Trojans fade in the fourth
COSHOCTON 55, TUSKY VALLEY 41 The Redskins outscored Tusky Valley 24-12 in the final quarter to pull away in a Division III sectional final at Claymont High School.
Coshocton was led by Curtis Blake’s game-high 21 points, as he four 3s.
Jordan Felgenhauer led Tusky Valley with 15 points and eight rebounds. Zach Lewis added 10 points.
Tucci, Loomis lead Hornets
MALVERN 69, STEUBENVILLE CATHOLIC CENTRAL 49 Trey Tucci and Mitchell Loomis each scored 19 points to lead the Hornets to a Division IV sectional final win at New Philadelphia High School.
Malvern (18-6) trailed 15-14 after the first quarter and outscored the Crusaders 55-34 the rest of the way.
The Hornets also got 18 points from Max Kapron and 11 from Nick Mohr. Kapron made 10 of 12 free throws.
Next up for Malvern is a showdown with IVC foe and defending state champion Hiland in a district semifinal. The Hornets lost both games to the Hawks this season, falling by just a point Jan. 22.
Second quarter dooms Tigers
LOWELLVILLE 50, LAKE CENTER CHRISTIAN 41 The Rockets outscored the Tigers 16-2 in the second quarter to take charge on their way to a Division IV sectional final win at Struthers High School.
Alex Armstrong had 12 points for the Tigers, and Mark Slayman added 10 points.
Paulo DePasquale led Lowellville with 12 points.