The Portsmouth Trojans lost to Gallia Academy in a close game Friday night at Portsmouth High School.
Gallia Academy’s Justin Mcclelland led all scorers with 19 points. Mcclelland’s points came on one field goal, four-three pointers and five of seven free throws during the game. The Blue Devils also got 18 points from Justin Peck and six points from Zach Loveday.
The Trojans were led by Reese Johnson with 15 points and Dj Eley, who added 13.
The Trojans are scheduled to return to the court Saturday at Chesapeake.
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Portsmouth: Eley-13, Jordan-4, Malone-3, K. Reynolds-8, Johnson-15
Gallia Academy: McClelland-19, Wiseman-5, Peck-18, Loveday-6
Reach Nikki Blankenship at 740-353-3101 ext. 1930 or on Twitter @nikkib45653.