Boys Varsity Basketball · Boys Basketball Defeats Norton in Overtime Thriller

The boys basketball team beat Norton on Friday night in overtime 71-68. Junior Micah Wallace hit the game winning shot with 1.7 seconds left, sealing the victory for the Comets. Junior Jarmond Hogg had 33 points and 9 rebounds, Wallace had 18 points and 6 assists, and senior Sam Vanadia had 16 points and 9 rebounds. The team finished the regular season with a record of 14-8 overall and 10-4 in the PTC. They host Alliance on Tuesday night at home at 7 in the opening round of the OHSAA tournament. If they win, they will advance to play at Buchtel on Friday at 7 in the Sectional championship.