Local Roundup: Beacon of Hope rallies to win



Beacon of Hope 51

Temple Christian 44

Beacon of Hope rallied from a 30-17 deficit at home to defeat Temple Christian on Monday night. The Eagles held the visitors to two points in the third quarter and entered the final eight minutes with the score tied 32-32.

Ka’Shon Bell scored a career-high 14 points with nine rebounds and nine steals for Beacon (2-12). Will Daniels added 11 points and 20 rebounds with five blocked shots and three steals. Michael Kelly returned from an injury to score nine points and grab five boards; Marcus Wiley had eight points, seven rebounds and three steals. Beacon travels to Harvest Community tonight.


St. Augustine’s John Grexa won a silver medal in basketball in the 74-79 age group, playing for his “Oldest City team, at the Florida Senior Games last month in Clearwater.