Drury, Burr & Burton Boys Reach Giorgi Final
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Alex Heck scored 19 points Wednesday to lead the Drury boys basketball team to the championship game of the John Giorgi Summer Basketball League.
Drury led from start to finish in its semi-final against Mount Greylock and emerged with a 56-46 win.
Heck had seven rebounds to go along with his game-high scoring total, and Justin Girard added 16 points.
Mount Greylock’s Eric Hirsch had a team-high 18 points, and Michael McCormack led the Mounties in rebounds with eight.
Drury will play in the finals against Burr and Burton Academy of Manchester, Vt.
Burr and Burton held a pretty steady lead over Bennington, Vt.'s, Mount Anthony throughout the game, beating the Patriots 80-59.
Joey Shehadi for Burr and Burton had a game-high 35 points and tallied six rebounds. Connor Harrington added 23 points.
Drury and Burr and Burton will play at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Noel Field in a double-header that concludes with the Open Division final between MCLA and Flynn & Dagnoli.
See photos of the Drury/Mount Greylock game here and photos of Burr & Burton/Mount Anthony here.
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