Posted On: 02/22/19 9:16 PM

The Mideastern Conference Semifinals provided a very 2nd game of the evening in rivals New Hanover HS vs Laney HS. Prep Hoops took in the action on the campus of Brunswick Community College in Supply. The Laney HS Buccaneers prevailed in a 45-42 thriller over the rivals from downtown. The Buccaneers swept the Wildcats in the 3 games they played this season and now will look to win the Conference Tourney for the 1st time in 13 years vs Hoggard HS. 


MVP : Demarcus McLaurin (2020) - Laney HS (pictured on front) 

McLaurin was all active all nigh long in the paint for the Buccaneers before he fouled out with 29.4 seconds left. McLaurin finished with 10 points in the win and helped the Buccaneers get to the Mideastern Conference Championship Game. 


Best Rebounder : Demarcus McLaurin (2020) - Laney HS 

McLaurin cleaned up on the boards on both ends this evening. McLaurin 6'5 ran the floor well and positioned himself every time in the paint. McLaurin is averaging 15 ppg and 9.6 rebounds this season. 


Scotty Deffinbaugh and Reece Edwards

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