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