Prep Wrapup: Edwards hits buzzer beater to give Mission boys win over Washington

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Boys Basketball: Mission 74, Washington 72

The Bears (12-7, 5-0) and Eagles (8-12, 2-3) have had significantly different seasons after meeting in last year’s Academic Athletic Association championship game, but Mission needed a last-second lift to win the rematch.

With the game tied at 72-72 with 8 seconds remaining, Mission sophomore guard Kevin Murray found forward Gione Edwards in the paint, and the senior hit a layup at the buzzer to edge the defending AAA champs.

Edwards and Murray each finished with a team-high 19 points and Edwards added 11 rebounds for his seventh double-double of the season.

Mission senior forward Miles Prescott also had a double-double with 17 points and 10 rebounds, while the Eagles were led by senior guard Brandon Barnes, who had a game-high 21 points.

Girls Basketball: Mercy 61, Sacred Heart Prep 32

The Skippers (16-0, 2-0) arguably got their best win of the season with a blowout win over a solid Gators (10-5, 1-1) squad, but the formula has remained the same.

Mercy senior guard Mariah Masoli again scored in double digits (she’s done so in 15 of Mercy’s 16 games) with a team-high 17 points and senior forward Courtney Sabahi again had a double-double (her 10th of the season) with 12 points and 11 rebounds. Mercy junior guard Christina Haight also had a double-double, featuring 12 points and 11 rebounds, and sophomore forward Nia Ilalio added 15 rebounds.

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3 Comments on "Prep Wrapup: Edwards hits buzzer beater to give Mission boys win over Washington"

  1. Great job Mission. Keep up the great work!

  2. Our Eagles Varsity team put up on heluva fight against Mission last night…they go lucky with that buzzer shot! GO EAGLES!!!

  3. Kevin is a junior!

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