Saturday night was Senior Night in The Jungle, with North Baltimore High School saying so long to three seniors, Taylor Bishop, Noah Brian and Tyler Bumpus. NB was hosting Upper Scioto Valley (12 – 10) in a non-league game.
NB (10 – 10) had to battle to the very end to pick-up the win 61 – 58. The Tigers 10 – 9 after the first quarter and 28 – 26 at the half. They extended the lead to 45 – 41 going into the final quarter that saw the Rams cut into the lead, but come up short.
NB was led by senior Noah Brian who hit 13 points, had 6 steals and 3 assists. Chase Naugle also scored 13 points. Brady Rader hit 12 points and grabbed 5 rebounds. Levi Gazarek hit 9 points with 3 assists. Julian Hagemyer scored 8 points and snagged 5 rebounds. Filip Franjic hit 4 points and Adam Flores 2 points.
U. S. V. won the J. V. game over N. B. 48 – 28.
The boys travel to New Reigel for a non-league game on Tuesday evening, 6:00 JV tip-off.