Magnusom scores 25, Hawks eliminate Eagles

Magnusom scores 25, Hawks eliminate Eagles


Magnusom scores 25, Hawks eliminate Eagles



Axel Magnusom hit five 3-pointers on his way to a game-high 25 points and Donterius Peacher scored 21 leading Rossview to a 76-60 win over Northeast in the District 10-AAA Tournament quarterfinal round.

With the win, the Hawks have secured at least a berth into the regional tournament, while the Eagles will miss the regional for only the second time in the past 17 seasons.

Anthony Longstreet scored 17 points for the Eagles, who finished their season at 17-9. J’Hanti Gold scored 13 points and Darius Brown had 11.

Northeast hit 11 3-pointers, while Magnusom accounted for all five of the Hawks’ 3-pointers. Rossview held a narrow 44-42 lead over Northeast at halftime, but pulled away after the half, owning a 33-18 scoring advantage.

In other District 10-AAA games on Friday, Dickson County beat Clarksville High 70-53, Henry County beat West Creek 65-45 and Kenwood knocked off Northwest 73-45.

Rossview 76, Northeast 60

Rossview 22 22 9 24 — 76

Northeast 17 25 5 13 — 60

Rossview: Cannon Campbell 4, Axel Magnusom 25, Donterius Peacher 21, Nick Leinweber 10, Aaron Merriweather 9, Anferne Lisenbee 7. Team totals: 18, 26-31 76.

Northeast: Anthony Longstreet 17, J’Hanti Gold 13, Will Best 4, Thad Octalien 1, Dallas Davis 6, James Simpson 2, Nick Green 4, Darius Brown 11, DJ Wright 2. Team totals: 10, 7-14 60.

3-pointers: Rossview 5 (Magnusom 5), Northeast 11 (Longstreet 4, Gold 3, Davis 3, Brown 1).

Record: Rossview (NA), Northeast (17-9).


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