Posted On: 12/19/19 8:34 AM

Last night I went to Paint Branch to see them play host to Magruder. In a back and forth game, it was Magruder winning by a final score of 72-69 after a game winning shot with 14 seconds left. Below are five takeaways I have from the game.

Michael Myrie Was Best Player On The Court

It is only a matter of time until schools start to recruit 2021 Michael as he has elite athleticism that will translate to the next level. Finishing with 15 points, he showed that he can score at all three levels and is scary good while in transition. I was also really impressed with his handle as he used that to get by defenders all game long.

Jordan Alphonso Is Fully Back From Injury

Last year Jordan did not not finish the season for Paint Branch due to an injury but he is back now and played a crucial role for Paint Branch. One of the main highlights of the night is when he connected on a huge two handed putback dunk that really got the Paint Branch gym going. He finished with 13 points while getting many of his points

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