From staff reports
North Jefferson News
ALBERTVILLE — Boaz came back from a nine-point halftime deficit, outscoring Pinson Valley 22-12 in the final period for a 64-56 win in the quarterfinal round of the WQSB/Albertville Civitans Christmas Classic boys basketball tournament at Albertville High School.
Casey Wood scored 23 points and Zakk Nation added 20 for the Pirates (8-5).
Johnathan Marable had a double-double with 17 points and 12 rebounds, and Marcus Merriweather added 13 points for the Indians (10-6), who return to action on Jan. 3 at Shades Valley.