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WILMINGTON – Wilmington Hoggard defeated West Bladen 84-41 Tuesday night in non-conference jayvee boys basketball action.

Jadacus Register pumped in 7 first-half points then tossed in 7 more points in the third quarter to total 14 points for the Knights. Teammate Joshua Lewis bombed in four 3-point baskets – three in the third quarter – to also finish with 14 points.

Ricky Brisson and Donovan Stone drained one 3-point shot each and scored 5 points each for West Bladen.

WEST BLADEN (41) – Jadacus Register 14, Lancine Sourmanoro 1, Joshua Lewis 14, Ricky Brisson 5, Donovan Stone 5, Hysaan Wooten, Keshawn Ballard, Damion McKenzie, Kai Belle, Jerryley Kercius 2, Javonta Matthews, Ethan Davis, Brycen Blackmon.