Boys Varsity Basketball · Mansfield Madison 53 Marion Harding 51 OT

53 Madison Comprehensive High School
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Madison Comprehensive High School vs Harding High School
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1 14   9
2 10   13
3 13   6
4 7   16
OT1 9   7

Marion Harding used pressure defense to its advantage for most of the game before falling in overtime. The Presidents overcame a slow start and gained an advantage utilizing 3/4 court pressure. Madison struggles through the pressure and mounted a strong 4th quarter rally to send the game to overtime. The Presidents were careless with the ball and failed to manage a lead and close the game. The Rams hung in the game on strong scoring from Tyler Tackett, and the extra chances given them by the Presidents. The hard fought battle ended with a deflating loss for Marion Harding. The Presidents were led by Darnell Flournoy with 12 points, and Tabias Thompson-Reece with 10. The JV contest went to The Presidents in convincing fashion. The future Presidents used pressure and pace to overwhelm the Rams. The Varsity record is currently 9-11, while the JV team sits at 14-6.