Boys Junior Varsity Basketball, Boys Varsity Basketball · Boys Basketball Splits Pair of Games Over the Weekend

The boys basketball team split a pair of games over the weekend, losing to Norton on Friday night and defeating Rootstown on Saturday night.

The team lost to Norton 91-71, despite sophomore Ronnie Thompson’s career high 40 points. Senior Jaret Griffith added 18 points and senior Lane Boyer added 8 points. The JV team lost to the Panthers in overtime. Freshman Kaden Lehman had 10 points and freshman Landon Burkhart had 7 points.

On Saturday, the Comets beat Rootstown 70-68. Griffith and Thompson again led the way, with 25 and 21 points respectively. Sophomore Trevoun Bulls added 9 points. The JV team beat the Rovers 43-37. Sophomore Jaden Bingley had 11 points and Burkhart had 10 points.

The varsity team is now 9-12 on the season and wraps up the regular season tonight at Marlington.