Varsity roundup: Mazhi Thames, Tre' Dunn lift Meade to boys basketball triumph

From Sun staff reports

Visiting Meade boys basketball trailed early, but regrouped behind Mazhi Thames and Tre' Dunn to beat Oakland Mills, 71-65, Wednesday.

Thames made 10 2-pointers, three 3-pointers and went 3-for-4 from the free-throw line to finish with a game-high 32 points. Dunn had 11 2-pointers and went 2-for-4 from the line for 24 points.

Tough defense by the Mustangs (4-2) limited Daeshawn Eaton of the Scorpions (3-2) to 14 points. Meade led 57-47 to start the fourth quarter.

No. 12 C. Milton Wright 65, Western Tech 54: The Mustangs (5-0) built a 32-20 lead in the first half over the host Wolverines (1-3). C.M. Wright's Quincy Haughton and Western Tech's Walter Carr each scored 29 points.

No. 14 Atholton 48, Glen Burnie 44: The host Raiders (4-1) trailed the Gophers (3-2) for most of the game before putting up 24 points in the fourth quarter to win. Casey Parkins led Atholton with 15 points. Glen Burnie was up 16-13 in the first half.

Lansdowne 69, Owings Mills 68: Jerald Hurt had a putback with less than 30 seconds left to play to put the Vikings (2-2) ahead of the Eagles (0-4). Lansdowne led 32-22 in the first half.

Girls basketball

No. 8 Chesapeake-AA 58, Atholton 48: The host Cougars (5-0) led by Haley Downin with 23 points and Summer Smith with 17 assists, broke away from the Raiders (2-5) in the second half. Chesapeake led 24-23 in the first half. Zhuri Cannon had 20 points for Atholton.

No. 10 Oakland Mills 58, Severna Park 38: The visiting Scorpions (6-0) outscored the Falcons (3-1), 14-2, over the first 10 minutes of the game and never looked back en route to a convincing victory.

Oakland Mills ended up putting four players — Jazmine Washington (18 points), Kiyah King (13 points), Aislynn Riggs (11 points, 12 rebounds and 9 blocks) and Marley Grenway (11 points) — in double figures scoring. Grenway, with a made jumper in the fourth quarter, eclipsed 1,000 points for her career.

—Brent Kennedy,

Baltimore Sun Media Group

No. 15 Mount de Sales 75, Western Tech 50: Abby Kuhn scored 22 points to pace the host Sailors (8-2) past the Wolverines (3-1). Mount de Sales led 37-19 in the first half.

Arundel 60, Glenelg 38: The host Wildcats (4-2) went on a 20-5 run in the second quarter to pull away from the Gladiators (2-4). Olivia LePage led Arundel with 14 points.

Wrestling

No. 14 C. Milton Wright 48, North East 24: The visiting Mustangs (3-0) broke a 21-all score by winning five-straight bouts from heavyweight to 126-pounds. Sawyer Surla got the wins going for C.M. Wright in the heavyweight class.

Havre de Grace 45, Elkton 24: Ben Long (170), Christopher Boyd (182) and Luke Hahn (195) each won during a 3-0 run to help the host Warriors beat the Golden Elks.

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