Varsity Boys Basketball
vs. Dwyer High School
5th Place game
|Date:||December 22, 2010|
Greenies finish in 6th place at the City of Palms Classic, the #1 rated high school tournament in the country. Dwyer HS (FL) was led by Victor Adams with 33 pts to earn the 86-77 win. The Greenies play hard, but Dwyer used a 28-17 advantage in the 3rd quarter to take control of the game, then hit 8 of 10 FT in the final quarter to keep Christ School from making a run.
The Greenies had 4 players in double figures, led by Justin Dotson with 20 pts. Corban Collins had 17 pts, Marshall Plumlee 12 pts, and Rob Gray 10 pts. Christ School falls to 13-3 for the season playing a tough schedule against ranked teams.
Christ School started well and led 22-16 after the 1st quarter. The Panthers closed the gap in the 2nd quarter as Adams tallied 19 pts by the half and the Greenies lead was 38-35. Dwyer took control of the game in the 3rd quarter by outscoring the Greenies 28-17 to lead 63-55.
Christ School continued to play hard, but were never able to mount a scoring run, as the Panthers Adams hit a pair of 3-pointers and they hit their FT's. Corban Collins hit a 3-pointer with 2:45 left to play to cut the score to 82-68 and Spenser Dalton's 3-pointer was the final basket of the game to make the score 86-77.