High School Basketball

Whale Branch falls in Class 1-A championship game

Lewisville's third-quarter assault too much for Warriors

sfastenau@beaufortgazette.comMarch 2, 2013 

COLUMBIA -- The run has ended.

Whale Branch Early College High School boys basketball team fell to Lewisville 64-54 on Saturday in the Class 1-A championship game at Colonial Life Arena.

The Warriors led at the half but were swamped by the Lions' third-quarter blitz.

Lewisville's defensive pressure turned into easy points, and it outscored Whale Branch 26-9 during the third quarter.

Dee Delaney and Justin Rhode each scored 12 points to lead Whale Branch, which ended the season 24-4. Shaklale Worthy scored 17 to lead Lewisville.

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