Glen Burnie wins Bogle Invitational

Guest scores 27 points in 69-57 victory over DuVal

Boys basketball

High Schools

December 28, 2003|By FROM STAFF REPORTS

Host Glen Burnie started on a 14-0 run and captured the J.T. Bogle Invitational title for the second time in the two-year history of the event, 69-57, yesterday over DuVal (3-4) of Prince George's County.

Mitch Guest scored a game-high 27 and also had five assists to lead the eighth-ranked Gophers. Glen Burnie (6-0) connected on its first six shots, including three-pointers by Guest and Byron Smith. The Gophers led by 17 at the end of first quarter and by at least nine the rest of the game.

Glen Burnie senior center Branden Albert added 15 points and 11 rebounds to record his second double double in three games, and senior forward Delayne Nelson scored 11 points and had 10 rebounds.

Manuel Gonzalez Amador Classic

Dundalk 65, Kenwood 59: The Owls held off a late surge by the Blue Birds to win the tournament championship at CCBC-Dundalk.

The Owls (5-3) led by eight at the end of three quarters, but the Blue Birds chipped away and got within two with 1:15 remaining in the fourth.

Dundalk senior guard Ryen Easterling, who finished with 19 points, was 6-for-6 from the free-throw line in the final minute to preserve the win.

Tournament of Champions

No. 10 McDonogh 53, Flint Hill (Va.) 45: Senior Justin Drummond paced the Eagles (5-5) with 25 points and eight rebounds. Junior Tony Lott added 14 points and seven rebounds.

Riverdale Baptist

No. 15 Towson Catholic 64, Coolidge (D.C) 30: Towson Catholic junior guard Carroll Mitchell scored a game-high 22 points and had seven steals. Senior center Cyaka Ndoba added eight blocked shots.

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