Arrows close with a flurry to shoot down Indian Lake 74-59

A sloppy third quarter by Indian Lake turned a tight battle into a comfortable victory for Tecumseh’s girls basketball team Monday.


Indian Lake’s Sydney Miller looks to pass the ball as she is defended by a Tecumseh player during the fourth quarter of their game Monday. (EXAMINER PHOTO | AARON LaBATT )

The Arrows trailed by four points at halftime, but capitalized on a rash of Laker turnovers and mistakes in the third quarter to turn the tide for a 74-59 Central Buckeye Conference crossover win.

The score was tied 40-40 with 4:36 left in the third period, but Tecumseh (8-2) went on a 13-0 run to take a comfortable lead and was not threatened the rest of the game.

“That was the game right there,” said Indian Lake head coach Tim McMahon. “I also thought the second quarter was a big factor. We had them in foul trouble and didn’t take advantage of it.

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