Boys basketball region quarterfinal recap


Class 7A

Alonso 62, Durant 55

Sarasota Riverview 54, Wharton 44

Class 6A

East Lake 78, Largo 42

Wiregrass Ranch 72, St. Petersburg 69

Lakeland Kathleen 55, Bloomingdale 41

Plant City 78, Hillsborough 71

Class 5A

Blake 49, Boca Ciega 46

Jesuit 63, Clearwater 49

Leesburg 82, Land O’ Lakes 76

Fivay 67, Orlando Jones 60

Class 4A

Tampa Catholic 76, Cocoa 58

Alachua Santa Fe 58, Central 37

Lake Highland Prep 63, Wesley Chapel 38

Eustis 39, Nature Coast 36

Class 3A

Carrollwood Day 81, St. Petersburg Catholic 57

Bishop McLaughlin 62, Calvary Christian 48

Class 2A

Brandon Academy 56, Academy at the Lakes 49

Cambridge Christian 79, Zephyrhills Christian 68

Southwest Florida Christian 69, Bayshore Christian 68

Naples First Baptist 57, Canterbury 49

Prime time performers

G Juan Arias, Sr., Brandon Academy: Had 16 points and 12 rebounds in a win over Academy at the Lakes.

G Deon Brown, Sr., Bayshore Christian: Led the Faith Warriors with 26 points in a loss to Southwest Florida Christian. 

G Jalen Brown, Sr., Academy at the Lakes: Finished with 28 points and 12 rebounds in a loss to Brandon Academy.  

G Dean Gabrelcik, Sr., East Lake: Led the Eagles with 18 points, 10 rebounds and five assists in a win over Largo. 

G DJ Haynes, Jr., Plant City: Had 23 points, six rebounds and four assists in a win over Hillsborough. 

G Eric Howard, Sr., Fivay: Scored a team-high 27 points in a win over Orlando Jones. 

G Karter Knox, Fr., Tampa Catholic: Finished with 20 points and seven rebounds in a win over Cocoa. 

G Joshua Martin, Jr., Wiregrass Ranch: Led the Bulls with 29 points in a win over St. Petersburg, the first playoff victory for Wiregrass Ranch in a decade. 

F Joe Pesansky, Sr., Jesuit: The two-sport star dominated down low, finishing with 29 points and seven rebounds to lead the Tigers’ impressive comeback against Clearwater. 

F/C Tim Reilly, Sr., St. Petersburg Catholic: Had 27 points and 11 rebounds in a loss to Carrollwood Day.

G Trent Scott, Jr., Alonso: Led the Ravens with 15 points, nine rebounds and six assists in a win over Durant. 

G Emanuel Sharp, Fr., Bishop McLaughlin: Scored 22 points and had eight rebounds in a win over Calvary Christian.  

G Demetri Whitehead, Jr., Zephyrhills Christian: Finished with 28 points in a loss to Cambridge Christian. 

Tuesday’s region semifinal schedule

Class 7A

Alonso at Sarasota Riverview

Class 6A

Wiregrass Ranch at East Lake

Plant City at Lakeland Kathleen

Class 5A

Jesuit at Blake

Leesburg at Fivay

Class 4A

Astronaut at Tampa Catholic

Class 3A

Bishop McLaughlin at Carrollwood Day

Class 2A

Brandon Academy at Cambridge Christian