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Drifters Boys Basketball Team improves winning streak to three

Posted on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 12:50 pm

The Colonial Beach Boys Varsity Basketball Team claimed their first district win last Friday opening to the Rappahannock Raiders. After 32 minutes of play, Colonial Beach took a 1-0 lead in the district after defeating Rappahannock 67-54.
Colonial Beach’s Montie Gould was a rebound from reaching a double-double after the game. He ended the night scoring 16 points and collecting nine rebounds.
JaQuan Thompson led Rappahannock with 15 points.
The Harris brothers added to Colonial Beach’s cause with Marquel scoring 13 points and Devonte adding nine. Shamar Shanks scored eight points for Colonial Beach followed by Paris Muse and Ethan Harvin with six each, David Allison with four, Keane Foster with three and Sidney Horton with two.
Kelvonte Ellis chipped in for Rappahannock with 11 points, followed by Marcus Byrd with 12, Howard Plummer with seven, DeShawn Thompson with five and Tevin Fisher.
Last Friday’s game extended Colonial Beach’s winning streak to three improving their overall record to 7-4, 1-0 in the district. Rappahannock now holds a losing streak of three and falling to an overall record of 5-4, 0-1 in the district.

RAPP    13 5 16 20 — 54
CBEA   21 11 21 14 — 67

Boys Basketball District standings
(as of Dec. 5, 8 a.m.)