 points for the victors, while Rohan Prasad chipped in with 6 points.
In a well balanced offensive attack, Devin Crogan and Matt Sciuto scored 4 points each, while Paul Perruzzi and Tyler Boroshok added a basket apiece for the Tornados. Ben Holahan had many rebounds for the winners and played tough defense.
Drew Pian led the battling Blue Man Group with 13 points, while Peter Waldron chipped in with 5 hard earned points. Adam Batchelder also played well for the the Blue Man Group.
Blue Celtics 35 Blue Thunder 28
Tim Loosigian scored 10 points in the first half and 9 more in the second half to lead the Blue Celtics over the Blue Thunder. Michael Sennott contributed 10 to help the Celtic offense. Alex Quattrocchi led a balanced Thunder attack with 8 points.
Hawks 38 Bulls 25
The Hawks defeated the Bulls 38-25. Ben Nudler led all scorers with 15 points while Owen McNeil scored 9 points and Tommy Olmstead added 8 to lead the Hawks. The Bulls were led by Matt Cappucci with 11 points and Luke Stocker with 8 points.