Jacksonville Team Info
Canton Team Info
hadn’t played in the Macomb Western Holiday Tournament since
Their return to tournament play
ended in a trophy as they won the Consolation Championship 28-25
over the Canton Little Giants.
In a game that
was close from start to finish, Canton had an opportunity to tie
it, down by three, with six seconds remaining.
The Little Giants looked to
Jake Smith to take that final three.
And for good reason.
When Canton played this morning
against Illini West, he sank the game-winning three with a few
It was not to be this time,
however, as the shot rimmed out and the Little Giants were
led in scoring by Drew Ezard, who scored nine points.
Ezard also tallied nine
The Crimsons shot an icy
1-for-11 from the three-point line, but they made up for it by
winning the battle in the paint 22 to 6.
Canton was led in
scoring by the aforementioned Jake Smith, who had seven points.
Caleb Miller led the way with
Both teams combined to shoot
4-for-31 from behind the three-point line.
Jacksonville’s last trophy was a third place finish in 1981.
December 30, 2017