The North Baltimore High School Boys Basketball team traveled to Vanlue for a Blanchard Valley Conference game with the Wildcats on Friday night.
The Tigers had little trouble taking care of business, as they cruised to a 66 – 43 win. NB was up 13 – 6 after the 1st and 30 to 18 at the half. NB dominated in the 3rd with a 19 – 8 advantage, for 49 – 26 lead going into the final stanza and closed out the 23 point win in the 4th.
Julian Hagemyer was the top scorer with 18 points, he also grabbed 8 rebounds. Adam Flores was in double figures for the second straight game hitting 10 points and he also grabbed 8 rebounds. Brady Rader also scored 10 points, with 3 assists. Chase Naugle had 9 points, 7 steals and 5 assists; Levi Gazarek hit for 8 points; Filip Franjic had 6 points; Noah Brian had 3 points, 5 steals and 3 assists; Noah Cotterman knocked down a two-pointer.
NB won the JV game 28 – 13.
North Baltimore finishes the BVC season at 5 – 6, with a 11 – 10 overall record.
The Tiger Boys will be in action this week, opening OHSAA Sectional Tournament play, Tuesday, Feb. 28, at Riverdale (Findlay District), against these same Vanlue Wildcats, tip-off is at 6:15.