Boys Varsity Basketball · Trojans Gut Out Key Section Win

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59 Derry Area High School
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Despite the loss of Derry Area’s leading scorer with 2:44 left in the 2nd quarter & the Trojans leading 24-22, the Trojans regrouped & focused as a team to beat Freeport 59-57 in both teams section opener.
With the game tied 57-57 with :14 seconds left Tyson Webb came up with a big steal & was fouled with .4 seconds left in the game. Coming out of a Freeport timeout the Sophomore calmly sank both free throws to set the final score 59-57 Trojans.
Tanner Nicely led all scorers with 23 points. Justin Huss added 12 points.
Freeport was led by Matt Aulicino’s 20 points & Aiden Skaradski had 17 points.
The Trojans travel to Connellsville on Monday to face the 5A Falcons.