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2A-11 boys basketball: Admiral Farragut, Shorecrest move on

Class 2A, district 11

Admiral Farragut, Shorecrest move on

Admiral Farragut, the top seed in 2A-11, rallied to beat rival Northside Christian 42-27 in a semifinal to secure a playoff berth for the fourth straight season and eighth time in the past nine.

Trailing 7-4 at the end of the first quarter, the Blue Jackets outscored the Mustangs 12-1 in the second to go ahead for good. Chance Russell scored 10 points to lead AFA. The Blue Jackets will play Shorecrest in tonight's championship. The Chargers beat host Sarasota Out-of-Door 69-47, earning their first postseason appearance since 1999.

Shorecrest jumped out to a 19-10 lead, going ahead 42-18 at the half. Luke Blume led the Chargers with 23 points, followed by Ricky Quiroz's 20.

Bob Putnam, Times staff writer

2A-11 boys basketball: Admiral Farragut, Shorecrest move on 02/12/10 [Last modified: Friday, February 12, 2010 11:53pm]
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