Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Mercer Christian Academy picked up a pair of fast-moving victories on Friday in the Mercer Christian Invitational Tournament at the MCA gym. The games consisted of two quarters, with a running clock until the final two minutes.
The Cavaliers defeated New Life Christian 35-27, with Caleb Janning nailing five three-pointers and providing 22 points for the victors. Sean Chasteen had 12 points for New Life.
Mercer Christian (5-1) got a 16-point effort from Xander Bailey as the Cavs beat Rainelle Christian 46-9. Joey Van Reenum had seven points for Rainelle.
MCA vs. New Life Christian
MCA — Daniel Boothe 2, Caleb Janning 22, Chandler Scott 3, Luke Maranto 2, Ryan Shrewsbury 6. New Life — Sean Chasteen 12, Zack Walker 7, John Paul Brown 8.
MCA vs. Rainelle Christian
MCA — Kenny Shrewsberry 2, Chandler Scott 7, Ryan Shrewsbury 6, Clay Cooper 4, Wesley Hobbs 2, Anthony Maranto 9, Xander Bailey 16. Rainelle — Joey Van Reenum 7, Levi Fleshman 2.