Bradley Brevet got Allatoona off to a fast start by scoring 9 of their first 11 points in their state tournament opener against Sequoyah. Brevet scored 15 of his 18 points in the first half as Allatoona led 38-22 at halftime. In the second half Daniel Fowler put in 15 of his 17 points as the Buccaneers defeated Sequoyah 77-56.
Rodney Brown added 12 points while Ephraim Tshimanga and Drew Swanson each had 9 for Allatoona. Sequoyah (13-15) was led by Dalton Satterfield’s 21 points, Satterfield connected on four three’s in the contest.
Allatoona (28-1) will host ML King (22-10) in the second round Tuesday evening. ML King defeated Apalachee 70-64 in the first round on Saturday. ML King’s region 6-5A went 4-0 in the first round of the state tournament, region 5-5A went 2-2.
Region 6-5A Scores: Miller Grove 66 Gainesville 23, Stephenson 80 Salem 46, Tucker 72 Clarke Central 53.
Region 5-5A Scores: Pope 60 South Paulding 52, Villa Rica 66 Sprayberry 63, Osbourne 64 Hiram 48.