Johnson warms up, so does Cardinal O’Hara

Chris Johnson had five points heading into the fourth quarter of Cardinal O’Hara’s Catholic League showdown with Lansdale Catholic Sunday.
The 5-10 sophomore three-man would not stay on that number long.
Johnson scored six points in the final period to propel the Lions to a 41-37 victory over the Crusaders.
It was O’Hara’s first win since a 42-36 decision over Southern Dec. 29, and snapped a seven-game losing streak. It also gave the Lions their first Catholic League win of the season.
Johnson hit two baskets and went 2-for-3 from the line to finish with 11 points and help the Lions (5-11, 1-6) outscore the Crusaders, 8-4, in the fourth quarter. Zakee Griffin of O’Hara led all scorers with 15 points.
In the MLK Showcase in Erie:
Chester 64, McDowell 57 >> Khaleeq Campbell, Marquis Collins and Jamar Sudan helped the Clippers bounce back from a tough loss Saturday night and take third place.
Campbell led all scorers with 18 points. Collins had 13 points, 10 rebounds and three assists. Sudan finished with 12 points, eight rebounds, two assists and two blocked shots. The Clippers (9-6) jumped out to a 20-14 lead after one quarter and expanded that advantage to 40-26 at halftime.

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