Juneau Lakers beat Southeast All-Stars in Gold Medal A Bracket
Former Juneau-Douglas High School player Alex Heumann scored 31 points as the Juneau Lakers knocked off the Southeast All-Stars in a losers' bracket semifinal game Thursday at the JDHS main gym.
Heumann, who played as a freshman at Holy Names University this year, scored 23 of his points in the first half as the Lakers took a 45-29 halftime lead.
Billy Ehlers and former JDHS player Adam Nelson added 19 points apiece for the Lakers.
Former JDHS basketball and state 100-meter dash champion Rob Ridgeway added 12 points for Juneau.
The All-Stars will play at 6 p.m. today against the loser of today's 2:30 p.m. winners' bracket semifinal between the Juneau Marlintini's Arctic Lights and Sitka ANS.
Mike Ganey scored 21 poitns to lead the All-Stars, who were eliminated by the loss. Franz Kugelman added 14 points and Will White scored 10.
Southeast Shootout final matchups set
Four days of games between 31 teams all come down to six championship matches today as the Southeast Shootout basketball tournament wraps up at Floyd Dryden Middle School.
The middle school hoops tourney, sponsored by Juneau HoopTime and featuring teams from across the region, will end with the following division matchups:
9 a.m.: Girls C - Juneau HT6 White vs. Juneau HT6 Red
11 a.m.: Boys C - Juneau HT5 Black vs. Hoonah C
1 p.m.: Girls B - Juneau HT7 Red vs. Juneau HT6 Black
3 p.m.: Boys B - Sitka Tribe I vs. Juneau HT6 Black
5 p.m.: Girls A - Juneau HT7 Black vs. Juneau HT8 Black
7 p.m.: Boys A - Juneau HT8 Black vs. Red Storm
Division awards ceremonies will follow each championship game.
Thursday's game scores were, by division:
Boys A: Kryptonite (Haines) 49, Juneau HT7 Black 33; Juneau HT8 Red 35, Sitka 34; Juneau HT8 Black 50, Red Storm 35; Kryptonite 42, Juneau HT8 Red 30; Red Storm defeated Kryptonite (score not available).
Girls A: Sitka Tribe A 37, Juneau HT8 Red 4; Juneau HT7 Black 24, Juneau HT8 Black 19; Juneau HT8 Black 29, Sitka Tribe A 26.
Boys B: Juneau HT6 Black 42, Juneau HT6/7 Red 23; Sitka Tribe I 51, Hoonah 30; Juneau HT6 Black 46, Hoonah 42.
Girls B: Juneau HT7 Red 22, Juneau HT6 Black 21; Sitka Tribe B 14, Hoonah B 12; Juneau HT6 Black 24, Sitka Tribe B 12.
Boys C: Sitka Tribe C 33, Juneau HT5 Red 29; Juneau HT5 Black 45, Hoonah C 22; Hoonah C 27, Sitka Tribe C 15.
Girls C: Hoonah C 9, Juneau HT5 Black 8; Juneau HT6 White 33, Juneau HT6 Red 13; Juneau HT6 Red 32, Hoonah C 6.