Mens Varsity Basketball
|Roxboro Community High School||62|
Following an undefeated trip through the regular season conference schedule and a semifinal win over Falls Lake Academy, the Voyager basketball team faced Roxboro Community on Friday in the NCAC tournament championship game. The Vikings built a solid 22-12 lead after one quarter. The second quarter was played almost evenly and the halftime score was just 39-28.
In the third quarter the Vikings exploded for 31 points while holding Roxboro Community to just 12 points. Voyager cruised from there to a third consecutive conference tournament championship. Michael Boadu was the scoring leader with 22 points while adding 9 rebounds and 2 assists. Jordan Love had 14 points, 2 rebounds, and 2 steals. Blake Buchanan scored 13 points and added a game-high 11 rebounds plus 4 assists. Tanner Dobson scored a season-high 10 points, adding a game-high 5 steals plus 4 assists.
Voyager earned a 5 seed in the East Region of the state playoffs, and a bye in the first round facing the winner of Gates County vs. Raleigh Charter game. The second round game will be at Voyager on Thursday, February 22. Game time = TBA.