Bishop takes East Surry by 12 in Monday night basketball

Northwest 1A/2A Conference Game

Bishop 16 13 37 16 82
East Surry 13 22 14 21 70

Bishop Scoring
Aaron Toomey 41
Mike Banks 16
Steve Marrujo 10
Atticus Lum 8
Josh Rathburn 6
Daniel McClurg 2
Kevin Weckworth 1

East Surry Scoring
Ryan Johnson 17
Blake Gilley 15
Andrew Hunter 11
Matt Covington 8
Logan Hoosier 7
Seth Covington 2
Brandon Banks 2

Aaron Toomey 7 rebs, 10 assists, 6 steals

Bishop exploded in the third quarter for 37 points on 13-13 FGs and 7-7FTs, and held East Surry to only 14 points which proved to be the difference in the game. East Surry’s diamond and one defense in the first half kept Bishop at bay as the Cardinals held a 6 point lead at the half. Bishop in the third quarter, led by Toomeys 14, had three pointers by Toomey, Banks, Rathburn, and 2 from Marrujo. Also in the third quarter Bishop’s defensive intensity picked up as the Villains forced seven Cardinal turnovers in the pivotal quarter. In the fourth quarter East Surry got no closer than twelve points.

Bishop 10-4, 6-2
East Surry 8-7, 5-4

Josh Thompson
Bishop McGuinness Basketball