Henry Sibley Defeats Chicago Julian 86-75

Henry Sibley defeated Chicago Julian 86-75 in game plagued with 56 fouls and four technicals, all on the Jaguars in the Best Buy Holiday Classic The Warriors will face Class AAA #1 ranked St. Paul Johnson tomorrow night.

Henry Sibley jumped out to a 16-5 and a Jordan Jackson three-pointer at buzzer put the Warriors up 42-29 at the break. They expanded the lead to 49-33 when Walter Lemon was hit with his third and a subsequent technical. The Jaguars cut the margin to 66-60 with a Timothy Perkins jumper with 6:39 to go. However, Jimmy Ryan countered with a three-pointer to put the lead back up to nine.

Jordan Jackson led all scorers with 25 points. Mike Rostampour took advantage of the tightly-called game by making 17 of 20 free throws as he scored 21 points. Seven-foot center Jake Kreuser added 15 points.

Phillip Greene, a 6-foot-3 junior guard, scored 18 of his 24 points in the second half to pace the Jaguars. Perkins had 18 points and Cedric Smith added twelve off the bench.

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