Boys Varsity Basketball · Cougars fall in final section game


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Carlynton Senior High School vs Fort Cherry
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1 6   17
2 11   9
3 10   19
4 30   21

Carlynton traveled to Ft. Cherry to close out section play. A sluggish start each half was the Cougars downfall. The Cougars found themselves down 45-27 heading into the final quarter. With nothing but pride to play for the Cougars launched a frantic comeback. Midway through the fourth quarter the Cougars were down by 22 at which point we decided to turn up the heat with a full court press. The press triggered multiple turnovers and the boys clawed to with 6 before time began to wind down. Ft. Cherry closed the game with 3 free throws and the final margin was 9 points. Chauncie Mickens scored 15 of his game high 27 points in the final quarter.

The Cougars will close there season out Monday at home against Sto-Rox.

Team leaders:

Chauncie Mickens – 27 pts, 6 rebs, 4 steals, 1 assist
Mark Phillips – 12 pts, 3 rebs, 2 assists, 1 steal
Pierce Greiner – 6 pts, 12 rebs, 1 assist
Michael Kozy – 6 pts, 4 rebs, 2 steals, 1 assist, 1 block