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Essex----65
Johnson----58

Game Story

Alabama High School Basketball - Essex holds off Johnson

(January 16, 2009: Demopolis, AL 36732) Essex Hornets (Demopolis, AL) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the visiting Johnson Eagles (Thomaston, AL), 65-58 in a league bout.

With the win, Essex upgrades its record to 6-9 on the year.

With the defeat, Johnson moves to 0-6 on the year. The Eagles host Lee (Huntsville, AL) to face the Generals in a non-league game on Friday, January 16. The Generals enter the game with a record of 12-5. Lee lost 43-41 in their recent non-league game against Grissom (Huntsville, AL)

Game Stats

Essex

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals65
12T. Merriweather (Jr)17
14Jimmy Branch (Jr)3
21Preston Parker (Jr)16
22Justin Parker (Jr)2
24Antonio Bennett (So)6
31Zackery Fluker (Sr)15
32Letrell Griffen (Fr)6
Essex

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals25214613
11Zameke Fluker (Jr)1
12T. Merriweather (Jr)5611
14Jimmy Branch (Jr)2
21Preston Parker (Jr)77141
24Antonio Bennett (So)5494
31Zackery Fluker (Sr)4152
32Letrell Griffen (Fr)333
44D. Williams (So)123
50Darius Powell (So)11
Johnson has not entered any stats for this game.