MG boys win regular season finale; Cardington edged by Trojans


By ROB HAMILTON

MCSSports@civitasmedia.com

Mount Gilead added another win against East Knox on Saturday, taking a 67-55 win over the Bulldogs.

The Indians jumped in front 15-10 after the opening period and led 34-19 at the half. A big third quarter brought East Knox within a 46-44 margin with eight minutes remaining, but MG took the fourth 21-11 to pull away for the win.

Deondre Cook drained four three-pointers on his way to a 27-point game, while Tyler Bland added 14 and Mason Mollohan finished with 10.

Cardington Pirates

In their final regular season game, Cardington was edged by Centerburg Friday night by a 58-55 score.

The Blue Division champions held a 16-14 lead after the first quarter, which they increased to a 31-24 margin at the half. In the third, the Pirates closed within a 43-41 score, but they wouldn’t be able to get over the hump in the three-point loss.

Garrett Wagner hit three three-pointers on his way to scoring 13 points, while Derek Goodman had 11, Devin Pearl scored 10 and both Skyler Bowling and Trey Williams finished with nine.

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

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