Below are recaps for the East Boys Basketball team during winter holiday break:
On Friday, Dec. 21st East traveled to Oak Hills and escaped with a 42-41 win. The Highlanders missed two free throws with less than a second remaining in the game to keep East undefeated in the GMC.
Bash Wieland led the Hawks with 18 points. Grant Spicer chipped in 12.
East participated in the Stephen Gussler Invite at Dublin Coffman HS on Dec. 28-29. In the first game, East battled a tough team but fell by a score of 70-58. Leaders for East were Bash Wieland with 28 points and Nate Johnson with 13.
In the second night of the tourney, The Hawks defeated Dublin Jerome 58-35. Bash Wieland led East with 16 points followed by 15 from senior Alex Mangold.
On Friday, January 4th East visited Sycamore and came away with a 56-35 win to keep their GMC record perfect on the season at 5-0.
Bash Wieland’s 21 points and Alex Mangold’s 11 helped the Hawks to another important league victory.
The Hawks visit Middletown on Tuesday, January 8th.