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July 17, 2019

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Findlay stays undefeated behind Joseph’s 34 points

Star senior guard helps pump Pilots to 7-0 start

It cooled off considerably, in shooting and scoring, but Findlay College Prep managed to stay undefeated Saturday night at the Tournament of Champions in Peoria, Ill.

The Pilots defeated Quality Education Academy of North Carolina, 69-63, behind standout point guard Cory Joseph’s 34 points.

Joseph went 5-of-7 from beyond the 3-point line to guide Findlay to a 7-0 record.

Third-year Pilots coach Mike Peck is 72-1.

Joseph also had five rebounds and three assists.

Junior guard Jabari Brown scored 11 points for the Pilots, and senior power forward Godwin Okonji tallied 13 rebounds and four steals.

Joseph, senior power forward Tristan Thompson and Brown were named to the all-tournament team.

Findlay returns home to play Australia Travelers at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Henderson International School.

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