Coronado (NV) advanced to the 5th place game of the 39th Annual Beach Ball Classic with a 71-70 victory over Whitney Young (IL) at the Myrtle Beach (SC) Convention Center. Coronado (NV) will face the winner of the Baltimore Poly (MD)/Millennium (AZ) match-up for 5th place.
Jaden Hardy, the #6 rated junior in the nation by ESPN, led Coronado with 28 points, eight rebounds, and seven assists. Whitney Young was paced by Duke signee DJ Steward’s 27 points.
RECORDS: Coronado 6-4, Whitney Young 6-6.
WHERE ARE THEY FROM: Whitney Young — Chicago, IL. Coronado — Henderson, NV.
GAME STATS: Box Score