No. 18 Gerstell rallies past Winters Mill for ninth straight victory; Carpenter scores 21


Anthony Carpenter finished with 21 points, six rebounds and three steals and Khyle Washington had a double-double: 15 points and 10 rebounds, leading No. 18 Gerstell Academy to a 76-63 victory over Winters Mill in a non-league boys’ basketball contest in Carroll County Friday evening.

Trailing 54-52, the Falcons (11-8 overall) outscored Winters Mill, 24-9, to extend their winning streak to nine. Brad Witt and Ahmad Harrison combined for 20 points and 11 rebounds.

Chandler Gentzel led Winters Mill (1-13) with 20 points and junior Avery Serafin finished with 16 points. The Westminster school looks to snap a 13-game losing streak Wednesday against Carroll public league rival Manchester Valley.

Gerstell is back action Saturday at home against No. 17 Indian Creek School in a battle for first in the MIAA B Conference.

No. 18 Gerstell Academy 76, Winters Mill 63

Gerstell – Washington 15, Carpenter 21, Witt 10, Harrison 10, Rimel 8, Reed 4, Tillery 8.

Winters Mill – Gentzel 20, McDonald 3, Bownes 5, Serafin 16, Callahan 15, Graham 2, Foster 2.

Gerstell 21 19 12 24 – 76

Winters Mill 18 20 16 9 – 63