GMC Hoops Highlights–February 11, 2016–Montverde Academy vs. St. Joseph’s–Metro Classic

NOTE: Arrive at the game in the middle of the third quarter after watching South Brunswick and East Brunswick play at EBHS. Took photos for the balance of the third quarter, and then shot video in the 4th.

Here are highlights from the nightcap of the first day of action in the 2016 Metro Classic between highly touted Montverde Academy of Florida and top ranked St. Joseph’s. The Eagles of MVA, currently ranked third nationally in the most recent USA Today Top 25, jumped out to a 50-25 lead by the midway point of the third quarter, and then scored 10 of the last 14 points of the third before outscoring Joes by an 18-15 margin in the fourth for a 78-44 victory. R.J. Barrett led the Eagles with 14 while Simisola Shittu chipped in with 10. Bree Tyree led St. Joe’s with 13 points while Tyus Battle chipped in with 10.