High School Regional won against Christ Church High School Tuesday night at Warner Christian.Regional controlled the whole game from start to finish, finishing 68-53.
In the first quarter, Shem Gordon and Rafael Martini came out hot, scoring the first 8 points of the game. Regional ended the first quarter 13-8.
Start of the second quarter, Regional went on a 15-5 run during the first 4 minutes, with Matt McGinnis scoring two big three-pointers, as well as Lionel Vankrunkkelvedlt hitting a big three, who finished with a season-high of nine points. Finishing up the first half, Regional extended the lead to 24 points 40-16.
Second half, Martini struggled with foul trouble, picking up his 3rd foul in the beginning of the half. Martini, finished with a double-double, 16 points, 13 rebounds, 4 assists, and 7 steals.
Within three minutes of the fourth quarter, Christ Church went on a 10-5 run cutting the lead down to ten points, 55-45. After missing two games with an injured shoulder, Gordon produced 15 points and 8 rebounds.
Regional looks forward to battle North Florida Christian Prep at Warner Christian High Shcool tomorrow, January 25, 2018, at 5 pm.