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December 28, 2012

Sophomores power Rangers to easy win


The Eagle-Tribune

---- — Sophomores Cooper Hammel (26) and Tim Galloway-Burke (22) combined for 48 points and Methuen downed Greater Lawrence 64-52 in a Greater Lawrence Christmas Tourney consolation game.

The lead was 30 when Galloway-Burke, an impressive 6-5 center destined for big things, scored early in the fourth.

The Reggies pumped in 25 points in the fourth to cut it to 12.

Oscar Reynoso (15) and Javier Franjul hit double figures for Greater Lawrence.

North Andover scored the first 12 points of the game and cruised to a 75-40 win over Salem in the other consolation game.

Chris Bardwell led all scorers with 19 points. Brendan Miller added 11 including a two-handed slam dunk and Isaiah Nelsen and Derek Collins tossed in 10 points each. Sophomore Isiah Latham led the Blue Devils with 11 points.

North Andover 75, Salem 40

Salem (40): Anthony Lopez 1 0-0 2, Isiah Latham 4 2-2-11, Jeffrey LaRosa 2 0-0 4, Jeff Frias 3 0-0 6 Jack Hartman 2 1-2 5, Steve Nugent 0 0-0 0, Brent Barrett 1 0-3 2, Jacob Slepian 1 0-0 2, Nick Shumski 0 0-0 0, Matt Vartanian 4 0-0 8. Totals 18 3-7 40

North Andover (75): Kyle White 1 0-0 2, Casey Walsh 1 0-0 2, Brett Daley 1 0-0 3, Bubba Shkliew 0 1-2 1, Derek Collins 4 0-0 10, Alex Gorgoni 2 0-0 4, John Enright 1 1-2 3, Garrett Upson 0 4-4 4, Wabissa Bede 0 2-2 2, Brendan Miller 4 2-3 11, James Testa 1 2-2 4, Chris Bardwell 7 5-5 19, Iaiah Nelsen 5 0-0 10. Totals 27 17-20 75

3-pointers: S — Latham; NA — Collins 2, Daley, Miller

Salem (0-5): 17  7  4 12 — 40

North Andover (4-1): 20 17 23 15 — 75

Methuen 64,

Greater Lawrence 52

agateText:Greater Lawrence (52): Bryan Centeno 2 1-2 5, Anthony Fabian 0 0-0 0, Stanley Martinez 0 3-4 3, Ellicen Pena 0 0-0 0, Grismaldi Martinez 0 0-0 0, Luis Gonzalez 0 1-2 1, Alexis Estrella 6 0-0 13, Oscar Reynoso 5 4-5 15, Maikel Guerrero 2 0-0 4, Cristian Rivera 0 0-0 0, Javier Franjul 5 1-2 11. Totals 20 10-15 52

Methuen (64): Mark Sicard 1 0-0 2, London Torres 0 0-0 0, Tim Galloway-Burke 9 4-4 22, Nathan Bueno 2 0-0 5, Jimmy Njoroge 1 0-0 2, Jamal Rene 1 0-0 3, Chris Leblanc 0 1-2 1, Cooper Hammel 9 5-6 26, Rami Majed 0 0-0 0, Corey Bell 1 1-2 3, Jon Pierce 0 0-0 0. Totals 24 11-16 64

3-pointers: GL — Estrella, Reynoso; M — Hammel 3, Bueno, Rene

Greater Lawrence (3-2):7  6 14 25 — 52

Methuen (1-3): 19 17 18 10 — 64