BAINBRIDGE– A second half surge by the visiting Afton Crimson Knights saw them on the winning end of a close 6-point game, defeating Bainbridge-Guilford at home 70-64.
The Monday evening matchup on Feb. 1, began in favor of The BG who jumped out to an early lead at 15-5 at one point mid-way through the first quarter. This early lead for BG was in part due to BG’s number 5, Trevor Halaquist.
Halaquist would net 11 of his 30-points on the night within the first quarter, many points coming off of breakaway layups. Despite a slow start, Afton would not sit by idly, as they kept the game close by the end of the first, only trailing 1-point, down 17-16. BG would pull away slightly in the second to gain 37-25 lead over Afton at the half.