By Leo Clibanoff '18
The Aces outscored Haverford 21-6 in the first quarter and never looked back, rolling past the Fords 75-44. It was a strong performance across the board, with four Aces reaching double-figures, including career nights from Jared Robinson '18 (15 points, 3-4 3PT) and Josh Martin '19 (10 points, 9 rebounds). Steve Payne ’19 and Jack Forrest ’19 rounded out the scoring, putting up 16 and 14 points, respectively. The Aces had their best game on the glass collecting a season-high 33 rebounds.
LM opened the game on an 8-0 run, with threes from from Harrison Klevan ’18 and Forrest. LM led by as many as 17 in the first half, before Haverford narrowed the gap at 38-23 at halftime. LM blitzed the Fords in the third quarter, extending their lead to 59-34 by the end of the period with multiple players contributing on both ends, including a sterling shift from Isaiah Morgan '18, who netted six points and four rebounds in the frame. It was much of the same in the fourth, with Robinson connecting on three treys in the quarter and helping to push the lead beyond 30 points. With the victory, LM's record improves to 7-2 overall, and 4-1 in league play.
The Aces have one day of rest and get back to action Friday at home vs Marple Newtown at 7.