Branson, a small private school out of Ross, CA with a school population of only 320 students was ALL IN to watch their Bulls take on James Logan. A public school with almost 4000 students for the Northern California Division 1 title.
The championship game jitters were evident with the first 2 shots of the game being air balls from each team. As each team settled in and no team could gain an edge with a halftime score of 19-19. Malcolm Steadman a 6’6 senior led the Colts for the first 3 quarters with 17 points.
The Colts biggest lead was 9 points before the Bulls gained momentum on multiple travels and offensive foul calls. Viktor Rajkovic and Kwentyn Wiggins scored a flurry of baskets and regained the lead 44-42 with 3 minutes left. During this run the Colts crowd was silent until Brahjon Thompson went coast to coast for a AND 1 under 2 minutes to ignite the crowd in a frenzy. Brahjon was able to get into the lane and make an acrobatic finish to complete the championship run.
Malcolm Steadman 17 points
Brahjon Thompson 15 points
Brett Thompson 14 Points
Viktor Rajkovic – 20 points
Kwentyn Wiggins – 16 points