LISBON, OH – The Leetonia Bears came into Lisbon with revenge on their minds on Friday night, unfortunately, the Blue Devils took care of business and defeated the Bears for the second time this season, 59-51.
The Bears came out firing, taking a 13-8 lead over Lisbon at the end of the first quarter. The second quarter however was the Blue Devils turn to take advantage, as they took the lead going into the half, 28-26. Once the Blue Devils took the lead, the Bears never regained it, only drawing within two points late in the second half, after Ian Davis hit two threes. When it was all said and done, the Lisbon Blue Devils emerged victorious.
The Leetonia Bears were led by Ian Davis who finished the night with 18 points on 5/9 shooting and 4 rebounds, along with Jorden Baker who tallied 9 points and 3 assists.
The Lisbon Blue Devils were led by Blayne Brownfield with 23 points on 8/14 shooting and 8 rebounds, as well as, Ryan McCullough with 12 points on 6/10 shooting and 3 assists.
Up next for Leetonia is another road test, as they travel to Columbiana to take on the Heartland Christian Lions on December 20th. The Lisbon Blue Devils will also hit the road on December 20th, as they will travel down to Salineville to take on the undefeated Indians of Southern Local in an key EOAC battle.