Battery Creek boys win basketball tournament

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The Battery Creek boys basketball team won its own tournament over the weekend, routing New Hampstead 69-47 in the championship game on Saturday, Nov. 29.

Excelling throughout the tournament matchup, Battery Creek made the most of an 11-3 run in the fourth quarter, clinching the convincing victory in part due to the late outburst.

Devonte Wilson paced Battery Creek with a game-high 18 points. Following directly behind Wilson, Eric Freeman netted 17 points for the Dolphins.

Freeman was named the tournament’s most valuable player.

Nine different Battery Creek players provided scoring. Adonis Williams added 14 points, while DaQuan Robinson delivered nine points. Chris Burton scored four points, Tavin Simmons tossed in three and Taevion Smalls added two for the Dolphins. Jaydrien Davis scored on a free throw.