Charlotte defeated Island Coast 81-72, but that’s not all the Tarpons won Friday night.
With the win, and a loss by Cape Coral against North Fort Myers, Charlotte earned the No. 1 seed in the upcoming District 7A-10 tournament. The No. 1 seed means the Tarpons will get a first-round bye and also host both of their potential games.
On Friday night, Ahmad Johnson led the way with 24 points. Makai Reaves had 19 points and Kenny Scribner added 12.
Charlotte, Cape Coral and Port Charlotte all finish the regular season with a 9-3 district record. Per FHSAA tiebreaker rules, Charlotte record of 3-1 against Cape Coral and Port Charlotte is what give them the No. 1 seed. Cape Coral is 2-2 and Port Charlotte is 1-3 in games involving those three teams.
District 7A-10 standings 1. Charlotte (First round bye) 2. Cape Coral 3. Port Charlotte 4. Lemon Bay 5. N Fort Myers 6. Ida Baker 7. Island Coas