Leon scored 21 points to lead the Benway Falcons to a 59-52 victory over Sons of Morris County on Thursday. The Falcons sealed their victory in the fourth quarter on a free throw from Marcus Laureda, after trailing by as much as 19 points in the third quarter.
Benway came back hard in the second half with solid play, despite being outplayed by the Sons during the first half of the game. With 22 points in the final quarter, the Falcons had a solid finish.
With a field goal percentage of 41% (9-for-22), Leon had a great game from the field, also sinking 33% (3-for-9) of threes attempted.
In his final game as a Falcon, senior Shickell scored 8 points, grabbed 20 boards, and had 8 monster blocks. Shickell saved his best defensive game for last in what has been an unbeliviable, school record smashing career.
Mark went into double digits, scoring 15 points for Benway (5-for-15). Also chipping in for the Falcons were Bon Jovi (9 points, 7 rebounds, 3 steals) and John (4 points, 6 rebounds).
The Benway Falcons finished the game with 46 rebounds (20 offensive / 26 defensive), eight blocks and 13 steals.
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