Hagerstown CC

The Garrett Lakers won in overtime 94 – 86 at home stopping an athletic Hagerstown team and upping the season record to 6 – 2.  The team showed great heart, keeping their composure after losing a 5 point lead with  90 seconds remaining in regulation.  6’6 Sophomore power forward Frank Holloway scored 26 to pace the Lakers and 6’4  sophomore guard DJ Ritchie added 17, 5 caroms and three steals.    In his second start of the year,  6’6 forward De Andre Davis, freshman,  come up with a double double; 13 boards and 13 points.   5’10 frosh point guard Corey Groom scored 11 adding 7 assists and 3 steals.  6’1 freshman guard Tavares Martin came off the bench and scored 5 points in overtime, including a huge three with three and a half minutes remaining to give the Lakers a one point lead and swinging momentum to the Lakers …. “this is the type of win we needed against a top notch team. Hagerstown, D-1,  has already played some of the top teams in the country close on the road and our guys wanted to prove they can win in the MD JUCO, noted Coach Gibson. Our bench was great tonight and most of our starters played as they should.  I am proud of the entire team”