The Laquey Hornets traveled to Crocker for Crocker’s senior night. The Crocker Lions improved their season record to 17-8 on the season. The Laquey Hornets fall to 6-15 after the game.
The Crocker Lions last home loss was in December of 2016 when they were defeated by the Licking Wildcats. Both Adam Shockley and Ethyn Boorom were awarded with basketballs to commemorate their 1000th points earlier in the season.
The Varsity game began with the seniors being honored. The Boys had ten senior this season. They are Kaegan Hatton, Adam Shockley, Dillion Porter, Nathaniel Combs, Ethyn Boorom, Brian Boorom, Logan Wright, Cameron Bryant, Isaiah Dean, and Michael Arnold.
The Lions took an early 16-11 lead after the first quarter of the game. Crocker was led in the quarter by Nathaniel Combs who scored four points and Ethyn Boorom with seven points. The Laquey Hornets were led by Cayden Powers with five points. The Crocker boys once again out scored the Hornets 24-13 in the second period of the game. Combs once again led the Lions in the quarter with his 11 point this time. He made 2-2 free throws and his 3-4 in three pointers. The Hornets were led by both Tristan Gan and Powers who both scored for points each in the period. The Crocker Lions led the game 40-24 going into the first half of the game.
Crockers Combs was the overall lead in the game with 15 points overall. Powers led the Laquey Hornets with nine points in the first half.
The Lions were able to out score the Hornets again 14-8 in the third quarter. Boorom led the Lion in the third with eight points. Willie Lunsford led the Hornets with six points in the period. Crocker led 54-32 after three periods of play on the night. Both teams score 20 points in the final period. Nate Acosta led the Hornets with his seven points in the final quarter. Both Brian and Ethyn Boorom scored five points each in the final period of the game for Crocker. The Crocker Lions won the game 74-52.
The Crocker Lions were led in the game by Senior Ethyn Boorom with 21 points. Senior Nathaniel Combs added 20 points of his own. Senior Brian Boroom was just behind him as he added 15 points in the senior night win. Senior Adam Shockley score seven points in the win. Senior Logan Wright scored five points for the Lions. Three Lions scored two points each in the win. They are Senior Isaiah Dean, Senior Dillon Porter, and Senior Michael Arnold.
The Laquey Hornets were led in the game by both Junior Cayden Powers and Senior Nate Acosta with 11 points each. Senior Willie Lunsford added nine points in the loss. Sophomore Michael Fleshute score seven points for the Hornets. Senior Tristan Gan added six points for the Laquey Boys. Freshman Jayden Bell and Senior Zach Norris score four points each.
The Crocker Lions next game is tonight at Macks Creek. The Laquey Hornets travel to Newburg tonight.