Thursday’s BBC Roundup: Gaels blast Thunderhawks

In a game that was over almost before it started, Bishop Gorman scored a 76-38 win over Lakota East to advance to the semifinals of the 31st Annual Beach Ball Classic at Myrtle Beach Convention Center.

Bishop Gorman (6-2; Las Vegas, NV) scored 32 of the game’s first 34 points in route to the win.  Lakota East (2-4; Liberty Township, OH) was forced to play without leading scorer Stedman Lowry, who tore his ACL in the first game of the tourney fr the Thunderhawks.

Shabazz Muhammad led all scorers with 22 points while his Bishop Gorman teammate Rosco Allen netted 17 points.  Zack Panzeca paced Lakota East with 10 points.

* Milton (Ga.) 64, Ballard (Ky.) 53: A strong second half by the Milton Eagles propelled them into the semifinals with a 64-53 win over Ballard.

In a game that featured one tie and 15 lead changes in the opening half, Milton (7-4; Milton, GA) closed the opening 16 minutes with an 11-1 run to take a 34-24 lead into the locker room.

Milton maintained a 10-point margin at 43-33 when Ballard (7-4; Louisville, KY) stormed from behind midway through the second half.  The Bruins scored eight unanswered points, capped by a 3-pointer by Quenton Snider, to close the gap to just two points at 43-41 with 10:20 to play.

Milton responded with five quick points and slowly stretched the lead back to as many as 15 points in the closing minutes.

Milton was paced by Evan Nolte’s 17 points, 10 rebounds and seven steals.  Tevin Glass added 16 points and nine boards for the Eagles, while Charles Mann chipped in 11 points.

Ballard was led with 16 points by Lavonne Holland.

* Lone Peak (Utah) 65, St. Augustine (La.) 54: Nick Emery poured in 32 points despite junk defenses aimed at stopping the junior guard as he led Lone Peak past St. Augustione 65-54.

The win puts the Knights into the semifinal round where they will face Whitney Young.

Lone Peak (7-1; Highland, UT) led all but the first 2:11 of the contest and built leads as large as 15 points.

T.J. Haws added 16 points for Lone Peak while Deion Taylor paced St. Augustine with 15 points.

* St. Edward (Ohio) 88, Myrtle Beach, (S.C.) 71: St. Edward moved into the consolation bracket semifinal round with a 88-71 victory over Myrtle Beach (S.C.).

St. Edward (4-3) took a 49-43 lead after the first 16-minute half that saw the teams battle to four ties and a pair of lead changes.  Both squads kept the nets hot in the opening half as St. Edward connected on 61.3 percent from the field and Myrtle Beach (6-5) hit on 57.7 percent.

The second half proved to be a different story as the close game of the opening 16 minutes turned into the St. Edward show.  The Eagles went on a 12-2 run to open the second half to take a commanding 61-45 advantage.  St. Edward went on to lead by as many 24 points.

St. Edward was led by Mark Murray’s 22 points.  E.J. Goings paced Myrtle Beach with 22 points, while teammate Tramond Wilson added 21 points.

* Scott County (Ky.) 65, Lexington (S.C.) 50: Scott County used a late second half surge to advance to the consolation bracket semifinal round with a 65-50 victory over Lexington.

Trailing 42-41 with 9:09 to play in the second half, the Cardinals (10-3; Georgetown, KY) scored seven unanswered points to take a 48-42 lead on Zach Bryant’s 3-point basket with 6:12 to play.

Scott County continued the strong run and stretched the lead to as many as 19 points in the closing seconds as the Cardinals outscored Lexington (8-4; Lexington, SC) 24-8 in the game’s final nine minutes.

Scott County was led by Tameron Manning’s 20 points, six rebounds and eight assists.  Josh Harris chipped in with 16 points while Trenton Gilbert added 13 points and four assists for the Cardinals.

Shaq Roland led Lexington with 21 points on 7-for-11 shooting from the field.

Photo by Digital Magic Photo

Comments

comments

Florence fallout again pulls plug on Friday night lights

Florence fallout again pulls plug on Friday night lightsHurricane Florence 2, Horry County Schools 0. That appears to be [more]

Strand golf courses race to re-open in wake of storm

Strand golf courses race to re-open in wake of stormMyrtle Beach area golf courses, spared the worst of Hurricane [more]

SCHSL extends season but plans for Strand still afloat

SCHSL extends season but plans for Strand still afloatThe SCHSL's executive committee voted unanimously Tuesday to extend the [more]

Pelicans Young, Swarmer claim Cubs' POY awards

Pelicans Young, Swarmer claim Cubs' POY awardsMyrtle Beach Pelicans infielder Jared Young was named the Chicago [more]

Chants blow out Camels in front of Hurricane Florence

Chants blow out Camels in front of Hurricane FlorenceJust four days removed and 142 miles away from its [more]

Coastal baseball signs first BA Top 25 recruiting class

Coastal baseball signs first BA Top 25 recruiting classFor the first time in Coastal Carolina baseball program history, [more]

Hurricane Florence throws local sports scene a curve

Hurricane Florence throws local sports scene a curveIn response to the impending arrival of Hurricane Florence and [more]

Coast FA brings home five titles from Rock Hill Classic

Coast FA brings home five titles from Rock Hill ClassicCoast FA returned to the beach with five championship and [more]

CF boys finish second, MB girls net third at CCU meet

CF boys finish second, MB girls net third at CCU meetThe Carolina Forest boys finished second and the Myrtle Beach [more]

Chants explode in second half to cruise past Blazers

Chants explode in second half to cruise past BlazersCoastal Carolina football used a number of big offensive plays [more]

No. 4 Seahawks light up scoreboard, beat Braves

No. 4 Seahawks light up scoreboard, beat BravesThe No. 4-ranked Myrtle Beach football team celebrated Neon Night [more]

No. 6 Chiefs struggle their way past revitalized Sharks

No. 6 Chiefs struggle their way past revitalized SharksWithout raising his voice, without screaming his face red or [more]

Panthers take big win over Hoggard to stay unbeaten

Panthers take big win over Hoggard to stay unbeatenJackson Weatherwax knew he had the ball. Late in the fourth [more]

Football Roundup: Tigers, Saints fall, remain winless

Football Roundup: Tigers, Saints fall, remain winless* Hartsville 35, Conway 0: The Tigers (0-4) remained winless [more]

Golf: Sharks top Seahawks; Panthers knock off Braves

Golf: Sharks top Seahawks; Panthers knock off BravesThe three-time reigning state champion St. James girls golf team [more]

Chants hungry for first win in home opener vs. Blazers

Chants hungry for first win in home opener vs. BlazersThe Coastal Carolina football team will open up its 2018 [more]

Volleyball: Tigers improve to 6-0 with win over Bruins

Volleyball: Tigers improve to 6-0 with win over BruinsThe Conway High volleyball team improved to 6-0 Thursday by [more]

Week 3 Previews & Picks: MB has old score to settle

Week 3 Previews & Picks: MB has old score to settleMyrtle Beach junior quarterback Luke Doty has had this week's [more]

Tennis: Lady Panthers open season with win over Aynor

Tennis: Lady Panthers open season with win over AynorThe Carolina Forest girls tennis team served up a victory [more]

Chants move up in polls after acing UAB tourney

Chants move up in polls after acing UAB tourneyAfter posting back-to-back shutouts, Coastal Carolina's Chris Datallo has been [more]

Golf: Sharks claim second place at Palmetto Preview

Golf: Sharks claim second place at Palmetto PreviewThe three-time defending state champion St. James girls golf team [more]

Braves, Lady Chiefs finish runners-up in XC openers

Braves, Lady Chiefs finish runners-up in XC openersMetrolina Christian Academy of Indian Trail (N.C.) swept the Chief [more]

Saints' season put on hold due to low numbers, youth

Saints' season put on hold due to low numbers, youthOne year after a breakthrough season, the Christian Academy of [more]

Close loss closes curtain on long season for Pelicans

Close loss closes curtain on long season for PelicansIn the final game of the 2018 season, the Myrtle [more]

A Day at Darlington: Rain doesn't halt racing, revelry

A Day at Darlington: Rain doesn't halt racing, revelrySunday's Bojangle's Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway started with a [more]

Florence fallout again pulls plug on Friday night lights

Florence fallout again pulls plug on Friday night lightsHurricane Florence 2, Horry County Schools 0. That appears to be [more]

Strand golf courses race to re-open in wake of storm

Strand golf courses race to re-open in wake of stormMyrtle Beach area golf courses, spared the worst of Hurricane [more]

Comments are closed.

© 2018 Grand Strand Sports Report · RSS
Myrtle Beach Web Design
Kayaking in Myrtle Beach