Eden Prairie's Jermell Taylor drives against Eastview's Jamal Ambrose. Class 4A quarterfinals, Eden Prairie vs. Eastview at Target Center. Photo by Mark Hvidsten, SportsEngine
In his team’s pregame shootaround, Kayser Hassan had a feeling it was going to be a good day. He was right.
Hassan, a 6-6 senior forward, scored 15 first-half points for fourth-seeded Eastview as the Lightning (23-6) took a 40-22 halftime lead on their way to a victory over fifth-seeded Eden Prairie (19-11).