HAMPTON, Va.- Today was good day for high school basketball after the holiday and none bigger on the peninsula with the annual Crossover Christmas Holiday Tournament hosted by area native and Basketball Hall Of Famer, Allen Iverson. The event was held at the Hampton Coliseum.
In a battle of the Eastern District representing the Southside against peninsula schools, the Eastern District was dominating. Booker T. Washington got 15 points from Donyelle Brown as they held off Kecoughtan 58-51. The Warriors were led by Nataveous O'Neil with 14.
Menchville got off to a fast start against Norcom, but would fade to the Greyhounds surprised the Monarchs (6-2) by a final of 54-50. Norcom got 15 from Donnell Langford as they improved to 4-6. Churchland also won over Phoebus 60-56.