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Thursday, May 5, 2016

Blackman hands Harris close loss

Friday, November 23, 2012

In a close battle from start to finish, Harris Middle's Golden Eagles fell 46-42 at Blackman Middle on Tuesday.

Blackman led 17-11 at the close of the first quarter, 28-24 at halftime and 34-26 after three periods.

Anthony Ochoa scored a game-high 25 points for the winners, including 19 in the first half.

Michael Hayworth tallied 17 points, including 8-of-8 from the free throw line, to lead Harris while Jamal Harden added 14.

The Eagles (3-2) return to action on Nov. 29 at Warren County.

Harris 11 13 2 16 -- 42

Blackman 17 11 6 12 -- 46

Harris (42) -- Hayworth 17, Harden 14, Weatherspoon 6, Young 3, Cannon 2.

Blackman (46) -- Ochoa 25, White 8, Iy 8, Sims 3, Gibson 2.

3-point goals -- Harris (3): Harden 2, Hayworth 1; Blackman (1): White 1.

Halftime -- Blackman 28, Harris 24.