Morgan Park Sets Records in Win Over Socastee

Morgan Park (IL) defeated Socastee 121-43 in a consolation bracket game of the 39th Annual Beach Ball Classic at the Myrtle Beach (SC) Convention Center.

Morgan Park’s 121 points is a Beach Ball Classic record, breaking Pleasure Ridge Park’s (KY) 1989 record in a 120-91 victory over Socastee.  The 78-point victory margin ties the record set by Montverde Academy (FL) in a 99-21 victory over Socastee in the 2015 BBC.  Morgan Park’s Adam Miller, who will play for Illinois in college, scored 52 points to tie for second on the single game all-time scoring list.  He finished three points shy of Jelek Felton’s 55 in 2015 when his Mullins (SC) Auctioneers defeated Poca (WV).  Marcus Watson dished out 15 assists to rank second on the all-time list behind Richie Farmer’s 16 (Clay County, KY, 1987).

RECORDS:  Morgan Park — 6-4.  Socastee — 1-9.

WHERE ARE THEY FROM:  Morgan Park — Chicago, IL.  Socastee — Socastee, SC.


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