TODAY'S PAPER
SCORES Boys Basketball Nassau

Hewlett vs Valley Stream South

Thursday February 15, 2018 at Valley Stream South

Overall 13 - 7 | Conference 8 - 6

Overall 16 - 5 | Conference 11 - 1

Teams 1 2 3 4 F
Hewlett 12 12 18 21 63
Valley Stream South 12 15 19 23 69

Top performers VSS: Benavides 17, Powell 15, Gosley 14, Davis 10, Johnson 8, Doncell 5. Totals 12-8-69. HEW: Hill 31, Preziosi 19, Mannino 8, Karkus 3, Spencer 2. Totals 20-5-63. Three-pointers: VSS 8 (Benavides 3, Powell 3, Davis, Doncell); HEW 5 (Hill 2, Preziosi 2, Karkus)

HIGHLIGHTS

Valley Stream South 69, Hewlett 63: Matt Benavides scored 17 points to lead No. 5 Valley Stream South (16-4) over No. 12 Hewlett in the first round of the Nassau Class A playoffs. Corey Powell added 15 points. Brandon Gosley had 14 points and 14 rebounds. Alyjah Hill had 31 points for Hewlett. Valley Stream South faces the winner of No. 4 Elmont in the quarterfinals on Feb. 22.

GAME STATS

Hewlett FGs 3Pts Fts Assist Reb Points
Alyjah Hill 11 2 3 0 0 31
Luca Preziosi 4 2 5 0 0 19
Matt Mannino 4 0 0 0 0 8
Brett Karkus 0 1 0 0 0 3
Darren Spencer 1 0 0 0 0 2
Valley Stream South FGs 3Pts Fts Assist Reb Points
Matt Benavides 2 3 4 0 0 17
Corey Powell 2 3 2 0 0 15
Brandon Gosley 4 0 6 0 14 14
Aaron Davis 1 1 5 7 0 10
Elijah Johnson 2 0 4 0 0 8
Matthew Doncell 1 1 0 0 0 5