Boys basketball: Aloha (Ore.) 54, Evergreen 38

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Updated: December 27, 2012, 11:38 PM

 

Robert Franks scored 12 points, Jalen Ballard and Jahmil Johnson each had nine, but the Plainsmen had no answer for Aloho in the paint.

Evergreen coach Bryan Witherspoon said his team's interior defense struggled in the first round of the Barlow Trail Tournament in Gresham.

The Plainsmen also had trouble against the Aloha defense, scoring four points in the second quarter.

Evergreen will play in a consolation round game at 3:30 p.m. Friday.

ALOHA 54, EVERGREEN 38

ALOHA -- Van Allen 9, Guerra 5, Garmondeh 3, Burnett 13, Boswell 24. Totals 22 (5) 5-7 54.

EVERGREEN (4-4) -- Jalen Ballard 9, Jahmil Johnson 9, Andre Johnson 0, Andrew White 2, Ajay Jenkins , Robert Franks 12, Andrew Morris 4, Trent Foster 0, Connor Finnegan 0, David Shirts 0, Nate Teagarden , Chris Chamberlain 2. Totals 17 (3) 1-3 38.

Evergreen 9 4 10 15--38

Aloha 13 13 13 15--54