|AIMS MS City League Championship|
AIMS (Arts Impact Middle School) defeated Africentric Early College 56-45 to capture the 7th/8th grade Championship on Wednesday night at Linden McKinley High School. AIMS went 18-1 on the season to capture the Columbus City League Championship. Deondre Bowman (8th) and Donovan Lewis (8th) proved to be too much for the Nubians pouring in 19 and 17 points, respectively. Henry Howell came off the bench to provide key minutes and added 8 points. Other starters included Tripp Hopkins (7th), Jaylen Braxton (8th) and Tyshawn Moore (8th) helped control the game from the outside while providing solid defense for the Panthers.
Starters: Jaylen Braxton (8th), Tripp Hopkins (7th), Deondre Bowman (8th), Tyshawn Moore (8th), Donovan Lewis (8th), Henry Howell (8th). Reserves: Eichael Johnson (7th), Teon Jennings (7th), Theron Jennings (7th), Zion Parham (8th), Devyn Whitlow (8th), Datrey Long (7th), Jermon Goins (8th). Coaches: Kenneth Windhan & Porter Boyd.