Boys Basketball: Greene’s 24 Paces WCA Over Steward School

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Cle'Von Greene led WCA with 24 points against Steward School. (file photo)
Cle’Von Greene led WCA with 24 points against Steward School. (file photo)

Cle’Von Greene tied for a game-high 24 points as Williamsburg Christian Academy defeated Steward School on the road 71-64 on Thursday.

The first quarter was dominated by Xavier Green, who scored nine of his 14 points in the opening eight minutes of play. Supplemented by Greene’s five first-quarter points, the Eagles held a 12-point lead after one quarter.

Greene took over the second quarter for WCA, scoring 10 points as the Eagles held Steward School’s offense in check. By halftime, WCA held a 44-26 lead.

The second half favored Steward School as Chaise Johnson and his 24 points kept the game within reach.

However, WCA was able to hang on to the win despite a fourth-quarter push from Steward School.

WCA (4-0) will attempt to move to 5-0 when the Eagles host Stonebridge on Tuesday.

WCA: 23 21 12 15 — 71
Steward: 11 15 15 23 — 64

WCA: Flanagan 3, D. Cook 1, Duncan 10, Brown 10, R. Cook 9, Greene 24, Green 14
Steward: Lizan 2, Johnson 24, Cannon 16, Evans 12, Smith 2, Pointer 3
3-point goals: WCA 4 (Duncan, Brown, R. Cook, Greene),  Steward 4 (Evans 4)