DELCO –Lee Barnes fired in a game-high 23 points Monday night to lead Clarkton School of Discovery to a 54-31 Waccamaw Middle School Conference boys’ basketball victory over Acme-Delco.
Barnes lit up the scoreboard with 5 first quarter baskets. Rodney Lacewell, Blaine Pope and Keyon McKoy threw in a basket each as the Blue Devils grabbed a 16-9 lead.
Matt Kemp tossed in 3 baskets in the second period for the winners. Barnes flipped in a basket and a free throw, and Noah Hall popped in a basket as the Clarkton lead grew to 27-14 at halftime.
Lacewell powered in a pair of third quarter baskets, Barnes and Kemp pumped in baskets, and Dashon Campbell and Sherman Long netted free throws to pad the CSD lead to 37-23.
Barnes delivered 3 more baskets in the final quarter, and teammate Ja’Nathan Johnson drained 2 baskets and a free throw. Hall, Lacewell and Pope tacked on a basket each.
Lacewell and Kemp finished with 8 points each. Johnson followed with 5 points, and Pope and Hall totaled 4 points each. E. Jones scored 10 points for Trojans.
Coach Robert Mazur’s Blue Devils, now 5-1 in Waccamaw Division A play and 7-1 overall, will host Nakina Tuesday.
Clarkton 16 11 10 17 – 54
Acme-Delco 9 5 9 8 – 31
CSD (31) – Blaine Pope 4, Ja’Nathan Johnson 5, Noah Hall 4, Lee Barnes 21, Rodney Lacewell 8, Matt Kemp 8, Keyon McKoy 2, Sherman Long 1, Dashon Campbell 1, Rashon Reevey, Chris Cromartie, Aiden Hargrove.Share: