Edgartown Eagles finish strong

Edgartown Eagles Boys Basketball finishes the season undefeated.

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The Edgartown boys basketball team. –Courtesy Nelson Oliver

This post was updated on Jan. 9.

Edgartown Eagles boys basketball remains undefeated

The Edgartown Eagles boys basketball team (7-0) was able to to stay undefeated as Gabriel Arritt, who scored 19 points, led the way in a road win over Tisbury, 69-42. Arritt was joined by Jayden Coyle, 17 points, Gabriel Britto, 16 points, and Marcos Rodrigues, 12 points.

Coach Nelson Oliver said his team’s chemistry has been essential to its strong season. They love playing with each other, and that shows on the court, he said.

Edgartown Eagles boys basketball team finishes the season undefeated

Friday the Eagles finished the season 8-0 with a convincing win over Charter School, 82-27, led by Jayden Coyle who scored 28 points, Gabriel Britto with 13 points, and Gabriel Arritt with 12 points. The team also had eight three-pointers, and strong rebounding from Jordan Coyle, with 16 boards, and Hiaggo Conclaves, with 12 boards.

The Eagles top scorers this season were Jayden Coyle, with 18 points per game, Gabriel Britto, with 13 points per game, and Gabriel Arritt, with 12 points per game.

The Eagles are the 2017 league champions, and will try to repeat as division champions when pairings are announced. The final is to be played at MVRHS on Monday, Jan. 22.