Monday, March 27, 2023

VASJ defeats Holy Name, 78-59, to stay on top of NCL White Division

Carlton Bragg scored 18 points and Dererk Pardon added 16 to lead five players in double figures as Villa Angela-St. Joseph defeated host Holy Name, 78-59, to remain unbeaten in league play and on top of the NCL White Division on Jan. 30.

Tre'Von WIlliams scored 12 points off the bench for the Vikings, who improved to 12-2 overall and 5-0 in the NCL White. Brian Parker scored 11 points and Simon Texidor chipped in 10 for VASJ.

The Vikings outscored the Green Wave in each of the four quarters, leading by five at the end of one quarter and by nine at halftime before putting the game away in the third quarter with a 27-19 frame.

VASJ leads the NCL White Division as the lone undefeated team in the conference.

Steve Hare
Steve Hare is the Chagrin Valley Conference's Sports Information Director. He also created and publishes, an online publication dedicated to providing hyperlocal coverage to area high school athletic programs. Hare began covering high school sports for the Lake County News Herald in 1997. Hare attended Willoughby South High School through the middle of his senior year, then graduated from Berkshire High School in Burton in 1986. He played football, wrestled and was an all-Geauga county baseball player (1986). He lives in Chardon with his wife Paulette and their children.

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