High School Sports

CN boys overcome slow start to improve to 3-1

After scoring only 15 points in the first half, the Cardinal Newman boys basketball team finally found the range in the second half to defeat host Shannon Forest 51-34 Thursday night in Greenville.

Jake Motto and Zach Hrobat paced the Cardinals with 18 and 17 points, respectively, as CN improved to 3-1 on the season.

The Cardinals are off until Monday when they kick off a three-game home stand next week, beginning with a date against a touring prep team from Australia. Northwood Academy pays a visiting on Dec. 9 and the busy week ends with CH hosting Bishop England on Dec. 13.