FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe Falcon Junior Varsity program started off the 2006-07 campaign with an 85-50, come-from-behind victory over visiting Denmark Tech College. In front of a crowd of 200 people, the young Falcons closed the final 8 minutes of the game on a 25-6 run to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat. Pfeiffer was down by as many as 18 points in the first half and 14 points with eight minutes to play.
PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Thursday, November 9, 2006
RESULTS VS. DENMARK TECH (2006-11-09 19:00:00)
Pfeiffer JV was led by freshmen guards Josh Roper (Charlotte, NC) and Titus Summers (Statesville, NC), who scored 13 and 11 points respectively. And freshman forward Alex Johnson (Dayton, OH) led all scorers with 14 points.
Roper scored all 13 of his points in the second half, including three 3-pointers in the closing minutes. His last three-pointer gave Pfeiffer its first lead of the game.
Pfeiffer's JV program will now travel to the Dean Dome on Saturday for its annual game against the University of North Carolina's Junior Varsity program. The Falcons are carrying a three-year winning streak into the Dean Dome. The game will tip-off at 2pm. The gates will open at 1pm.