|VIDEO: Wayne PAL defeats Boys & Girls Club in 7th grade hoops|
An interesting matchup in the 7th grade tournament at the boys' March Madness event pitted the host Wayne PAL team against the Wayne Boys and Girls Club. The crosstown rivalry went to the PAL, which put together a big first-half run in an 82-52 triumph.
The PAL held an eight-point lead before it scored 18 consecutive points in the later stages of the first half. The home team would lead by 27 at the break and would never be threatened.
Dominic Cancellieri was unstoppable from outside in this game, burying nine three-pointers and scoring 37 points for the PAL. Point guard Joey Belli chipped in with 20 points of his own, and Jason Modak scored 12.
The Wayne PAL team would go 2-1 in pool play and qualify for the playoff rounds of the tournament, while the Boys and Girls Club went 1-2.
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