Varsity basketball: No. 13 Lakers boys outlast Clippers
By From Sun staff reports
Jan 18, 2013 | 2:02 AM
Visiting Patterson ran with No. 13 Lake Clifton for one half. Then a change in defense and fast-break points allowed the Lakers (10-3) to pull away, winning 62-46, in boys basketball Thursday night.
Lake Clifton broke the 23-23 halftime tie by switching to a 1-3-1 half-court trap defense in the second half. The Lakers forced low-percentage shots on the Clippers and scored easy baskets in transition.
Derek Winder had a game-high 18 points for Lake Clifton.
No. 4 Milford Mill 73, Kenwood 58: The host Bluebirds led after the first quarter, but the Millers took control for good in the second quarter. The loss ended a nine-game boys basketball winning streak by Kenwood.
Local boys on the list are: former Patterson star Aquille Carr, who is now at Princeton Day Academy; Mount St. Joseph's Kameron Williams; Edmondson's Darius Walker; Dunbar's Daxter Miles; Edmondson's Isaiah Tripp; St. Frances' Tevon Saddler; John Carroll's Mike Owana; Oakland Mills' Lavon Long; and McDonogh's Brian Andrews.
Local girls on the list are: Aberdeen's Brionna Jones; Digital Harbor's A'Lexus Harrison; Milford Mill's Gina Booker; New Town's Jannah Tucker; Milford Mill's Lynquette Hutchinson; St. Frances' Tyshell King; and Archbishop Spalding's Camille Calhoun.