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The DeSoto County (Arcadia, FL) varsity basketball team lost Thursday's home non-conference game against Booker (Sarasota, FL) by a score of 71-23.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Booker----71
DeSoto County----23
Final score provided by C. Williams.
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Game Stats

Booker

Shooting

#Athlete NameMinPtsFGMFGAFG%AFG%
Team Totals7128485861
1Jovan Palavra (Sr)14568383
2Andy Villegas (Sr)2152020
3Jaydin Stuart (So)30400
4Hubbard Brian (Jr)211100100
5Darius Behn (So)4254040
10Jamareon Ruffin (Sr)1255100100
11Jerry Olaince (Sr)7356070
13Micah Brewer (Jr)6236783
14Thomas Sutton (Sr)2142525
15J.p Lattimore (So)6236783
20Jayvian Johnson (Jr)633100100
22Zion Fernandez (Sr)422100100
23Kaiden Wright (Fr)3125050
DeSoto County

Shooting

#Athlete NameMinPtsFGMFGAFG%AFG%
Team Totals117207451618
0Azir Blanding (So)25311288
3Marlon Taylor (So)25104202023
4Romeo Bautisia (Jr)15
5Rylan Unruh (So)267282531
11Isaac Clarke (So)1400500
24Chris Lincoln (So)12
Booker

#Athlete NameMinPts3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%2FGM2FGA2FG%
Team Totals7131421121771253474
1Jovan Palavra (Sr)1445805683
2Andy Villegas (Sr)20301250
3Jaydin Stuart (So)30203475020
4Hubbard Brian (Jr)202011100
5Darius Behn (So)40102450
10Jamareon Ruffin (Sr)122210055100
11Jerry Olaince (Sr)712502367
13Micah Brewer (Jr)611100111001250
14Thomas Sutton (Sr)20201250
15J.p Lattimore (So)61250125011100
20Jayvian Johnson (Jr)633100
22Zion Fernandez (Sr)422100
23Kaiden Wright (Fr)30101110011100
DeSoto County

#Athlete NameMinPts3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%2FGM2FGA2FG%
Team Totals1172021217466753315
0Azir Blanding (So)253020125011010
3Marlon Taylor (So)25101617125031421
4Romeo Bautisia (Jr)15
5Rylan Unruh (So)2671250221001617
11Isaac Clarke (So)140020030
24Chris Lincoln (So)12
Booker

Totals

#Athlete NameMinPtsORebDRebRebAstStlBlkTOPF
Team Totals713616162
1Jovan Palavra (Sr)14141
2Andy Villegas (Sr)232
3Jaydin Stuart (So)321
4Hubbard Brian (Jr)2422
5Darius Behn (So)42
10Jamareon Ruffin (Sr)12235
11Jerry Olaince (Sr)7511
13Micah Brewer (Jr)61
14Thomas Sutton (Sr)24111
15J.p Lattimore (So)64
20Jayvian Johnson (Jr)61
22Zion Fernandez (Sr)4312
23Kaiden Wright (Fr)35131
DeSoto County

Totals

#Athlete NameMinPtsORebDRebRebAstStlBlkTOPF
Team Totals117202111557314
0Azir Blanding (So)25322121
3Marlon Taylor (So)2510145213
4Romeo Bautisia (Jr)15221
5Rylan Unruh (So)267134242
11Isaac Clarke (So)140235
24Chris Lincoln (So)122
DeSoto County

Misc Totals

#Athlete NameAst:TOStl:TOStl:PFBlk:PFChrDeflTF
Team Totals1.672.330.501
0Azir Blanding (So)2.00
3Marlon Taylor (So)0.33
5Rylan Unruh (So)2.001

Recap Video

Game Story

Florida High School Basketball - DeSoto County overwhelmed by Booker

January 25, 2024: Arcadia, FL 34266

The Booker Tornadoes basketball team scored 71 points and restricted the host DeSoto County Bulldogs to 23 in the Tornadoes non-league victory on Thursday.

The Tornadoes now sport a 12-9 record. They put it on the line next when they host North Port for a non-league contest on Friday, January 26. Booker will battle a Bobcats team coming off a 62-41 non-league win over Port Charlotte (Port Charlotte, FL). The Bobcats record now stands at 14-7.

The Bulldogs (2-21) will now prepare for their contest against Lemon Bay (Englewood, FL). The Manta Rays come into the non-league contest with a 8-13 record.

Highlight Video

    Players of the Game

    Booker (23-24)

    Booker has not selected any Players of the Game.

    DeSoto County (23-24)

    Congratulations to #5 Rylan Unruh for being selected the DeSoto County Basketball Player of the Game.

    Rankings & Records

    Booker (23-24)

    FLClass
    19323
    OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
    19-104-08-37-64-1.6551.0001,7371,509

    DeSoto County (23-24)

    FLClass
    760102
    OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
    2-240-71-101-110-3.077.0001,0911,767

    Team Scoring Averages

    Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Booker
    19.912.114.913.959.9
    DeSoto County
    11.610.29.98.742.0

    Booker Videos

    DeSoto County Videos

    Head-to-Head

    • Booker won on 12/11/2023
      12/11 @ 7:30pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
      DeSoto County----42
      Booker----89

      The DeSoto County (Arcadia, FL) varsity basketball team lost Monday's away non-conference game against Booker (Sarasota, FL) by a score of 89-42.

    • Booker won on 1/25/2024
      1/25 @ 7:30pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
      Booker----71
      DeSoto County----23

      The Booker (Sarasota, FL) varsity basketball team won Thursday's away non-conference game against DeSoto County (Arcadia, FL) by a score of 71-23.

    Team Stat Comparison

    BookerDeSoto County
    59.4Points Per Game41.3
    28.1Rebounds Per Game27.0
    8.9Assists Per Game6.9
    8.2Steals Per Game9.3
    2.4Blocks Per Game1.7

    Team Leaders

    BookerDeSoto CountyNational Avg.
    #1 Jovan Palavra16.9Points Per Game#5 Rylan Unruh8.64.9
    #1 Jovan Palavra5.9Rebounds Per Game#5 Rylan Unruh7.82.6
    #1 Jovan Palavra3.1Assists Per Game#3 Marlon Taylor2.21.0
    #1 Jovan Palavra2.2Steals Per Game#5 Rylan Unruh2.80.8
    #1 Jovan Palavra0.9Blocks Per Game#22 Jeremiah Ward0.80.3

    Record Breakdown

    Booker (23-24)

    DeSoto County (23-24)

    19-10
    Overall
    2-24
    4-0
    League
    0-7
    9-8
    Non-League
    2-15
    2-0
    Head to Head
    0-2
    9-3
    Common Opponent
    0-7
    8-3
    Home
    1-10
    7-6
    Away
    1-11
    4-1
    Neutral
    0-3
    3-1
    Playoff
    0-1
    19-10
    In-State
    1-24
    0-0
    Out-of-State
    0-0