Bluebirds top Pikesville, 71-61

With one game to play in the regular season, Kenwood High clinched a third seed, and a home playoff game, in the 3A North Region playoffs, with a 71-61 win over Pikesville in a Baltimore County boys’ basketball match Monday.

Junior Ja’quez Jackson led the way with 25 points, while Donnell Loud and Pharaoh Walker combined for 26 points in the victory.

Kenwood will close its regular season at Patapsco on Wednesday and then prepare to host its playoff opener next week.