St. Amant picks up win over Dutchtown, 51-45

Michael Tortorich
Dutchtown’s Jacolby Bureau drives to the basket for a shot against St. Amant. Bureau scored four points.

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ST. AMANT?– Justin Manton and Malik Beasley scored 13 points each to pace St. Amant in a 51-45 victory over District 6-5A foe Dutchtown Tuesday night at the Gold Dome.

Terrance Cushenberry led the Griffins with 14 points in a losing effort. Kolby Williams added 10 points. Cushenberry and Williams each hit a pair of 3-pointers. The Griffins totaled five 3-pointers as Devon Ester (who totaled seven points) also hit from long range.

Beasley and Manton accounted for the seven Gator 3-pointers. Beasley hit four, while Manton made three.

Jacky Joseph also scored in double digits, adding 12 points for the Gators.

St. Amant improved to 9-12 and 2-5 in District 6-5A, while Dutchtown fell to 7-15 and 1-5.

St. Amant’s Jacky Joseph shoots against Dutchtown Tuesday night. Joseph scored 12 points.