Champ Ellis poured in 35 points and become the all-time scoring champion at Union High School Saturday in the Rockets 51-38 victory over MTI Knowledge Academy.
It was the third win in four games for the Rockets, 3-15.
Ellis has been chasing the previous record of 1464, set by Rick Owens in 1964. The 35 points leaves Ellis at 1,482 with at least three remaining games scheduled.
Ellis now needs 27 points to break the single season scoring mark of Danny Farmer, who scored 585 points in the 1993-94 season.
Brayden Adams added 13 points in Union’s victory.