TIPP CITY — A series of scoring streaks and nifty passing allowed Dayton Stivers to pull away from West Liberty-Salem here Tuesday in a Division III sectional tournament semifinal game.
West Liberty-Salem’s Connor Woods battles Stivers’ Isaiah Williams for the ball during the third quarter of their Division III sectional semifinal game Tuesday at Tippecanoe High School. (EXAMINER PHOTO | AARON LaBATT)
Second-seeded Stivers pushed the pace and was able to get a lot of close looks as it handed WL-Salem a 70-51 tourney loss.
“It was all about getting defensive boards,” said WL-Salem head coach Darrin Leichty. “They had nine offensive boards at the half and (most of those) they scored off of. Our box-out technique needs to be better.”
For the full story and game results, pick up a copy of Wednesday's Bellefontaine Examiner.
CLICK HERE to subscribe.
WEB EDITION STARTING AT $9.50 FOR 5 WEEKS!