The LIT tournament stays with BL on Lave Ave ! A big win over West Nottingham by a final score of 75 - 68.Sam Grace and Cameron Watts led BL with 23 and 22 points each. Both were named to the All Tournament Team and Sam Grace was named MVP of the tournament ! GO LAKERS
The Lakers travelled to The Kiski School in Saltsberg, PA this weekend for the The Kiski Tip-Off Tournament and came away with three wins and a championship trophy.
On Friday, a 31 point third quarter buoyed the Lakers to a win over Malvern Prep out of Philadelphia by a final score of 78-63. In the game, Cam Spencer recorded a triple double with 24 points, 11 rebounds, and 10 assists, Sam Grace scored 24 points on 8-10 shooting on 3 pointers, and Jake Nichols scored 17 points and grabbed 8 boards.
The win advanced the Lakers to the semi-finals on Saturday against International Sports Academy, a first year program from outside of Cleveland, OH that boasts several nationally rated recruits. Behind Cam Spencer's 32 points, the Lakers led from start to finish and got a 60-52 victory to send them to the championship.
In the championship, the Lakers were pitted against Ontario-based Father Henry Carr, a Canadian Prep League powerhouse program. Behind some hot shooting and good defense, they raced out to a 40-22 halftime lead. The Crusaders battled back before BL secured the win with stops on the defensive end and free throws late. The final score was 67-60. Sam Grace led the team in scoring with 17 points, Cameron Watts had 16, and Cam Spencer finished with 13.
The Lakers, who are now 5-1, travel to Mt. Carmel Wednesday looking for a sixth straight win in their first MIAA A Conference matchup of the season
BL Varsity Basketball defeats Glenelg Country in the MIAA A conference quarterfinals. BL 64 GC 53 Join us on Thursday, February 21 at 6:30 pm in the Gelston when the Lakers jump into action against St. Francis for the MIAA A Semifinals.
Our #3 ranked Lakers went on the road Friday to John Carroll and defeated the Patriots in their final regular season contest.
Cam Spencer, the Baltimore metro area's best player, finished with 2 in traffic slams and 27 pts. Jake Nichols had 23 pts, Sam Grace 12pts, and Kendell Walker had 10pts.
The Lakershow finished at 29-5 overall record, 15-2 in conference play. We are the #1 seed in the Black division.
We host the Dragons of GCS on Tuesday, 19 February in the Gelston Athletic Center @ 6p.
MIAA QUARTERFINAL PLAYOFF GAMES
TUESDAY, FEB. 19 Red #4 Glenelg Country at Black #1 Boys’ Latin Black #4 John Carroll at Red #1 Mount St. Joseph Red #3 Loyola Blakefield at Black #2 McDonogh Black #3 Annapolis Area Christian at Red #2 St. Frances
Cameron Spencer - Boys Latin Varsity Basketball - was selected as Prep Player of the Week. Fox 45 interviewed him a this afternoon. The segment will air tonight at 1130. Congratulations Cameron ! GO LAKERS