Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress
NEW DIANA —
Grant Hanks scored 20 points and Alex Hale added 17 as Brook Hill opened the 2013-'14 campaign with a bang by downing Avinger, 57-50, in the opening round of the New Diana Tournament on Thursday.
Phillip Kitt and Malik Alley chipped in with seven and six points, respectively.
The Guard (1-0) led 26-22 at intermission and used a big third quarter that saw the Guard outscore Avinger, 18-12, as the spark needed to pull out the victory.
Brook Hill was scheduled to face Jefferson Friday evening.