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Marlon Scott’s Clarksville Area High School Boys Basketball Recap: Regular Season Finale

 

High School Basketball Recap for Clarksville - Montgomery County TennesseeClarksville, TN – The tight race in District 10-AAA high school boys basketball came to an end last Friday. A new regular season champion was crowned and the runner up was part of a three-way tie. Although one race is done, the District 10-AAA Tournament will be another one decided by a photo finish.

Since 2015 began, the Northwest Vikings (16-10) have won 7-of-10 games. It was enough for them to become this season’s District 10-AAA regular season champion. After defeating the Henry County Patriots for the second time this season last Tuesday, the Vikings finished the season with a 65-71 loss to the Springfield Yellow Jackets.

Northwest Boy's Basketball are the top seed in the upcoming District 10-AAA tournament.

Northwest Boy’s Basketball are the top seed in the upcoming District 10-AAA tournament.

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Marlon Scott’s Clarksville Area High School Boys Basketball Recap: Week 11

 

High School Basketball Recap for Clarksville - Montgomery County TennesseeClarksville, TN – The last week of the local high school basketball regular season is here. Only two district games remain before the district tournament, which means only two chances left to grab the regular season championship and the number one seed.

After last weeks games, there is a new team sitting at the top. However, the hold of the top spot is tenuous at best with five teams still within two games of each other.

 

Northwest Boy's Basketball sits atop the District 10-AAA Standings.

Northwest Boy’s Basketball sits atop the District 10-AAA Standings.

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Marlon Scott’s Clarksville Area High School Boys Basketball Recap: Week 10

 

High School Basketball Recap for Clarksville - Montgomery County TennesseeClarksville, TN – Half of the District 10-AAA high school boys basketball teams have a legitimate shot at this season’s regular season title with only four district games remaining. Several teams got crucial wins last week to keep them in title contention.

Only two games separate six of the eight teams and four of the teams are tied for the top two spots in the district, separated by only one game. All the teams are sprinting toward the finish line. It will come down to a photo finish to determine the regular season champion.

Kenwood Boy's Basketball and Northwest sit atop the District 10-AAA standings.

Kenwood Boy’s Basketball and Northwest sit atop the District 10-AAA standings.

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Marlon Scott’s Clarksville Area High School Boys Basketball Weekly Recap: Week 9

 

High School Basketball Recap for Clarksville - Montgomery County TennesseeClarksville, TN – Local high school basketball teams passed the midway point of their season at the beginning of the new year with a chance to improve in the second half. Some of the boys basketball teams have taken advantage of the opportunity and some have lost the momentum they gained in the first half of the season.

With three weeks left in the regular season, the competition in District 10-AAA is both heated and fluid. Only two games separate the top six teams, all of whom are at least .500 in district play. Currently, two teams are tied at the top of the rankings. In short, with six games left for most of the teams, the regular season championship is up for grabs.

Clarksville High Boys Basketball is tied the top of District 10-AAA with Northwest.

Clarksville High Boys Basketball is tied the top of District 10-AAA with Northwest.

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Marlon Scott’s Clarksville Area High School Boys Basketball Weekly Recap: Mid-Season Report

 

High School Basketball Recap for Clarksville - Montgomery County TennesseeClarksville, TN – The new year brings resolutions, colder weather and the second half of the local high school basketball season. Competition on the court intensifies as the teams primarily play district opponents.

The healthiest team who makes the fewest mistakes will be the regular season champion and have momentum for the post season tournaments.

Here is how the boys teams have performed so far.

Kenwood Knights Basketball sits at the top of the District 10-AAA Standings.

Kenwood Knights Basketball sits at the top of the District 10-AAA Standings.

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Kenwood Knights Repel Northwest Vikings, 63-53

 

Kenwood High SchoolServall Termite & Pest ControlClarksville, TN – The Kenwood Knights (12-4, 5-0) held off the Northwest Vikings (9-7, 3-2), 63-53, at Kenwood High School for their first district win of the new year.

The Vikings came very close to orchestrating a comeback victory. They cut down an 18-point deficit at the beginning of the third quarter to three points in the fourth quarter.

But the Knights executed down the stretch, eating up time with the lead and making five of six free throws in the fourth quarter to get the win.

Kenwood Boy's Basketball defeats Northwest Vikings 63-53. (Michael Rios/Clarksville Sports Network)

Kenwood Boy’s Basketball defeats Northwest Vikings 63-53. (Michael Rios/Clarksville Sports Network)

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Northwest Vikings hold on for 43-41 win over Northeast Eagles

 

Northwest High School VikingsServall Termite & Pest ControlClarksville, TN – For the second game in a row, the basketball game at Northwest High School came down to a shot in the final seconds. This time the Vikings were not taking the last second shot for the win, but the outcome was the same. The Vikings defeated the Northeast Eagles 43-41, for their second straight District 10-AAA win.

Instead of launching a shot from half court for the win, Elijah McCoin had his hands up playing defense in the last seconds of the game Friday night against the Eagles. After a full game of active, smothering defense, the Vikings had to defend their hard fought 43-41 lead the last 18 seconds of the game.

Northwest Boy's Basketball slides by Northeast 43-41 Friday night.

Northwest Boy’s Basketball slides by Northeast 43-41 Friday night.

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Elijah McCoin makes Buzzer Beater for Northwest Vikings District Win over Rossview Hawks

 

Northwest High School VikingsServall Termite & Pest ControlClarksville, TN – District 10-AAA boys basketball competition began with a bang Tuesday night at Northwest High School. As the last second ran off the clock, Vikings point guard Elijah McCoin launched a shot with one foot past the half court line that banked off the glass and through the net for the win. The Vikings defeated the Hawks 47-46.

“Before the last shot, I told them we have got to believe,” Vikings head coach Vincent Turner said during his last time out after Rossview’s Javon Vaughn made a short jumper to give the Hawks a 46-44 lead, leaving only 3.2 seconds on the clock.

Northwest Boy's Basketball slides by Rossview 47-46 Tuesday night.

Northwest Boy’s Basketball slides by Rossview 47-46 Tuesday night.

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