Davenport boys hold on to beat St. George's
Last updated 1/7/2022 at 11:11am
DAVENPORT-An offensive showcase, Tuesday's game was not. But the Gorilla boys managed to score a couple more baskets than the visiting St. George's Dragons en route to a gritty, sloppy 45-39 win Jan. 4.
St. George's put an early emphasis on double-teaming Davenport star Tennessee Rainwater and using 6'7" forward John Nowland inside to disrupt his driving attempts. In this first quarter, this allowed Davenport junior Brenick Soliday to convert three three-pointers, helping the Gorillas build a 16-11 lead.
Davenport had its best quarter of the game in the second period, outscoring St. Georg...