Dons cruise past Glenelg Country behind Dixon’s 20 points


With the 2021 basketball regular season winding down the Loyola Blakefield basketball team is heating up.

The Dons outscored host Glenelg Country 22-10 in the second quarter of their MIAA A Conference game in Ellicott City, Friday night, and led by as many as 23 points in the fourth quarter before settling for a 74-60 victory.

The win was Loyola’s fourth straight taking its overall record to 6-5 and evening its league mark at 5-5.

John Dixon led the scoring with 20 points and, followed by 17 from Charley Hepting and 15 from Owen Fisher. Austin Williams paced Glenelg Country (1-9, 1-9) with 19 points, while Dominic Carr, Garvin Sween and Xavier Pickett all reached double-figures for the Dragons, combing for 33 points.