Hoops, lax action at ESPNHS Games

News and notes from Wednesday at the ESPN Wide World of Sports

Updated: July 27, 2012, 1:57 PM ET
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The 2012 ESPNHS Games are taking place this week at the ESPN Wide World of Sports complex in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Thousands of high school athletes are taking part in the fourth annual event, which features competition in football, basketball, lacrosse, baseball, softball, field hockey, and track and field.

Here are some highlights from Wednesday's action at the ESPNHS Games:

AAU Boys' Basketball Super Showcase presented by Champion

In a TV game aired live on ESPNU, the Houston Defenders of Texas defeated Boo Williams of Virginia 73-54. The Defenders are led by ESPN 100 recruits Andrew Harrison, Aaron Harrison and Derrick Griffin, while Boo Williams is led by ESPN 100 stars Troy Williams and Allerick Freeman. Read more here from RecruitingNation.

Champion All-American Showcase (Boys' Lacrosse)

In the first game of pool play, Team Pride beat Team Liberty 9-8 and Team Freedom beat Team Spirit 10-9 in overtime.

US Lacrosse U15 National Championship Powered by Lacrosse Unlimited (Girls' Lacrosse)

The eighth-seeded Sky Walkers 2015 Blue (Md.) defeated the No. 1 seed Long Island Yellow Jackets (N.Y.) 14-11 Wednesday in the quarterfinals of the tournament. The Yellow Jackets were two-time defending national champions. George and Miranda Ibello scored four goals each for the Sky Walkers. For the Yellow Jackets, Kylie Ohlmiller had five goals.

Scores from Wednesday, July 25

QUARTERFINALS
No. 8 Sky Walkers 2015 Blue 14, No. 1 Yellow Jackets Team 1 11
No. 2 Long Island Liberty 14, No. 7 StickBenders 10
No. 4 Long Island Top Guns 20, No. 5 Top of the Bay 8
No. 3 Yellow Jackets Team 2 10, No. 6 Cardinal 9

SECOND ROUND
No. 4 Long Island Top Guns 17, No. 13 Be More Lax 3
No. 5 Top of the Bay 14, No. 12 Triple Threat 3
No. 3 Yellow Jackets Team 2 11, No. 14 Lax Maniax 3
No. 6 Cardinal 12, No. 11 Coyotes Fusion 10
No. 1 Yellow Jackets Team 1 18, No. 16 Pacific Falcons Blue 3
No. 8 Sky Walkers 2015 Blue 24, No. 9 NorCal Elite Green 3
No. 2 Long Island Liberty 14, No. 15 North Carolina 9
No. 7 StickBenders 15, No. 10 NorCal Elite Blue 10

FIRST ROUND
No. 13 Be More Lax 17, No. 20 Desert Heat 7
No. 12 Triple Threat 8, No. 21 Connecticut Dodgers 7
No. 14 Lax Maniax 16, No. 19 Coast2Coast NorCal 4
No. 11 Coyotes Fusion 18, No. 22 Utah 3
No. 16 Pacific Falcons Blue 11, No. 17 Houston 8
No. 9 NorCal Elite Green 18, No. 24 Washington State 4
No. 8 Sky Walkers 2015 Blue 23, No. 25 Eagle Stix Atlanta 4
No. 15 North Carolina 18, No. 18 Lightning 14
No. 10 NorCal Elite Blue 17, No. 23 Lonestar 3

CONSOLATION GAMES
Lax Maniax 11, Be More Lax 5
Coyotes Fusion 6, Triple Threat 5
Washington State 9, Lonestar 8
NorCal Elite Green 9, NorCal Elite Blue 7
North Carolina 9, Pacific Falcons Blue 8
Connecticut Dodgers 10, Utah 4
Desert Heat 8, Coast2Coast NorCal 5
Washington State 10, Eagle Stix Atlanta 9
Lightning 18, Houston 9

Check back on Friday for more results and highlights from the ESPNHS Games.

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