Upper Marlboro, Md.-based Dr. Henry A. Wise, Jr. High School (11-2) defeated Suitland High School located in Forestville, Md. 56-47 on Jan. 18.
Wise senior forward Terrance Gibbons led the Pumas in scoring with 16 points and pulled down 14 rebounds. Senior guard Sherwyn Devonish scored 14 points, had six rebounds and dished out four assists to help lead his team to victory.
Wise senior forward Terrance Williams (#3) led the Pumas in scoring (16 points) against Suitland High School on Jan. 18. (Photo by Daniel Kucin Jr.)
Greenbelt, Md.-based Eleanor Roosevelt High School (9-3) slipped past Bowie High School (Bowie, Md.) 58-57 on Jan. 19. Raiders senior guard Juston Bailey led the way with 19 points, but some of his fellow teammates pitched in with solid performances as well.
Senior guard Jaden Faulkner and junior guard Isaiah Gross both scored in double-figures combining for 20 points in total.
Gwynn Park High School (8-5) located in Brandywine, Md. took down Oxon Hill High School (Oxon Hill, Md.) 66-64 on Jan. 19. Yellow Jackets senior guard Shawn Shade was on fire scoring 28 points, and he had two rebounds as well.
Rudy Jean-Pierre scored in double-figures with 11 points and filled the scoring line with six assists and four rebounds.
Frederick Douglass High School (8-5) located in Upper Marlboro, Md. defeated Potomac High School 61-56 on Jan. 19. Senior small forward Eric Isler led the Eagles in scoring with 24 points.
Sophomore Darnell Snowden pitched in with 12 points, and junior guard Jaylen Vines scored 11 points. The Eagles snapped the Wolverines 11-game win streak and handed them their first loss of the season.
DeMatha Catholic High School (15-3) located in Hyattsville, Md. completely dismantled (Washington, D.C.) Archbishop Carroll High School 72-54 on Jan. 19.
Stags sophomore center Hunter Dickinson led DeMatha with 18 points, and junior guard Jahmir Young accounted for 15 points. Another player who had a solid game was sophomore guard Earl Timberlake. He scored in double-figures with 10 points.
Central High School (4-7) located in Capitol Heights, Md. defeated Clinton, Md.-based Surrattsville High School 54-50 on Jan. 19.
Falcons senior guard Craig Morton, junior forward Devonte Young, and junior guard Devonte Young all scored 12 points respectively.