LAKE FOREST ACADEMY: There’s plenty to watch with this team.
The Caxys, who went to their winter break with a 7-2 record, have a ton talent.
In early December, the went 1-1 in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic at Blairstown, NJ. In a 66-57 win over Cheshire Academy (Conn.), Dejon Brissett popped in 27 points. Teammate Ryan Clamage scored 12 points.
In the other contest in New Jersey, LFA dropped a 69-66 decision to Blair Academy. Isaiah Foust (18 points) and Chris Harris (12 points) paced the attack.
Prior to the tourney, the Caxys upended Holy Trinity 67-39 and CICS-Longwood 82-40. Foust had 16 points against Trinity, while Diago Quinn added 10 points.
In the Mundelein Thanksgiving Tournament, LFA went 5-1 and took runner-up honors. Daniel Joseph (12 points) and Brissett (10) led the team in a 56-44 win over Lakes. In a 81-51 win over Mundelein, Brissett (17 points) and Harris were the top scorers. In a 64-57 victory over Barrington, the leading scorers were Foust (21 points) and Harris (13 points). In a 56-43 win over Warren, Foust (17 points) and Clamage (14) were the top scorers. And, in a 62-52 loss to Uplift, Clamage had 20 points while Quinn added 14 points.