Big second quarter lifts Brandywine to ninth victory

HARTFORD — The Brandywine boys basketball team improved to 9-1 on the season with a 67-46 non-conference victory over Hartford Tuesday night.

The Bobcats led by just a single point (15-14) after one quarter of play, but exploded for 25 points in the second quarter to open up a 40-20 halftime advantage.

The Indians (2-7) never seriously threatened Brandywine the rest of the way, trailing 51-32 heading into the fourth quarter.

Austin Knapp, Vinny Peel and Marquise Davis scored 15, 13 and 10 points respectively, while Hunter Slaughter added nine points.

 

BRANDYWINE 67, HARTFORD 46  

At Hartford  

BRANDYWINE 67

Austin Knapp 15, Vinny Peel 13, Marquise Davis 10, Hunter Slaughter 9, Brady Duval 5, Cole Searles 4, Chandler Plew 3, Dalton Knapp 2, Antonio Moffitt 2, Scott Miller 2. TOTALS: 26 6-13 67.

HARTFORD 46

E. Johnson 11, J. Cleary 12, W. Martinez 9, D. Hawley 4, H. Ackerman 3, S. Steinman 3, J. Castro 2, A. Nelson 2. TOTALS: 16 10-14 46.

 

Brandywine   15       40       51       67

Hartford         14       20       32       46

3-point baskets: Brandywine 7 (A. Knapp 3, Slaughter 2, Plew 1, Duval 1), Hartford 4 (Cleary 2, Ackerman 1, Steinman 1). Total fouls (fouled out): Brandywine 14 (none), Hartford 13 (none). Varsity records: Brandywine 9-1, Hartford 2-7.

 

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