FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – 4A no. 5 Carroll heads to Don Reichert Gymnasium on Friday to face the up-and-coming South Side Archers in the Highlight Zone “Game of the Week.”
Carroll comes in tied for the SAC with Homestead as both former NHC powers are 4-0 in their first year in the Summit Athletic Conference.
South Side is 2-2 in league play but has won its last three games.
Sophomore Austin Boucher is sixth in the state in scoring at 25.1 points a game while fellow sophomore Trejean Didier is putting up 19 point a night. Senior guard Korey Joyner is averaging 12.3 points a game while dishing out a team-best 4.8 assists. Senior big man Deon Palmer is putting up 8.1 points a night and a team-leading 8.6 rebounds.
Carroll is paced by junior sharpshooter Jacob Redding at 16.1 points a night while Ball State recruit Kyle Mallers is putting up 15.2 points a game and a team-best 7.1 rebounds.
WANE-TV will be live from South Side High School on Friday to preview the game.