LATE TURNOVERS DOOM EAGLES, 62-58

Visiting Ferguson scored six points in a 26 second span to pull away from Southwest and win, 62-58. Orlando Fletcher's basket tied the game at 52-52 with 3:10 remaining in the game. The Falcons (8-2, 4-2) then capitalized on two quick turnovers to take a 58-52 lead with 2:46 left. Two three-pointers by Albert Hernandez, who came off the bench after returning from a brief illness, gave the Eagles (5-4, 2-3) a chance to tie the game. Down 61-58, Southwest threw the ball away with 14.7 seconds on the clock, ending the threat. Chris Murray scored 14 points, pulled down 7 rebounds, dished out 5 assists and blocked three shots for Southwest. The scoring:
Albert Hernandez 17
Chris Murray 14
Orlando Fletcher 13
Dayn Lopez 9
Justin Pratt 3
Jean Grullon 2

KEVIN RODRIGUEZ' 3-POINTER WINS JV GAME

Kevin Rodriguez' three-pointer with five seconds remaining gave the Southwest junior varsity a 43-42 victory over visiting Ferguson. The Baby Eagles (4-5) have now won four in a row. Adrian Piniero led all scorers with 18 points.

 


Albert Hernandez scored 17 points in his return