Posted On: 12/31/18 7:52 PM

St. Augustine, Purple Knight Classic Results:

W vs. McDonogh 35, 62-35 (1st Round)

W vs. KIPP Renaissance, 71-38 (Quarterfinals)

W vs. McMain, 68-46 (Semifinals)

W vs. Thibodaux, 89-55 (Championship)

Purple Knight Classic Recap: Part 1

St. Augustine solidified itself as a top contender for the Division I state title with their performance in the Purple Knight Classic — particularly against Thibodaux. They completely dominated the Tigers with a 31-5 run over about an 8-minute span in the second and third quarters and never let up the rest of the way.

6’2” 2020 G Jaron Pierre was scorching hot from deep dropping nine 3-pointers in a 30-point performance. He was impressive coming off of screens and getting his feet set quickly before releasing picture-perfect jump shots, but also hit a couple off the dribble with defenders near him.

Most of Pierre’s shots came off dishes from 2019 5’9” PG Damon Landry and 2020 6’0” PG D’Mari Wiltz, who both had eight assists. Landry is the quicker guard of the two with great vision as a passer and

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