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After the 1st Week Ashley High School Boy’s Varsity Basketball at 2-1 on the Season

By: Shawn R. McKee
Staff Writer

• 11/23 – Ashley 64 Lincoln Charter 61 – The Screaming Eagles open up there 2013-2014 Season with a win at home against Lincoln Charter. The win didn’t come easy for the Eagles who started off with a 6-point lead after the 1st quarter 19-13. The 6-point lead held up by halftime after each team picked up 16-points in the 2nd quarter. After halftime the Eagles were able to get to their biggest lead of the game and ended the 3rd quarter ahead by 8-points 50-42. In the final quarter Lincoln Charter began to make a come back, but the Eagles were able to cut them short and held on to take the win 64-61.
• 11/25 – Ashley 59 Seventy-First 95 – The Seventy-First Falcons jumped out to a big lead early in this game and didn’t look back, outscoring the Eagles in the 1st 3 quarters. In the final quarter the Eagles began making a come back outscoring the Falcons by 8 28-20, but it wasn’t enough to make up the damage from the previous 3 quarters. The Eagles fell to 1-1 on the season.
• 11/26 – Ashley Havelock – The Eagles looked to come back from Monday Night’s win and did just that against Havelock on the road. The Eagles did so with a unforgiving defense that allowed just under 5-ponts per quarter in this game. In the 1st quarter the Eagles were able to go ahead by 7-point 10-3. But by the halftime break the Eagles were up by 22-points 29-7. After halftime the Eagles keep the pressure up, outscoring Havelock 22-10 and 16-2 to take the win 67-19.