First VBB Home Game Is A Victory


Taylor White '15

Senior Marqua Walton looking for a hole in the defense.

Warriors played their first home game of the season last Friday night against the Jeb Stuart Raiders and earned another win, 84-42. Our mighty Warriors continued the season with a record of 2-1.

After facing an upset last week against Eastern High School, our boys came back for a 42 point victory over the Raiders. Wakefield kept the lead in every quarter during the game. During the game, senior Jordan Allen made one 3 point field goal, senior Marqua Walton made three 3 point field goals, and junior Chris Jankovich made one 3 point field goal.

Along with the 3 pointers that were made that night, Wakefield had players that made 2 point field goals. Senior Dominique Tham made nine 2 point field goals, junior Deng Nhial made five 2 point field goals, senior Jordan Allen made four 2 point field goals, sophomore Alan Treakle made three 2 point field goals, senior Xavier Cooper made three 2 point field goals, senior Nick Epperson made two 2 point field goals, senior Elijah Callwood made one 2 point field goal, and junior Dominic Prosise made one 2 point field goal. This long list shows that everyone who is on the court contributes to the win. Go,  #warriornation!

Sophomore Alan Treakle goes in for a layup.
Taylor White ’15
Sophomore Alan Treakle goes in for a layup.

Scoring stats

  • Senior Dominique Tham – 18 points
  • Junior Deng Nhial – 13 points
  • Senior Jordan Allen – 11 points
  • Senior Marqua Walton – 9 points
  • Sophomore Alan Treakle – 7 points
  • Senior Nick Epperson – 6 points
  • Senior Xavier Cooper – 6 points
  • Junior Chris Jankovich – 3 points
  • Junior Tim Ferguson – 2 points
  • Senior Elijah Callwood – 2 points
  • Senior Alex Sentayhu – 2 points
  • Junior Dominic Prosise – 2 points
  • Senior Drew Simpson – 1 point

Varsity Boys won against our cross town rival, Yorktown on Tuesday, 63-44. The season is now at 3-1 for Wakefield. Coach Bentley’s goal is to win districts and make it to the State run for the third time in three years. With this starting record, it should happen.

Wakefield represented South Arlington on Yorktown's court.
Wakefield represented South Arlington on Yorktown’s court.

Varsity boys will play home on Friday, December 19th against Mount Vernon High School at 7:30pm. Make sure to come out and watch these champions play!