Spartans use second quarter burst to roll over Belaire

Staff reports

East Ascension outscored Belaire 17-8 in the second quarter on way to a 62-43 non-district victory Friday night at EAHS’ gym.

The Spartans finished the game by upping the Bengals by six points in the final stanza. East Ascension led 30-19 at halftime.

Corey Lane led all scorers with 16 points for East Ascension. Ferrell Stode added 12, while Quinn Coco and Gary?Weber each had 11.

Belaire was led by D. Copeland with 13 points. T. Aucoin added 10 and D. Richard each had eight.

Lane and Weber each nailed two 3-pointers for the Spartans, while Coco added one.