Berko and Burch lead Admirals in MIAA B hoops opener


Traveling to St. Paul’s School for its MIAA B Conference league opener, Severn School got a pair of big performances from seniors Owura Berko and Anthony Burch to down the Crusaders, 45-36.

The game was a defensive battle and the Admirals limited the Crusaders to less than 50 points for the first time this season.

Berko scored a team-high 19 points and Burch was right behind with 18 points. St. Paul’s was led by Troy Barthelme, who netted a game-high 20 points.

The Admirals are now 4-3 overall. St. Paul’s is also 4-3 overall and 1-1 in the conference.