After a thrilling win last night against Cannon, Greensboro Day came back to take on an intriguing matchup against Covenant Day. The Bengals came out strong early on both ends, as they looked to take the ball out Aden Holloway’s hand. They were looking to double team the young guard and force others to step up but GDS’ defense was too disruptive early on, helping lead to a 20-9 lead after the first quarter.
Cam Hayes and Brock Williams were effective early, getting to the lane often. The Bengals were effective, on their way to a 13-for-22 first half. Thomas Hailey played strong for Covenant Day with 7 points and four rebounds.
Halftime: Greensboro Day 36 – Covenant Day 21
Much of the same continued in the second half, as Greensboro Day was able to create points off their defense. In the end, they created 16 turnovers and finished with 12 steals. Cam Hayes, Brock Williams, and Carson McCorkle continued to produce in transition, with all three finishing in double digits.
Thomas Hailey was efficient for Covenant Day with 16 points, while Hamidou Sidibe chipped in 14 points as well. Aden Holloway finished with 6 points in the game
Final: Greensboro Day 66 – Covenant Day 48
Greensboro Day: Carson McCorkle 15pts/ Camren Hayes 14pts, 4asts/ Brock Williams 12pts
Covenant Day: Thomas Hailey 16pts, 7rebs/ Hamidou Sidibe 14pts, 5rebs