Dion Perkins, Seymour
Scored 37 points in the Wildcats’ 59-54 victory over Ansonia. Scored 32 points in Seymour’s 76-38 win over Watertown.
Mateo Esmeraldo, Masuk and Dylan Breeland, Bethel
Esmeraldo scored 44 points to help Masuk prevail 86-85 in three overtimes. Breeland scored 35 points in the loss for Bethel.
Mason Gorham, Haddam-Killingworth
Tied his career-high of 33 points to help give the Cougars a 60-43 win over Westbrook.
Brody Limric, East Catholic
Scored 31 points and grabbed 21 rebounds to helpt the Eagles defeat Manchester 79-34.
Tommy Garrow, Ellington
Scored 33 points in Ellington’s 70-34 win over Bolton.
Jon Khazzaka, Nonnewaug
Poured in 40 points in the Chiefs’ 69-34 victory over Housatonic.
Dylan Crowley, Gilbert
Scored 31 points, including the 1,000th of his career, in a 77-59 loss to Northwestern.
Owen Hibbard, Shepaug
Scored 31 points in Shepaug’s 80-41 victory over Nonnewaug.
Taeshaun Sanchez, Derby
Scored 32 points in Derby’s 70-68 win over Oxford.
Jack Petersen, Newtown
Scored 34 points in the Nighthawks’ 71-63 win over Masuk.
A Great Team Win Tonight. Focused and Committed from the go on both sides of the ball…..but I need to acknowledge one of the best performances, I've witnessed as a head Coach, from our lone Senior, Jack Petersen. 34pts, 10 Rebs, 6 Assists, and 2 Steals. Outstanding!
— Tim Tallcouch (@FullyLedded) March 12, 2021
Raymond Rodriguez, Windsor
Scored 29 points in the Warriors’ 101-55 victory over Bloomfield.
Vinny DeFeo, Shelton
Scored 32 points in the Gaels’ 60-51 loss to Cheshire.
Final Score: Cheshire 60, Shelton 51. Cheshire outscored Shelton 18-9 in the 4th quarter. DeFeo 32 points and Rohlman 9 points. #ctbb
— Shelton Boys Basketball (@shsgaels_bball) March 12, 2021
Kevin Vidmar, Danbury
Scored 30 points in the Hatters’ 70-59 win over Trumbull.
Eli Blackwell, West Haven
Scored 42 points in the Blue Devils’ 97-42 win over Foran.
Jaden Walker, MLC
Scored 32 points in a 67-57 loss to Classical Magnet.
Zion Lott, WCA
Scored 33 points in the 86-83 win over Woodland.
— Prince Tech’s Tyshawn Jackson scored his 1,000th career point in a 97-46 win over Whitney Tech.
Congrats to Tyshawn Jackson on 1k career points…Coach Beckford pictured here with him on senior night #FalconPride
— Aerospace’s Jon Jacobs scored his 1,000th career point in a 60-52 loss to Innovation.
— Congratulations to Fairfield Prep’s B.J. Wentzel, who hit a deep 3-pointer during Prep’s win over Hamden last week. It was the last made basket in the long history of Alumni Hall, which is closing as a new arena on the Fairfield University campus is being rebuilt. Wentzel is a former team manager who made the team as a senior. He is battling Crohn’s disease.
— Garrett Hickey #ShareTheGame
GAMES TO WATCH
SCC quarterfinals at higher seed, Saturday: With Fairfield Prep and Hillhouse now out of the tournament, the Division I field is down to eight teams. Wilbur Cross is the overall two-time defending champion.
CCC tournament quarterfinals at higher seed, Monday: All 32 teams get in and there will be some competitive games throughout the four divisions. Most of the focus will be on the top division where East Catholic, Northwest Catholic, Windsor, Bristol Central and Maloney are expected to battle it out.