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Lynch’s 49 points lead BA past Tigers

CENTREVILLE — The Brookhaven Academy Cougars got a game-high 46points from forward T-Boy Lynch on their way to a 67-61 win overthe Centreville Academy Tigers in overtime Saturday night. Lynchalso grabbed 5 rebounds, made 6 steals and had 4 assists.

In the girls game, Kelli Snider pumped in 15 points, including 3treys, to spark the unbeaten Lady Cougars to a 55-26 victory overthe Lady Tigers.

Brookhaven Academy travels to Central Private in Baker, La.,Monday.

Brookhaven Acad. 67, Centreville Acad. 61(OT)

Coach Dale Watts watched his Cougars outscore the Tigers 9-3 inovertime to win their season opener.

Contributing to the BA win with 9 points and 7 rebounds wasBlaine Roberts.

Centreville got 20 points from Jerrod Watkins. Drew Davis netted16 points.

Brookhaven Acad. 55, Centreville 26

In the girls game, Drew Holland Tiger fired in 12 points andgrabbed 6 rebounds for the Lady Cougars. Kacey Rutland collected 9rebounds and made 5 steals.

The BA girls, coached by Barry Gray, improved to 5-0 on theseason.

The Lady Tigers were led by Kim Palmer and Emily Vane with 5points apiece.