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Date archives February 2018

Northwest Prep Sports

VIDEO: Mac McClung goes sky high in Gate City win

Gate City (Va.) sensation Mac McClung has been a nightly highlight reel this winter, a current that continued to flow strongly Thursday night in a Mountain 7 District semifinal win over Abingdon District (Va.).
The Blue Devils (22-1) took a 25-9 lead after one quarter and never looked back en route to a 96-44 throttling. McClung, a Georgetown signee, led the way with a game-high 37 points that, as usual, was capped with several reel-worthy plays above the rim

Northwest Prep Sports

Romeo Langford on signing autographs for hometown fans: 'I know these kids look up to me'

NEW ALBANY, Ind. – With 2:22 remaining in Friday night’s blowout victory, New Albany coach Jim Shannon subbed out senior star Romeo Langford for the final time in the school’s gymnasium.
A sold-out crowd predictably erupted, just as they had pretty much all evening – during two different pregame ceremonies for Langford, during starting lineup introductions and for each of Langford’s 10 baskets.
Competitively, there wasn’t much suspense for New Albany in Friday’s 80-52 victory over Bedford North Lawrence. In their home finale, Langford and senior teammate Sean East combined for 55 points