Martinez Augusta Christian rains down on Columbia Hammond

Martinez Augusta Christian ignored the “slow and steady wins the race” mantra, overpowering Columbia Hammond 78-45 in Georgia boys basketball action on Feb. 23.

Martinez Augusta Christian drew first blood by forging a 17-11 margin over Columbia Hammond after the first quarter.

The Lions’ offense moved in front for a 30-19 lead over the Skyhawks at halftime.

Martinez Augusta Christian thundered to a 55-30 lead heading into the final quarter.

The clock was the only thing that stopped the Lions, who enjoyed the upper hand in a 23-15 final quarter, too.

Recently on Feb. 15, Martinez Augusta Christian squared up on Columbia Cardinal Newman in a basketball game. For a full recap, click here.

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