Illinois High School Basketball - Rowe-Clark edges Holy TrinityDecember 22, 2016: Chicago, IL 60622
The Rowe-Clark Masai Lions (Chicago, IL) basketball nipped the host Holy Trinity Tigers (Chicago, IL), 45-43 in Thursday's non-league test.
The Masai Lions (4-7) will now prepare for their test against Hansberry (Chicago, IL). The Bengals go into the Noble test with a 6-4 record.
The Tigers now own a 1-10 record. They play next when they travel to Montini for a non-league test on Monday, December 26. Holy Trinity will encounter a Broncos squad coming off a 69-17 non-league loss to Loyola Academy (Wilmette, IL). The Broncos record now stands at 6-3.
Rowe Clark (5-8 over all) saw Jaurice Winston convert a layup with 2 seconds remaining to topple host Holy Trinity (1-10) in the final game of the Tiger tourney.
Rowe Clark was led by Kobi Mitchell who had 11 points.
The Tigers struggled in the second half after leading 27-18 at the break. HT was led by Christian Trejo who was the games leading scorer with 12.
game 1 results from the Holy Trinity Christmas tourney
Golder (5-0) def. Noble Street 53-33 to capture first place. Golder was led by Jerry Morales (11 points) and Malik Lewis who had 10.
Noble (1-5) featured Jucari Attest who had 13 points and Get Miller who buried four Trey's for 12.