West Liberty-Salem’s girls basketball team defeated host Mechanicsburg 36-20 on Tuesday during an Ohio Heritage Conference meeting.
The Tigers are now 1-1 overall and start OHC play at 1-0. The Indians fall to 1-2 and are 0-1 in the league.
WL-Salem took a 12-6 lead after the opening quarter. The pace slowed down in the second quarter as the Tigers edged the Indians 6-1 for an 18-7 advantage entering halftime.
In the third quarter, WL-Salem outscored M’burg 10-7 to build a 28-14 cushion. The Tigers finished off the game with an 8-6 run in the fourth quarter.
For the full story and game results, pick up a copy of Wednesday's Bellefontaine Examiner.
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