1/2/2013 9:08:00 AM Bears 3-2 at holiday tourney - open with blowout, end with OT win
BMHS sophomore Skylor Clinton leaps for a block on a Perry shooter Thursday at the Bradshaw Mountain Alvarez Tire Holiday Hoops Classic basketball tournament in Prescott Valley. Coming in to help are No. 1 Lucas Herman, No. 32 Tyler Inglehart, No. 14 Anthony Biasetti and No. 2 D.J. Gonzales.
The Bradshaw Mountain Bears opened their own Alvarez Tire Holiday Hoops Classic basketball tournament last Wednesday morning with a 71-24 rout of Mayer, on their way to a 3-2 record.
Nearly every Bear scored, with Christian McKay turning in the top shooting performance of 10 points, while Nathan Blanco, Tyler Inglehart and Anthony Biasetti each contributed 8 points.
Biasetti and Trevor Judd grabbed 5 rebounds apiece, and Riley Dalpiaz was assist leader with 4.
In the nightcap, Bradshaw downed Catalina 51-40.
Thursday afternoon, the Bears couldn't recover fast enough from a 3-point first quarter, and fell to Perry 56-32.
Inglehart's trio of treys formed the bulk of his 12 points, while Gonzales added 7 points, and Skylor Clinton pulled down 7 boards.
In the first round of cross-bracket play of the No. 2s, Westwood downed Bradshaw 58-50 Thursday evening.
Bears led 25-20 at the half, but fell behind 36-31 after three and never gained ground after that.
Westwood's Shomari Gilliam dazzled with a game-high 26 points to go along with half-a-dozen steals. Bradshaw got 15 points from Biasetti.
Lucas Herman's 12 points included a pair of threes, while Inglehart garnered his second trio of treys in the tourney in a 10-point performance. McKay dished 3 assists and Clinton led rebounding with 5.
Bradshaw closed the tourney by edging Cibola 56-55 in overtime.
The Bears get a break from competition until heading to Camp Verde Jan. 8.