Patriots Win Two Out of Three at Hazelwood East
Tuesday night at Hazelwood East, the Patriots won two out of the three games that were played. The freshmen team started things off with a 48-40 win behind Jacob Sidwell’s 16 points! The freshmen will play next tomorrow night at 6:30 against Summit at Eureka in the Park/Rock Tournament.
In the JV game, it went back and forth but in the end the Spartans held on for a 45-44 win, Sam Duncan led the Patriots with 18 points.
In the varsity game, the Patriots went up 14 points in the second quarter however….a 10-0 run to end the half for East had South up four at halftime. In the second half, South never gave up their lead but the game was tied with just under 2:00 to play. Two clutch free throws by Monte Hurt put South up 50-48 with 10 seconds remaining. The Patriots defense stopped the Spartans on their next possession and they held on for the 50-48 win! Hurt led all scorers with 17 points, Jaylen Calloway added 12 and Eddie Ahearn 10 for the Patriots.