Highland boys win league opener


By Rob Hamilton

MCSSports@civitasmedia.com

Highland grabbed another hard-fought win on Saturday, as the Scots pulled away from East Knox in the fourth quarter to take a 54-39 win in the road game.

While the Scots outscored their opponents in all four quarters, the game would be close through the first three. Highland led 13-10 after the opening eight minutes, 22-18 at the half and 34-29 after three periods. However, they outscored their opponents 20-10 over the course of the final period to finish on top by 15.

Mack Anglin led the team with 16 points, while Max Schreiber added 10 and Alex Mason scored nine.

Mount Gilead Indians

On Saturday, Mount Gilead was edged by Centerburg in their first Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference game by a 53-48 margin at home. No further information was available by deadline.

Rob Hamilton can be reached at 419-946-3010, ext. 1807. Connect with him on Twitter at @SportsMCS