Rams basketball round-up: WSJE & WSJH open 2022-23 season
Published 10:16 am Wednesday, November 16, 2022
EDGARD — West St. John High School opened the 2022-23 basketball season on November 10 with a jamboree in Plaquemines, where the Rams rolled out to a 46-36 win against East Iberville.
Meanwhile, the West St. John Middle School Rams recently faced East St. John Prep. The Rams fell behind by six at the end of the first quarter but managed to tie the score at halftime, 13-13.
Coach Courtney Evans decided to not run the zone defense and switched to man, which caused the Rams to remain in the game and advance the lead to a 29-27 victory.
The leading scorers were as follows:
J’Kyren Morris 11 pts
De’Avonni Bartholomew 8 pts
De’Avona Davis 4 pts
Jerome Jackson 2 pts
Kadyn Smith 2 pts
Dai’Shaad Waxter 2 pts
— Coaches Kwame Smith and Courtney Evans contributed information for this report. To share your team’s news, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.