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Centertown cages Eagles
Morrison Eagle Kaden Desmarais gets a short jump hook to fall against Centertown. Desmarais led the Eagles in scoring with 10 points.
After the Centertown Warriors blew through the first round, the Warriors knew it would be a tougher task when they faced the Morrison Eagles on Thursday in the second round of the 5-6 grade preseason basketball tournament. The Warriors outscored the Eagles in all but the fourth quarter and the three previous quarters gave Centertown the 31-27 win.Even though Kaden Desmarais led all scorers with 10 points for the Eagles, Blake Adams and Nathan Lemmons each led the Warriors with eight points apiece.There was not much defense to stop Centertown in the first quarter and the Warriors put up 10 points. Lemmons extended the Warriors' lead when he buried a 3-point basket over the Morrison defense.