Boys Varsity Basketball · Boys Basketball Opens Up Holiday Tournament with Win


The Boys Basketball team opened up play on Friday evening in the Phil Cox Memorial Tournament hosted by Kokomo HS. In their first game of the tournament, the Eagles played Franklin central.

After a week off from playing, the Eagles were refreshed and ready to go as they were to play three games in two days.

Adams got out strong, building a lead on Franklin Central and holding that lead throughout the game. Off of 19 points each from Brayden Saxton and Sydney Jefferies, the Eagles were able to secure themselves a spot in the semi finals of the tournament.Adams won the game 74-67 to improve to 8-0 for the season..

Quentez Columbus had an impressive night as well, scoring 15 points in the Eagles win. Lynn King scored 9 points, Chuck Worsham 7 points, Kyrin McClatchey 3 points, and Jessie Morgan 2 points. Saxton, King, Columbus, and McClatchey all hit one three point shot each.

Adams improves to 7-0 with the win and will play Kokomo in the semi finals of the tournament.