Boys Varsity Basketball · Rampants Outlasts Eastern Wayne, Move to 12-0

81 Eastern Wayne High School
89 J H Rose High School
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Rose hosted Eastern Wayne tonight for their third game in five days after Christmas break. Both teams came out streaking with Rose taking a 24-22 lead going into the second quarter. At the midpoint break, Rose had an 11 point advantage but Eastern Wayne battled back to cut the lead to 3 going into the final quarter. However, Rose stated hot behind the arc and increased their lead and would hold onto an 8 point win. Senior, Jamarion Griffin, led the scoring for Rose with 26, including hitting his first four attempts from downtown. Sophomore Alkevion Waller stayed hot with 20 points for Rose while fellow sophomore Aaron Murphy followed with 17. Rounding out the scoring for Rose was Montez Green (7), Tanner Fields with (5), TJ Harris (4) and Jaquavone Maye (4). Due to Pitt County’s exam week, Rose is now off until next Friday when they host South Central.