The varsity boys basketball team at Social Circle earned their 5th win of the young season with a 74 to 8 dismantling of Taliaferro.
The first quarter started with a barrage of three pointers from Tyrhell Branch, Chief Jennings, and Trey Douglas. The Redskins quickly took an overwhelming lead, 22 – 5.
The second quarter saw some action from key role players. Sophomore guard Amarion Russell contributed 6 points, while sophomore guard Cam Gaither and senior guard QQ Ashby both had three pointers of their own. The ‘Skins held an insurmountable 47 to 5 lead.
The third quarter was much more of the same. Tyrhell Branch had 2 threes, while his brother CJ Branch-Johnson chipped in 6 points. The game was in hand as Social Circle held a 63 – 5 lead.
The fourth quarter wrapped up the game. QQ Ashby contributed 4 more points and the Skins were victorious, 74-8.
Redskin scorers were KJ Reid (2), Tyrhell Branch (13), QQ Ashby (7), Cam Gaither (7), Chief Jennings (5), Amarion Russell (8), Trey Douglas (3), CJ Branch-Johnson (12), AJ Vinson (12).
The Redskins are back in action at home Friday night against region foe Putnam. Tip-off is 7:30. Go SKINS!