Hoops: St. Joe's Prep pulls past Carroll


Trailing by 11 midway through the third quarter, St. Joseph's Prep climbed back in against Archbishop Carroll and rallied for a 52-46 victory in a Catholic League matchup at 17th and Girard.

Senior guard Steve Vasturia (17) and sophomore swingman Chris Clover (16) combined for 33 points for the Hawks. Senior guard Miles Overton contributed 11 points, seven rebounds, and seven assists.

Senior guard Yosef Yacob spurred the Patriots, who were hurt by two turnovers in the last 38 seconds, with 18 points.

Archbishop Carroll 8 15 14 9-46
St. Joseph's Prep 7 12 13 20-52

AC: Yosef Yacob 18, Nick Jones 9, Ernest Aflakpui 6, Derrick Jones 7, Joe Mostardi 6.

SJP: Steve Vasturia 17, Miles Overton 11, Chris Clover 16, Kyle Thompson 4, Dan Sherry 4.

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