(Glens Falls, NY)
Northville slipped past Fort Ann 43-35 at the Sunmark Shootout at the Cool Insuring Arena. Jason Ellsworth led the victors with 21 points.
Northville were strong out of the gate and sprinted out to a significant first quarter lead 13-7. They put together a magnificent defensive effort and took control of the quarter. After a Fort Ann 9-0 run to grab the 2nd quarter lead Northville closed the half on a 12-4 spurt.
The contest was a toss up as the teams went to the first half break with Northville gaining the upper hand.
Northville used a tough hard-nosed effort in the third quarter and outscored Fort Ann by 4 points.
The Falcons were in command at every period ending horn by margins of 6, 5, 9, & 8.
Northville placed three players in double figure scoring. Jason Ellsworth paced Northville with 21 points. Wyatt Sira secured 10 points. Jacob Frank netted 10 points.
Ben Dinwiddie led Fort Ann with 8 points. Dylan Frost contributed 7 points. Ty Loso totaled 6 points. Tyler Steves popped in 6 points.
Fort Ann drained 6 trey balls.
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By Ed Bemiss