Lexington opened their holiday tournament play with a 1st-Round victory over Military Magnet by a 54-50 final. They move on in the winner’s bracket of the Modie Risher Classic to face Summerville, a 52-44 winner over Swansea.
The tournament began in 1967 and is named for Modie Risher, the legendary multi-sport coach at Burke High School. The Cats won the Classic when they last played there 2 years ago.
In the opening round on Thursday, the Wildcats were led by 8th-grader Cam Scott and senior Adin Daniels who each scored 18 points. Daniels added 16 rebounds. With the win, Lexington improves their season mark to 8 and 5.
First Round Scores
Lexington 54, Military Magnet 50
Summerville 52, Swansea 44
Burke 46, Central Bucks West (PA) 42 (OT)
Hedgesville (WVA) 60, Colleton County 49