Posted On: 11/8/21 5:20 PM

One of the early morning match-ups on day 2 at the #ParkCrossingTipOff Classic featured Central HS against Booker T. Washington HS. Central, who warmed up the night before, but their opponent didn't show due to a transportation issue, was frantically waiting for tip-off.


Q1 of the contest saw both teams forcing action as both teams were playing in their first contest of the season. Central got it going late in the quarter and finished with an 18-7 lead.


At the start of Q2, you immediately saw the potential of the Central team. Playing a full-court pressure defense in which they were by far the best defensive team in the tip-off, they forced Booker T. Washington into multiple turnovers in Q2 alone. A 26-11 quarter gave Central a huge 44-18 lead at halftime. When you watch sports shows on tv, and a team is early in the season, they will say the defense is ahead of the offense, and

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