03/31/2023
East Bladen High School
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CLINTON – East Bladen outscored Clinton 22-12 in the 2nd half to stretch a 16-15 halftime lead into a 38-27 Southeastern Athletic Conference jayvee boys basketball victory Thursday.

Kewone Maynor threw in a pair of 2nd quarter baskets and sank 3 free throws and another basket in the 2nd half to lead the Eagle scoring with 9 points. Teammate Chace Butler pumped in a basket and 2 free throws in the 1st half then cashed in 2 free throws in the 3rd period to finish with 7 points.

Tevin McLean popped in a 1st half basket then tossed in 2 more baskets after intermission to tally 6 points for the winners. Malikah Moore dropped in 2 baskets and a free throw in the 2nd half, and Shannon Hankins drilled in a 3-point shot and 2 foul shots in the final period. Both totaled 5 points for the Eagles.

Sherman Long bombed in a 3-point shot, and Keyshawn Kemp powered in a basket and a free throw in the opening quarter for East.

Coach Aking Elting’s Eagles raised their record to 5-3 in SAC-7 play and 11-5 overall. East Bladen will visit West Bladen Monday.

East Bladen  7   9  11  11 – 38
Clinton          4  11    6   6 – 27

East Bladen (38) – Malikah Moore 5, Shannon Hankins 5, Kyran McKoy, Chace Butler 7, Khalil McKoy, Sherman Long 3, Tevin McLean 6, Kewone Maynor 9, Keyshawn Kemp 3.

Clinton (27) – Zachary Pope, Adam Catlett, Aaron Landrum 5, Daevarius Hemmingway, Holden Spell 12, Jacob Baggett, Cullen Brewer 3, Lamb, Sumner, C. Parker, J. Sinclair, K. Wilson 6, T. Moore 2.