Mount Gilead boys fall Saturday to Columbus Academy

By Rob Hamilton

Mount Gilead’s season would end on Saturday on the road against Columbus Academy in the sectional finals, though.

The Indians led the second-seeded Vikings 10-9 after the opening period, but fell into a 27-18 hole at the half. Academy would add to their lead throughout the second half, outscoring MG 20-16 in the third quarter and 22-20 in the fourth to finish on top by a 15-point margin.

Mason Mollohan led Mount Gilead with 18 points, while Austin Vanderkooi added 14.

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