OC Basketball Action Continues
OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department's winter boys' basketball league continued this week with a full slate of games at Northside Park. The following are some of the highlights from this week's action:
Fresco's 35- OC Rec Boosters 28: Tate Shockley scored 10 points and Luke Buas, Tyree Henry and Owen Nally all scored six points each to lead Fresco's. Damontae Purnell scored 16 points for the Boosters, while Dashawn Wise added 10.
Trimper's Rides 37- OC/Berlin Optimists 35: Dequan Alexander went off with 31 of his team's 37 points to lead Trimpers over the Optimists. Zach Gelof scored 11 points and Reginald Briddell added 10 for the Optimists.
OC Elks 54- OC Rec Boosters 33: The Elks got balanced scoring including 13 points by Bobby Wilgus, 11 points by George Moore, 10 points by Jacob Seiders and nine points by Storm Miles, to cruise past the Boosters. Zachary Moeser led the Boosters with 10 points.
Mona Vie 30- Outback Steakhouse 29: Talib Rice scored 10 points and Montez Purnell added six to lead Mona Vie over Outback. Travis Carpenter scored 21 of his teams' 29 points in defeat.
Ocean City Lions 31- Maui Golf 30: Sam Richter scored 10 points and Joshua Mercer added seven as the Lions squeaked by Maui Golf, Marcus Pitts led all scorers with 20 points for Maui in the loss.
Ocean City FOP 64- OC Rec Boosters 56: Several players scored in double digits as the FOP topped the Boosters in a high-scoring game. Jake Buchler led the way for the FOP with 12 points, while Even Jarmol scored 11, Kevin Rowe scored 10 and Nicholas Izzo scored 10. Breon Smith led the Boosters with an astounding 32 points, while Justin Shanahan scored 12 points and Josh Strawley added 10.
Delmarva Irish 16- Fager's Island 10: Tucker Brown scored eight points and Grant Janek added six as the Irish beat Fager's. Colton Edmunds led Fager's with six points, while Jack Fager added four.
La Hacienda 34- Red Sun 19: Torrey Brittingham scored a game-high 16 points and Garrett Tinus added eight to lead LaHa over Red Sun. Wyatt Richins scored six points for Red Sun in the loss.
OC Rec Boosters 33- Mona Vie 15: Chase Eslin scored 17 points and Chase Sams added 16 as the Booster cruised past Mona Vie. Montez Purnell scored nine and Talib Rice added six for Mona Vie in the loss.
OC Rec Boosters 43- OC Parrotheads 41: Breon Smith scored 16 points as the Boosters edged the Parrotheads in a tight game. Delonte Tate scored 11 points for the Parrotheads in the losing effort.
Atlantic General 33- Phillips Crabhouse 30: AGH got by Phillips in a tight game as London Tucker scored 19 points. Matthew LeCompt led Phillips with 13 points.
OC Rec Boosters 51- Atlantic General 26: Just about everybody got in the scorebook as the Boosters downed AGH. Colin Gaynor and Aaron Waples each scored 12 points for the Boosters, while Chase Eslin added nine, and Karon Purnell and Chase Sams added six each. London Tucker scored eight points for AGH, while Montez Green scored seven and Jalen Mumford added five.
Parrotheads 42- OC FOP 26: Holden Wingate scored 13 points and Delonte Tate added 11 has the Parrotheads rolled. Paul Mulrooney and Josh Windett each added seven points.
Outback Steakhouse 28- House of Pancakes 23: Travis Carpenter and Gregory Ray each scored 13 points to lead Outback. Avery McCormick scored 12 points for House of Pancakes in defeat.
McDonalds 49- OC Elks 44: David Yakaki and Steve Tropkopf each scored 13 points and Andrew Brickey added 12 to lead McDonalds. George Moore scored 16 points for the Elks in the loss.