Louisville Falls at Perry in Low-Scoring Affair – Boys Basketball
Perry 36, Louisville 32
Spencer Hall scored 10 of his game-high 15 points in the first half to lead the Leopards. Cam King hit Louisville’s only three-pointer and finished with 6 and Jared Mathie also added 5.
The Panthers jumped out to a 16-9 lead at the end of the first, but the Leopards rallied back to knot the game at 22-22 early on in the third quarter. Louisville snatched the lead in the waning seconds of the period when Spencer Hall posted up for a lay in. LHS took a 25-24 lead into the final eight minutes as a result.
The Leopards defense held the Panthers to just 2 points in the third quarter and shut them out from the field. Louisville pulled ahead 30-25 midway through the fourth quarter, but Perry answered with 6 straight points and closed the contest on an 11-2 run to win their home opener.
Despite only 36 points, the Panthers had 3 players reach double figures. Jackson hit a pair of three-pointers and finished with a team-high 11. Haynes and Toles also added 10 each.
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UP NEXT: The Leopards will next host the Austintown Fitch Falcons for their home opener on Friday, December 7. JV will begin at 6:00 PM and Varsity will follow around 7:30 PM.
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