Highlanders pick up two wins in Bossier Parish Classic

Highlanders pick up two wins in Bossier Parish Classic

The McLennan Highlanders defeated the Bossier Parish Cavaliers 95-57 on Friday night on the opening day of the Bossier Parish (La.) Classic. The win moved the Highlanders to an 11-0 record for the season.

McLennan started the game sluggish, allowing Bossier Parish to open on a 9-0 run. The Highlanders bounced back, taking the 14-13 lead midway through the half. The two teams traded the lead down the stretch, and McLennan held the 38-34 advantage at the break.

The Highlanders were hot in the second half, opening on a 22-3 run to break the game open.

Sophomore Shawn Prudhomme led McLennan with 14 points and sophomore Wayne Langston added 12. Freshmen Austen Bradshaw and Jalen Jones scored 11 points each. Sophomore Deondre Ray rounded out the Highlanders in double figures with 10 points.

On Saturday, the Highlanders moved to 12-0 on the season with an 84-73 victory over the Southern-Shreveport Jaguars.

Jones led the Highlanders with 18 points. Prudhomme and sophomore Joe Lundy added 17 and 14, respectively.

McLennan 95, Bossier Parish 57

McLennan: Ojai Black 1 0-0 3; D.J. Weathers 2 0-0 6; Jalen Jones 3 4-5 11; Austen Bradshaw 4 1-1 11; Shawn Prudhomme 6 2-2 14; Deondre Ray 4 2-2 10; Julius Foster 3 0-0 6; Tevin Hanner 2 1-3 5; DaMarcus Whittington 2 0-1 6; Joe Lundy 2 2-4 6; John Savoy 1 3-4 5; Wayne Langston 5 2-2 12; Totals: 35 17-24 95.

Bossier Parish: Wilbert Thomas 4 4-6 12; Jalen Johnson 2 1-2 5; Gustavs Puhovs 2 0-0 5; Trayvion Johnson 1 0-2 5; D'Larious Venzant 1 0-0 2; Lyndale James 4 3-5 9; Daven Moss 2 0-1 6; Ty'rell Winn 3 1-4 7; Londale James 0 1-2 1; Jack Ocwieja 2 1-1 5; Totals: 21 10-22 57.

3-pointers: McLennan 8 (Weathers 2, Bradshaw 2, Whittington 2, Black 1, Jones 1), Bossier Parish 4 (Moss 2, Johnson 1, Puhovs); Total fouls: McLennan 23, Bossier Parish 22; Fouled out: Bossier Parish (Thomas); Halftime score: McLennan 38, Bossier Parish 34; Record: McLennan 11-0. 

McLennan 84, Southern-Shreveport 73

McLennan: Ojai Black 1 0-0 2; D.J. Weathers 2 4-6 9; Jalen Jones 7 3-4 18; Shawn Prudhomme 8 1-2 17; Deondre Ray 1 0-0 2; Julius Foster 4 1-1 9; Tevin Hanner 2 0-0 4; DaMarcus Whittington 1 0-0 3; Joe Lundy 4 6-8 14; Wayne Langston 1 3-3 5: Totals: 31 19-26 84.

Southern-Shreveport: Francis 6 1-2 15; Marshall 3 3-6 11; Gray 1 0-0 2; Specks 4 9-9 17; Smith 3 3-4 9; Reed 4 3-4 11; Martin 2 2-2 7; Totals: 23 22-28 73.

3-pointers: McLennan 3 (Weathers 1, Jones 1, Whittington 1), Southern-Shreveport 5 (Marshall 2, Francis 2, Martin 1); Total fouls: McLennan 23, Southern-Shreveport 19; Fouled out: Southern-Shreveport (Francis); Halftime score: McLennan 42, Southern-Shreveport 39; Record: McLennan 12-0.