Roundup (Dec. 29): Oakland Mills tops Boys' Latin in tourney title game

(John Minchillo / Associated Press)

Boys' Latin took a one-point lead at the half Tuesday over No. 8 Oakland Mills in boys basketball, but the host Scorpions (7-1) regrouped and pulled away in the second half to win, 66-57, at their Holiday Tournament.

Oakland Mills outscored the Lakers 24-12 in the third quarter. Naquan Williams-Day had 22 points and Daniel Kiely had 20 for the Scorpions.


Brandon Bradsher had 18 points for Boys' Latin (4-11).

Edgewood 54, Towson 52: The Generals (4-5) went on a 4-0 run to tie the score at 52, but the Rams (4-3) hit free throws to win the consolation game of the Gold Division at the Dundalk Holiday Basketball Tournament.


Edgewood led by 12 points to start the fourth quarter, but the Rams had to sweat things out down the stretch in the final quarter.

Rocceon Harrison converted a three-point play with 1:21 remaining to put Edgewood ahead 52-48.

Towson (4-5) went on a 4-0 run to make it 52-52 before Edgewood used the free throws to prevail.

Myron Williams led the winners with 19 points, six steals and five rebounds, while Tyrone Mckisset added 14 points and Tiare Waldon had 11 assists.

Towson's Kylle Gaspay finished with a team-high 19 points, including five 3-pointers.

Tom Worgo

Baltimore Sun Media Group

No. 7 Glenelg Country 72, Christ the King (N.Y.) 52: The Dragons (9-2) put together a 22-12 run in the third quarter to beat the Royals at the WNC Holiday Classic at Asheville, N.C.

Joshua Hightower had 16 points for Glenelg Country, which plays for fifth place today.

No. 14 Poly 64, St. John's-Catholic Prep 52: Jordan Jones scored 15 points and De'Vondre Perry had 14 points to power the Engineers (5-2) past the Vikings (4-6) at the Governor's Challenge at Salisbury.

Poly faces No. 2 New Town in tonight's championship at 6:30.

Dulaney 75, Winters Mill 61: Lamont Sanders scored a game-high 20 points to lead the Lions (5-2) past the Falcons (5-2) at the Oakland Mills Holiday Tournament.


Ben Franklin 49, High Point 42: Tyheem Potillo scored 16 points to lead the Bayhawks (4-2) past the Eagles at the Governor's Challenge.


John Carroll 56, Bulloch Academy (Ga.) 53: Cassidy Kupchinskas led the Patriots (5-4) with 19 points, including three 3-pointers, as they held on to beat the Gators in the consolation championship of the Carolina Invitational at Charleston, S.C.

John Carroll finished the tournament with a 2-1 record. Savannah Simmons scored 17 points, and Branyelle Carillo added 10 points for the Patriots.

Mikay Sands scored a game-high 24 points for Bulloch, which finished sixth. The Patriots begin Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland play Monday at No. 2 Roland Park.

No. 3 St. Frances 68, Bishop O'Connell (Va.) 45: Panthers junior forward Mia Davis had 25 points and 13 rebounds. St. Frances (10-1) will play for the championship of the Edith S. Green bracket of the Title IX Holiday Classic tonight at 6:15 at the D.C. Armory.

Katherine Dunn

Bishop Loughlin (N.Y.) 69, No. 8 Archbishop Spalding 53: Victoria Reynolds scored a game-high 27 points, but the Cavaliers (6-6) fell to the Lions at the Diamond State Classic in Wilmington, Del..

Skydajah Patterson had 20 points for Bishop Loughlin, which opened with a 22-8 run.

No. 10 Catonsville 66, James M. Bennett 9: Jasmine Dickey scored 17 points to lead the Comets (6-1) past the Clippers at the Governor's Challenge.

Catonsville faces Oakdale in the championship at 11:30 a.m. today.

Chesapeake-AA 72, Overlea 29: Mikaela Gray had 14 points to lead the Cougars (5-2) past the Falcons (4-2) in the championship of the Dundalk Holiday Invitational.

New Town 48, Patterson Mill 46: The Huskies (4-3) had a chance to tie with 0.9 of a second but missed, and the Titans won at the Holly & Hoops Tournament at Notre Dame Prep.

Candace Taylor had 16 points for New Town (7-1).

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