La Salle vs. St. Anthony’s
LaSalle Academy’s Varsity basketball team (4-0) was victorious against St. Anthony’s 60-51 on Friday in the opening round of the Br. Arnold Tournament with the help of Bryce Council, who scored 18 points.
At the end of the first half, LaSalle commanded 24-20 lead after a 13-3 run. LaSalle Academy solidified their lead in the final quarter, scoring 20 points.
Korey Williams had 11 points & J’Nie Williams sank two three-pointers and scored 10 points total. Also contributing big for LaSalle was Ja’don Crooms (9 points, 7 rebounds, 1 block).
La Salle vs. St. Francis
In spite of a solid performance from J’Nie Williams with 10 points, LaSalle Academy (4-1) fell to St. Francis Prep 61-46 in the semifinals of the Brother Arnold Tournament on Saturday evening.
Just a 4 point deficit entering the 4th quarter, the Cardinals were unable to mount a run to offset St. Francis’ run.
Also helping the effort for LaSalle Alwere Tragain James (9pts, 9 rebs) Bryce Council (9 pts,8 asts) & Reggie Outlaw (9pts).
The Cardinals return Msgr. McClancy today for the 3rd Place game vs. St. Dominic’s at 3:15pm.
La Salle vs. St. Dominic’s
Playing in the 3rd place game of the Br. Arnold Tournament, LaSalle Varsity(5-1) bounced back from their first loss of the season with a 54-38 victory over St. Dominic’s, finishing the weekend 2-1.
Bryce Council (pictured above) led the way with 15 points, garnering a spot on the All-Tournament Team. Traigan James scored 9 points and Korey Williams added 8 points.
The Cardinals return to action on Thursday, December 17th at Xavier. Go La Salle!