Team Black from Ocala from left to right: Don Johnson, Ron Hampton, Alex Jackson, Rob Collins, Virgil Brown,
Team Black went head to head with the defending champs, Team Orange. Team Black jumped out to an early lead as they
started off hot. Jeff Early scored 8 points within the first two minutes of the game to put Black in front and they
never looked back. Team Black led the entire game and stayed resilient when Team Orange made a big run to
begin the second half. Despite the burst Team Orange could not cut the deficit lower than 6 points, which took
place with 5 minutes left in the game. The final score was 40-31 in favor of Team Black and resulted in the
trophy and title of champion going back to Ocala with them. Ron Hampton and Jeff Early led Black in scoring
with 15 points each. Blake Evans of Team Orange led all scorers with 16 points.
Citrus County would like to
thank the Citrus County School Board for use of the gyms and all the teams that participated in this season.