GAME #1: Tri-Valley Scotties vs. West Muskingum Tornadoes
WEST MUSKINGUM, OH- Our first game of the night takes us to west Muskingum as the tornadoes hosted the tri valley Scotties in our featured game of the night.
Tri-Valley came out hot as Erik Neal and Jalen Goins-Chandler scored early for the Scotties. West Muskingum responded with a couple buckets of their own, but it was not enough to take the lead.
The Scotties did an excellent job rebounding and creating chances with good passing. On the other side, the Tornadoes moved the ball well and tried to find themselves open looks.
The Tri-Valley Scotties had control of this one early and would not let it go as they defeat West Muskingum 60-40.
GAME #2: Maysville Panthers vs. Philo Electrics
MAYSVILLE, OH- We had a storm brewing in at Maysville High School as the Panthers looked to take down the Philo Electrics.
Both teams seemed to find their rhythm early as it was a quick back and forth between the two squads as they both scored a quick 6 points with ease.
Demetrius Strickland seemed to be the hot hand for the Electrics as he started the first quarter with a couple shots to keep his team in it.
But on the other end the Panthers had a hot hand of their own as Cole Roberts find the stroke early and wouldn’t shy away from it. Roberts would hit four 3 pointers in the first half.
That surge by Roberts would give his team the spark they needed as they would go on to beat the Philo Electrics 75-56.
GAME #3: Bishop Rosecrans Bishops vs. Berne Union Rockets
ZANESVILLE, OH- Early on, Berne Union looked to spark a run as Nate Nemeth made plays for the Rockets. Austin Snyder and Nemeth scored to help cut into the lead.
But Bishop Rosecrans had other plans. Grady Labishak came up with a big steal and turned it into an and-one opportunity to swing the momentum for the home team.
Weston Hartman came up big for the Bishops in the first half, sinking shots from beyond the arc and padding the Bishops lead.
In the end, Bishop Rosecrans would go on to defeat Berne Union 47-36. Grady Labishak scored 20 points in the Bishop Rosecrans win.