St. Thomas, Heritage each win district titles; Latest District Boys Basketball results (Feb. 11)
February 12, 2012By wendy hunter of St. Thomas Aquinas High School
Junior forward Steven Haney had 18 points and junior guard Papa N'Diaye added 14 points and six assists as host St. Thomas Aquinas won its first district championship since 2008 by defeating McArthur 66-37 in the District 16-7A boys basketball game.
The Raiders (20-4) will next host Northeast on Thursday in a regional quarterfinal.
ST. THOMAS AQUINAS 66, MCARTHUR 37
STA (20-4): Bombich 1-0-2, N'Diaye 6-1-14, Palov 2-5-11, Roberts 3-0-6, Powell 2-0-5, Alfassi 1-0-3, Haney 7-3-18, Hunter 3-0-6, Wilkinson 0-1-1.
3-pointers: Palov 2, N'Diaye, Powell, Alfassi, Haney, Harris, Candelario 3. Rebounds: Roberts 8. Half: 30-21.