Worcester Prep Falls In Governors Challenge Opener

The Worchester Prep Fighting Mallards started off the Governors Challenge Basketball Tournament on Saturday morning taking on Kings Christian.

The Eagles jumped out to an early lead taking a 15-10 lead after the first quarter of play and continued to hold onto the lead at half, 28-20. Kings Academy continued to push on throughout the third quarter, but there was a momentum change in the fourth quarter.

The Fighting Mallards stayed true to their name and after trailing, 41-27 heading into the fourth quarter, Worcester Prep pushed their way back into the game. Between Patrick Petrera, Tucker Brown, and Sam Cantello – the Mallards got back within 2 points, but Kings Christian closed out the game and sealed the win after Hestro Johnson knocked down two free-throws, 47-43 the final.

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