Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

January 31, 2013

McDermott scores 40 in Guard romp over Dallas First Baptist Academy

Jacksonville Daily Progress

BULLARD — The Brook Hill Guard avenged their only district loss in resounding fashion with a 72-47 win over Dallas-First Baptist Academy in boy’s TAPPS District 4 action on Tuesday night at the Herrington Sports Complex.

The Lady Guard made it a sweep on the night winning the earlier girl’s matchup in a lop-sided score, 52-16.

Both teams will continue district play on Friday night as they travel to Richardson to play Canyon Creek. The girls will tip off at 6 p.m. and the boy’s varsity to follow at 7:3- p.m.


Brook Hill 72, Dallas-First Baptist Academy 47

Brook Hill’s Chase McDermott was a man on a mission last night scoring 40-points in the dominating win for the Guard.

McDermott had 19-points at the half as Brook Hill took a 36-16 lead in to the break.

McDermott shot 11-of-15 free throws to add to his total, going 6-of-7 in the final quarter before head coach Wally Dawkins brought on the second team to mop up the win.

Brook Hill point guard, Grant Hanks scored 12 of his 16-points in the opening half, nailing three treys in the contest to get the Guard off to a 23-10 score after one period.

First Baptist was led by Josh Johnson with 14 points in a losing effort, and teammate Garrett Black was in double-digits with 10-points.

Brook Hill 72, First Baptist  47

First Baptist     10      6      15      16  -  47

Brook Hill        23     13     17      19  - 72  

FIRST BAPTIST – Sumner Rogers, 8; Jeremy Brooks, 2; Garrett Black, 10; Josh Johnson, 14; Phillip Cooper, 8; Justin Lovvorn, 5.

BROOK HILL –  Alex Hale, 3; Grant Hanks,16; Chase McDermott, 40; Jake Anderson, 2; Phillip Kitt, 4; Luke Humphries, 1; Bryant Robinson, 2; Malik Allen, 2; Mason Dickey, 2.

THREE-POINT GOALS – FB: Black, Johnson, Lovvorn. BH: Hanks 3, McDermott, Hale.

RECORDS – First Baptist 12-7; 3-2. Brook Hill 14-10; 4-1.

NEXT UP –  Brook Hill at Richardson-Canyon Creek, Fri., 7:30 p.m.