Washington, DC High School Basketball - IMG Academies nipped by Friendship Collegiate AcademyJanuary 26, 2011: Washington, DC 20019
In Wednesday's non-league match, the host Friendship Collegiate Academy Knights basketball team scored a tight 61-58 triumph over the IMG Academies .
In their next game, the Knights face the Silver Oak Academy (Keymar, MD) in a non-league match, on Thursday, January 27. Friendship Collegiate Academy will attempt to move on its 10-12 season record. The enter the match with a 1-8 record after their 61-45 non-league loss to Hedgesville (Hedgesville, WV).
With the defeat, IMG Academies moves to 1-7 on the year. The travel to Atlantic Shores Christian (Chesapeake, VA) to face the Seahawks in a non-league match on Thursday, January 27. The Seahawks enter the match with a record of 17-7. Atlantic Shores Christian won 69-18 in their recent league match against Broadwater Academy (Exmore, VA)
Sophomore guard Michael Warren led all scorers with 27 point in an upset win over IMG. Junior forward Bakpoto Sawi scored 8 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and had 4 blocks to add to the win.