The Crestwood Junior CISAA Boys’ Basketball team overcame a 19 point halftime deficit to defeat Crescent 66-56 on last Monday afternoon. Crescent went on a 25-6 run during the 2nd quarter to lead by a score of 35-16 at halftime. The Lions would not back down though, and pushed the pace in the second half on route to a 10 point victory. K’Shawn Latty led the way with 34 points, including 6 three-pointers in the second half. Matthew Nelsons added 24 points despite foul trouble limiting his minutes. The win moves the Junior Lions to 5-0 in CISAA action.
The Junior Boys’ CISAA basketball team defeated St. Andrew’s College by a score of 73-50 in their final game before the break. The win increased the Lions’ record to 6-0 in CISAA action. The boys were hot from 3-point range, as the team combined to hit 9 3-pointers, with 5 different players knocking down at least one trey ball. Matthew Nelsons led the way with 34 points, his first 30 point performance of the season, while K’Shawn Latty added 13. Michael Kim and Caiden Oshinowo pitched in 6 points a piece, and Jesse Codron added 4 points. The boys will be back in action after the break with a rematch at St. Andrew’s College on Wednesday, January 10!
The U14 D1 Boys’ Basketball team continued their dominant display last Wednesday afternoon with a win over previously undefeated St. Andrew’s College. The Lions got off to a cold start, only scoring 6 points in the first 4 minutes of the game before breaking out to a 30-17 lead at the half. The Lions continued to extend their lead in the second half in route to a 61-43 victory. The win moves the U14 Crestwood team to 5-0 in CISAA action. Mikkel Tyne led the way with 26 points, including a variety of impressive finishes around the basket. Elijah Fisher added 23 points with 3 dunks, and Liam MacInnis pitched in 6 points and several athletic rebounds. The U14 D1 boys will be back in action after the break with a matchup at Upper Canada College on Wednesday, January 17th.
Last Monday night our Crestwood Lions’ D2 Senior Boys played Crescent in a nail biting game. In the last 7.8 seconds Crestwood was down by one; with a major league play David McCall breaks away, raises up, and puts up a great 3 pointer that rattled in and out. Crestwood lost 50 to 49. Leading scores David McCall with 23 and Jonah Eichler with 16. Great job guys!!!