PCA downs Delta Streets to lock up No. 2 seed in District 3-3A tournament

Published 8:36 am Friday, January 20, 2023

Porter’s Chapel Academy closed out its district schedule with another victory, and set itself up nicely to earn a lot more of them in the postseason.

Lawson Selby scored 10 of his team-high 24 points in the fourth quarter, as Porter’s Chapel’s boys’ basketball team pulled away for a 66-53 win against Delta Streets Academy on Thursday.

Ty Mack also scored eight points in the fourth quarter as the Eagles outscored Delta Streets 23-12 in the final period. Mack finished with 14 points, 11 rebounds and three assists. He was 6-for-9 shooting from the field.

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Selby had 10 rebounds and two blocked shots to go along with his 24 points. Chase Hearn scored 12 points and Jase Jung had eight.

Damean Sanders scored a game-high 26 points for Delta Streets, while Kameron Hunt and Chris Jones had eight apiece.

With the victory, PCA (13-5, 9-2 District 3-3A) secured the No. 2 seed for the upcoming District 3-3A tournament, which begins Jan. 31 at Benton Academy. The Eagles have one regular-season game remaining, Jan. 27 at Tri-County.