Boys Varsity Basketball · Boys Basketball Stays on Top in the GMC!


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.

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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.

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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.