White hits 1,000th point in Galway win

WATERFORD –Thor White connected for 25 points to lead the Galway Golden Eagles to a 66-33 victory over host Waterford-Halfmoon Sunday in the championship game at the Waterford Tournament at Waterford-Halfmoon High School.

White’s 25-point performance lifted the senior over the 1,000-point career scoring plateau. He is the fifth Galway player to reach the milestone and first since 2004.

Mike Sowle added 12 points, eight rebounds and six blocks for Galway, while Jake Restivo finished with 10 points.

Bobby Valigorski led the Fordians with 18 points.

Galway 66, Waterford-Halfmoon 33

Galway 22 13 22 9 — 66

Waterford 12 9 6 6 — 33

Galway

White 9-2-25, Williams 3-0-6, Sowle 5-2-12, Restivo 5-0-10, O’Connell 1-0-2, Matthews 2-0-4, Lovelass 1-0-2, Ingle 1-0-2, Hines 1-1-3. Totals: 28-5-66.

Waterford-Halfmoon

Panetta 1-3-5, Houle 2-2-6, Traig 1-0-2, Valigorski 6-6-18, Burris 1-0-2. Totals: 11-11-33.

3-point goals: Galway 5 (Thor White 5); Waterford 0.

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