Leadership Academy Lifts Sectional Trophy

By PRESCOTT ROSSI | prossi@wroctv.com

Published 03/02 2014 11:09PM

Updated 03/02 2014 11:21PM

(2)Leadership Academy jumped out to an early lead against (5)Hornell and never looked back, winning the Class B2 title 65-57 on Saturday at blue Cross Arena.

Devante Hagins defined efficiency for the Lions. He finished with 19 points on 7-10 shooting to go with 7 rebounds, 6 assists, and 4 steals. Right behind him on the scoresheet was Shabazz Mosley who finished with 18 points for Leadership Academy. Williams Torres was also in double-figures. He scored 12 points.

Hornell faced an up-hill challenge for most of the game and showed strong resiliency to make it competitive after trailing by 15 at halftime. Isaac Bradley came off the bench and led Hornell with 14 points.

Leadership Academy will be take on Class B1 champion Charlotte in the Western, NY play-in game. That game is set for Wednesday, March 5th. Time and location TBD.

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