CANFIELD, OH- The South Range Boys Basketball team picked up yet another victory against Labrae 80-66. The Vikings started the game fast and strong. But, the Raiders then exploded late in the 1st. South Range would maintain about a double-digit lead from then on. Labrae would start to fight back but a strong defensive game from the Burgundy and Gold didn’t slow down until the last buzzer.
Chris Brooks starts the season strong with yet another double-double game with 29 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Raiders. Jake Gehring was a big spark with 12 points and 6 rebounds and 4 takeaways. Brandon Mikos finished with 14 points. Dante Digaetano had another all-around strong performance both on offense and defense. Kris Scandy recorded 8 points on the night. Justin Marrie, Nate Brown, Matt Lucas, Eli Taylor all ended the night with great minutes to help the raiders maintain their lead into victory to make the raiders 2-0 on the season!
The Raiders will be back in action at home Friday again against Lakeview! Tip-off for the JV will be at 5:30. Varsity at 7:00.
*Story contributed by YSN’s Brendan Miller