Braves go 2-1 on week

by Jan 19, 2010SPORTS di-ne-lv-di-yi0 comments

Beat Andrews, Blue Ridge; Fall to Highlands



Tsaladi Sequoyah (#50) skies for the basket against Blue Ridge last week. He scored 13 points in the game won by the Braves 91-36. (Photos courtesy of Debora Foerst)

              The Cherokee Braves went 2-1 on the week beating Andrews and Blue Ridge before falling to Highlands on Saturday night. 

                The Braves squeaked by Andrews 50-49 on Tuesday, Jan. 12.  The Braves were led by Tsaladi Sequoyah with 11 points and 6 rebounds.  J.T. Wildcat and Tyler Williams both added 10 points and 5 rebounds to help in Cherokee’s winning effort.  Other Braves’ scorers included:  A.J. Crowe 7, Greg Bradley 8, and Tre Owle 4 (5 rebounds).

                Two nights later, the Braves would keep the momentum going with an impressive 91-36 victory over Blue Ridge.  Bradley led the way on the night with 19 points followed by Seth Littlejohn with 15 points, 8 rebounds, and 4 steals and Owle with 15 points.  Sequoyah had another fine game with 13 points, 11 rebounds and 4 blocked shots.  Other Braves’ scorers included:  Williams 11 (4 assists), J.T. Wildcatt 12 (4 assists, 6 steals), Marty Medina 2, and Crowe 4 (4 blocked shots).

Tre Owle brings the ball up court against Blue Ridge. He scored 15 points in the game.

                The Highlanders were able to end the Braves’ winning streak on Saturday, Jan. 16 as they defeated Cherokee 61-44.  Williams led the Braves with 14 points followed by Bradley with 11.  Sequoyah had 17 rebounds and 6 blocked shots to go with his 5 points.  Other Braves scorer’s included:  Littlejohn 7, Bradley 11, and Crowe 2.