Posted On: 03/27/21 10:08 AM

Last night on the campus of Calvert Hall College High School, the 50th BCL title game took place and lived up to every bit of the excitement. The No. 1 seeded St. Frances Academy Panthers came into this game with a perfect 15-0 record and in pursuit of their fourth-straight BCL crown. After struggling to begin the season, the No. 6 John Carroll Patriots had been the second hottest team in the league by winning their eight previous games. From the jump, John Carroll came out and showed St. Frances there would be no backing down. Their combination of efficiency, effort and focus helped lift them to a 66-62 victory to stun the Panthers and the city as a whole.

Here are the takeaways from the finale:

Basima caps brilliant MVP effort

Every year we see a prospect take advantage of the spotlight that the postseason brings. This season that was 2023 John Carroll guard Jeannot Basima Jeannot Basima 6'3" | CG John Carroll | 2023 State MD . After helping lift the Patriots over the No. 2 seeded Archbishop Spalding Cavaliers in the semifinal with 19 points, Basima exploded against St. Frances and scored 29 with constant

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