Over the past week, East has played three games. Below are the updates:
The Hawks visited Fairfield on Tuesday, Jan. 29th and notched another GMC win by a 52-40 final. East built a solid lead in the first three quarters and held off the Indians in the fourth.
Bash Wieland was his usual unstoppable self scoring 20. Will Johnston chipped in 11.
Last Friday, Feb. 1st, East earned another conference win at Colerain. The Cardinals made it a little tougher on the Hawks as the contest was a close one till the final few minutes, but the Hawks prevailed 57-45.
Bash Wieland’s 26 and Kaden Fuhrmann and Will Johnston’s 11 helped East to maintain their two-game lead in the GMC.
On Saturday, Feb. 2nd, East traveled to Mentor for a non-conference game. Mentor, ranked 13th in the state polls with one loss, would get the better of the Hawks by a 67-57 final. East trailed by 3 at the half but gave up a 16-9 advantage in the third quarter, that did them in.
Bash Wieland’s 17 and Will Johnston’s 16 led East. Grant Spicer picked up 9 rebounds. Nate Johnson dished out 5 assists and had two steals.
East (13-5, 11-1) is back home tonight for a meeting with Middletown.