Lewis’ 11 points leads 10 Red Storm players on the score sheet

The Edmondson boys basketball team opened its visit to Salisbury for the 2019 Governor’s Challenge with a convincing 53-26 victory over New Dorp (NY) in the opening round of Bracket 9 play, Friday morning at the Wicomico County Civic Center.

Only one Red Storm player reached double figures in scoring, but 10 scored and that was the formula for success. Trashawn Lewis scored 11 points and nearly had a double-double as he finished with nine rebounds. Quran Jones added seven points and five rebounds for Edmondson.

The Red Storm outscored New Dorp 12-2 in the second quarter to build a 26-13 halftime lead.

Edmondson will meet the winner of Friday evenings game between Sussex Tech (DE) and Crisfield in Saturday’s Bracket 9 title, which will be played at 1:30 p.m. at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.