Sherwood Basketball Christmas Tournament

Sherwood Christian Academy boys Basketball Team get ready for the championship game against / Jon Benson

Sherwood Christian Academy hosted a two day basketball tournament that started on December 20th and ended on Saturday December 21st with both the girls and boys team in the finals game for the championship.

Starting with the girls who tipped off against Brookwood, and this game went into overtime at 34 all. Overtime was a hard fought battle for the lady eagles and not giving up a point until the final minute and a half of game play, but unfortunately falling to Brookwood in overtime 42-36.

As for the boys, who took to the court right after the award ceremony, faced off against the number three team in the state First Presbyterian. This Eagles team was led by Greg Elder who made seven three's and earned MVP tournament Honors after the 69-67 victory for the Championship. Other big time play makers were TJ Johnson who scored 18 points and Chris Thomas with 17 points and 7 assist.