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FDA JV boys improve to 7-4 with win over Volunteers

Dawson Wilcox goes up over two of Monroe’s defenders to lay up two points, in Eagle’s win 40 to 24.

Dawson Wilcox goes up over two of Monroe’s defenders to lay up two points, in Eagle’s win 40 to 24.

By Cecil Folds

Fort Dale JV Boys took on Monroe Volunteers Tuesday night in Monroeville winning 40-24.

The Eagles and the Volunteers went at it from the start with the score going back and forth- holding each other’s feet to the fire as the score at the end of the first quarter was 15-8.

In the second quarter Nate Richardson hit a 3-pointer from the outside followed by Davis Gaston, Brice Acreman, Evan Clark and Dawson Wilcox tacking on a basket each, increasing the Eagles’ lead at the end of the second quarter to 26-14.

The Eagles held the Volunteers to only 10 points in the third and fourth quarters, finishing off the Volunteers 40-24 and improving the Eagle’s record to 7-4.

Top scorers for the night were Davis Gaston Jacob Foster with 10 points each and Brice Acreman with 9 points. The Eagles were at 33 percent at the free throw line for the game.