Boys Varsity Basketball · Boys Varsity Basketball falls to West Branch 54 – 48

48 Austintown Fitch High School
54 West Branch High School
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Austintown Fitch High School vs West Branch High School
48 54
1 14   7
2 13   18
3 5   18
4 16   11

After a strong start the Falcons jumped out to a 14-7 lead after first quarter. In the second quarter the Falcons got in foul trouble which lead to a few starters seeing limited action. West Branch battled back to make the score 27-25 at half. The 3rd quarter saw West Branch out score the Falcons 18-5 to take a 43-32 lead. The Falcons battled back to within 4 with 5 minutes left but couldn’t get any closer. West Branch capitalized from the line going 18-24 while Fitch was 7-10.
Leading scores for Fitch were Todd Simons with 21 followed by Kris Brown with 10. Falcons host Louisville at home on Tuesday.