Hampden Boys and Girls Basketball Sweep Erksine
High school basketball teams are now entering the final five games of the regular season. For the teams at the top of the standings, they will need to keep winning if they want those high seeds. Tonight, Hampden Academy hosted Erskine Academy in both boys and girls hoops. In the girls game, Hampden’s Sarah Lamberton notched 14 points as the Broncos won 46-26.On the sidelines, the Hampden cheerleaders finished second in KVAC’s. They have regionals Saturday in Augusta.In the boys game, Erskine coming out on fire early on.The Eagles hit four three pointers in the first half. They also got some great scoring from Tom Grady. Nice move for the lay-in. He had 13.Hampden coach Russ Bartlett not pleased. His team clamped down.Christian McCue, the junior, drives baseline. He can do the up and under layin. Game-high 19 for him.The D coming up big. Brian Fickett with the steal. Going the other way, Graham Safford. 13 points for the senior. Timeout Erskine. The Broncos go to 11-3 with a 69-49 win over Erskine.