By ALEX SPONSELLER
The Cranston East Thunderbolts would go 2-0 and win their holiday tournament over Cranston West, East Greenwich, and Times 2 Academy last week at home.
The Thunderbolts would top rival West in the tournament finale last Friday, with East cruising to a 73-41 win. Aireus Raspberry led the charge with 18 points while Luke Hogan added 11 and Noah Berg 10. West was led by Andrew Dionizio with 10 points while teammate Joe Ragosta added seven and Massimo Feroce six.
East would kick things off with a 66-61 win over East Greenwich to begin the tournament. Raspberry led the way with 25 points while Nelvin Blanco added 23 in the win. Andrew Khvang also added 13 points.
West picked up a win over Times 2 to begin the tournament in the winners bracket.
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