November 15, 2013

Team Effort Pushes WildCats to 1-0 in Men's Hoops Opener

FRONT ROYAL, Va. -- Randolph had 14 players score in a 77-35 victory over Christendom.

Sophomore Zach Desgain (Richmond, Va./J.R. Tucker) led the way with 12 points, but Randolph (1-0) had another baker's dozen get on the scoreboard as it coasted to victory.

First-year Tyler Crockett (Salem, Va./Glenvar) and sophomore Corey Brown (Williamsburg, Va./Walsingham) each had nine points, with Crockett hitting on both three point attempts, finishing three-for-four from the field.

Crockett's four rebounds was the most for any WildCat, as he was joined by senior Dylan Shiflett (Virginia Beach, Va./Cape Henry) and Lucas Smith (Cloverdale, Va./Lord Botetourt) for game high honors.

The 'Cats had a 40-7 edge at intermission after a strong 52% shooting percentage in the frame, including hitting on half of their 12 three-pointer attempts.

14 players had rebounds, nine had assists and nine had steals as the WildCats had 15 thefts, the sixth most in program history.

The team's next game will be at home on Monday against Frostburg St.