St Vincent St Mary Beats Cross Town Rival Hoban In Annual Showcase

STVM led 16-10 in the the first quarter and stretched their lead to 33-26 at halftime behind some hot scoring from Malaki Branham (35) Ramar Pryor (26) Pryor scored 12 points in the third quarter and Branham scored 16 points in the fourth quarter.

Senior Isaiah Young led Hoban had a spectacular performance with 29 points, & freshman Jonas Nichols was equally impressive as he scored 18 points despite the lost

“The rivalry games make it different,” STVM coach Dru Joyce II said. We believe that this is probably the biggest game on their schedule, and that is how it is with a lot of teams that play us. T

“They did some good stuff. Their best players [Young and Nichols], they both played well. It was a good game, but when it came right down to it we did what we needed to do”