Posted On: 02/21/19 8:17 AM
After a wild first night of Class 5 Region A Quarterfinals at Green Run, the crowd in the 757 shifted to Norfolk where the next two sets would be played. It was another double header, with the host school and #2 seed Maury faced #7 seed Hampton for a chance to go to the semifinals at the Scope on Friday.
It was a packed house and the only game that I’ve paid for all season, but the energy was great from the beginning. Maury jumped out early in the first quarter, and their defense was impressive from the jump holding Hampton to just six points in first quarter. The Commodores held the Crabbers to just 6-for-22 shooting from the floor, and headed into halftime leading 30-16.
Things didn’t get any better for Hampton from