East Boys Basketball closed out the regular season at home on Friday night with a 49-47 win over Sycamore. The narrow win was what has become a regular occurrence this season for the boy’s team. The GMC Champion Thunderhawks have withstood the GMC counterparts attempts to derail the Hawks this season. Characteristically, East has taken GMC teams best shots this season and finished with a 17-5 overall record and 15-1 mark in the GMC.
Bash Wielands 17 and Will Johnston’s 15 led the Hawks. Nick Holtman, Deshawn Brown-Jackson, Colton Marsh, Stephen McKay, Bash Wieland, Will Johnston, and Grant Spicer were honored seniors in pregame ceremonies.
Now it’s on to the postseason!
Lakota East secured the #2 seed in the upcoming Sectional. The Hawks will open tourney play on Tuesday, Feb. 26th at Hamilton vs. the winner of the Kings/Little Miami contest. Game time is set for 6:00 pm.