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Morgan Academy steamrolls Hooper Academy

Morgan Academy played one of its best basketball games on Thursday.

Milam Turner scored 22 points, Jeremy Lee added 21 as the Senatprs hammered Hooper Academy 78-40 at the new Morgan Academy gymnasium.

George Turner scored 11 points for the Senators (10-4).

Milam Turner also had seven assists and four steals, while Lee produced three steals.

“It was definitely our best game shooting from outside, we had six different players make three-pointers,” Morgan Academy coach Luke Hutcheson said. “It was a great team effort.”

Morgan Academy trailed 21-17 after one quarter, but outscored the Colts 14-4 in the second period to lead 31-25 at halftime.

The Senators emptied their bench in the fourth quarter and played reserves to finish the contest.

Morgan Academy girls 45, Hooper Academy 28: Bailey Brown scored 12 points as the Lady Senators (3-8) won their second straight.

Sarah Thomas scored 10 points and Averee Adams scored eight for Morgan Academy.

The Lady Senators jumped out to a fast start from tipoff and was never challenged by Hooper Academy.