Game Report: Sheetz Boys Championship – Southern Alamance 48, Southwest Guilford 73

Posted by Press Release on December 29, 2014 at 10:10 pm under High School | 2 Comments to Read

In the 3A/4A Championship game of the Sheetz Holiday Classic, it was the Patriots of Southern Alamance versus the hosting Cowboys of Southwest Guilford. The Patriots are in the title game thanks to a triple overtime victory over North Davidson on Friday night, and the Cowboys cruised in their victory over Western Guilford.

The Cowboys came into tonight’s battle playing for a third straight Sheetz Holiday Classic title. The game tipped off and the action began right away with the teams trading baskets all the way until A 5 point spurt by the Cowboys gave them a 10-7 lead, a lead they never relinquished. The opening frame closed at 18-14.

The second quarter had the Cowboys’ lead reach double figures and stay there until the half time break at 40-27. The second half was when the Cowboys put their foot on the gas on both sides of the ball as they forced several turnovers and played solid team defense, forcing contested shots and held the Patriots to only 4 points in the quarter as the 3rd frame ended at 54-31.

The final frame opened with a Cowboy blitz as the lead quickly surpassed the 30 point threshold and remained there as the teams’ bench’s battled out the remaining several minutes. The Cowboys got a tremendous team defensive effort and was sparked by a great all around effort on and off the stat sheet by Kaymon Mitchell, as they move to 11-2 on the year with the 73-48 victory.

The Cowboys 3-peat as Sheetz Holiday Classic Champions. The Patriots were led by Carrington Young with 14 points. The Cowboys were statistically led by KJ Langley with 20 points, 3 Stls, 2 Asts, Kam Langley with 12 points, 7 Asts, 6 Rebs, 3 Stls, and Kaymon Mitchell with 11 points, 3 Rebs, 3 Asts.

The Cowboys next play at Eastern Guilford on Friday night.

                      1st  2nd  3rd  4th  Final
Southern Alamance     14   13   04   17    48
Southwest Guilford    18   22   14   19    73

S. Alamance (6-4)
Carrington Young 14
Jalen Burnett 11
Shane Forbes 2
Evan Workman 2
Harrison Cochran 3
Hunter Curtis 4
Isaiah Ellison 3
Tyler Atwater 3
Zach Walker 6

Southwest (11-2)
Devin Lanier 4, 3 Stls
Jace Yeoman 7, 3 Rebs
KJ Langley 20
Ben Ferguson 8, 4 Rebs, 3 Stls, 2 Asts
Ambrose Jackson 3, 3 Rebs
Orlando Smith 7, 7 Rebs, 3 Asts
Kam Langley 12
Devonte Cross 1, Stl, Reb
Andre Jones 4 Rebs, Ast
Kaymon Mitchell 11

Submitted by Greg Vlazny

  • HPLL said,

    How hold is KJ Langley?Seen him play at ORMA with Theo?

  • SWG FAN said,

    KJ is a senior.