The Carroll Dragons’ boys basketball team reached the championship of the Southlake Shoot-Out on Saturday.
But the Dragons fell, 46-44 to South Grand Prairie. Carroll held SGP to five points in the first quarter and had a nine-point halftime lead before SGP (10-1) rallied. The Dragons’ record dropped to 7-5 and lost to SGP for the second time this season.
Dragons’ leading scorer and guard Will Brown had 16 points and Grant Jolly added eight.
On their way to the final, the Dragons knocked off Amarillo, Waxahachie and Bastrop. Below are the Dragons’ game-by-game scores and leading scorers in the Southlake Shoot-Out. Carroll returns to action with a 7:30 p.m. tipoff Tuesday at Richardson Berkner.
Carroll 42, Amarillo 39
Dragons top scorers: Will Brown, 15, Max Berman 11, Ray Crockett 10
Carroll 61, Waxahachie 59
Will Brown 20; Max Berman 15; Grant Jolly 12
Carroll 55, Bastrop 42
Will Brown 13, Max Berman 11, Ray Crockett 9, Harrison Hill 8, Grant Jolly 8
SGP 46, Carroll 44
Will Brown 16, Grant Jolly 8