H.O.Y.A.S. Nab Summer League Crown
WYE MILLS — The Bayside H.O.Y.A.S. earned the Chesapeake College Summer League championship with a 55-48 victory over Federalsburg last Monday.
The H.O.Y.A.S., based in Kent County and coached by John Queen and Melvin Freeman, were led by point guard Nytre Green who scored a team-high 20 points and added 11 assists in the victory. He also scored 17 points in a semifinal victory over Hurlock earlier in the night.
YaQuan Darling led the way for Federalsburg with 20 points. He began the game by scoring 11 of Federalsburg’s first 13 points. A three-pointer, followed by a three point play by Darling gave Federalsburg a 13-11 lead early in the first half.
Bayside’s Ricky Bowser (8 points) tied the score at 13-13 when he converted on an offensive rebound. Later, Green’s driving layup tied the score at 17-17, but Federalsburg’s Marcus Johnson (11 points) nailed a threepointer to go up 20-17.
After a timeout, the H.O.Y.A.S. went to work, going on a quick 8-0 run to go up 25-20. JayShaun Freeman (9 points) hit a runner, then swished a three-pointer to give the H.O.Y.A.S. the lead. A sweet pass by Green to TaQuan Corley put the H.O.Y.A.S. up four, and then Green added a free throw to go up five.
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