GPS and Notre Dame claimed third place finishes at the Best of Preps Basketball Tournament at Chattanooga State Saturday.
The Bruisers (8-4) jumped out to a 19-4 start and cruised past Chattanooga Christian, 59-35, behind 21 points from Brianna Farris and 11 from Chappel Sharrock.
Notre Dame (10-5) put five players in double figures, led by Stedmon Ford's 26 points, to down Ooltewah, 96-78. Kealey Green added 22 points and Kareem Orr 20 as the Irish, who shot 60 percent from the floor for the game, earned the win over the Owls. Jaqueze Robinson topped Ooltewah with 25 points, with Andrew Ware adding 13 points and 16 rebounds.
Lindsey Young is a sports writer at the Chattanooga Times Free Press who started work at the Chattanooga News-Free Press 24 years ago. He covers the Northwest Georgia prep beat and NASCAR. Lindsey’s hometown is Ringgold, Ga., and he graduated from Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School. He received an associate’s degree from Dalton Junior College (now Dalton State) and a bachelor’s degree in communications from UTC. He has won several writing awards, including two Tennessee Sports ...