St. Joseph stays unbeaten, defeats Darien in boys basketball

Derrick Long made a trio of 3-pointers to back Jason James’ 17 points to lead the St. Joseph boys’ basketball team when it defeated Darien 63-54 in Trumbull on Tuesday.

Long finished with 15 points and Tommy Shannon had 12 as coach Kevin Wielk’s Cadets remained perfect on the season at 5-0.

Miles Drake (18 points) and Simeon Doll (17 points) each buried three 3-pointers for Darien (1-1).

ST. JOSEPH 63, DARIEN 54

Darien (1-1)

Amir Preston 2 3-4 7, Miles Drake 4 7-9 18, Kyle Bloomer 2 0-0 4, Karson Drake 1 0-0 2, Brian Kisken 2 0-0 4, Simeon Doll 5 4-6 17, David Depp 1 0-0 2

Totals: 17 14-19 54

St. Joseph (5-0)

Glenn Manigault 3 0-0 6, Tommy Shannon 5 1-2 12, Jason James 7 2-3 17, Derrick Long 6 0-2 15, Brian Robertson 0 0-0 0, Brandon Hutchinson 1 0-0 3, James McCormack 1 0-0 2, Anthony Rainey 2 0-0 5, Eli Newby 0 1-2 1, Justin Russo 1 0-0 2, Carson Arkay 0 0-0 0, Mason Gregory 0 0-0 0, Patrick Dineen 0 0-0 0, Charles Hare 0 0-0 0, Maxwell Warren 0 0-0 0

Totals: 26 4-9 63

Darien - 11 8 22 13 - 54

St. Joseph - 19 19 14 11 - 63

3-Pointers: Darien: M. Drake 3, Doll 3; St. Joseph: Long 3, Shannon 2, Hutchinson, Rainey, James