WEST POINT — Holly Pond’s junior varsity boys opened the Cullman County Basketball Tournament with a 48-30 win over Hanceville on Saturday.
The No. 5 Broncos built a 22-9 halftime lead against the fourth-seeded Bulldogs and didn’t let up in the second half, using a terrific defensive effort to record the victory at Jim Boyd Gymnasium.
Holly Pond: Kollin Brown (12), Hunter Farr (8), Carter Thomas (8), Diego Garcia (6)
Hanceville: Konnor Helms (12), Edgar Avila (5), Drew Campbell (5)
Coach Speak: “Big win for our guys. I’m proud of how well we executed on offense and how great we were defensively. Now, we have to prepare for a really good Fairview team.” — Holly Pond coach Griffin Morris
Up Next: Holly Pond will play No. 1 Fairview next Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. The game will be contested at Holly Pond High School.