(February 6th, 2015) – WAUSEON: In a junior varsity North Western Ohio Athletic League match-up, Wauseon hosted Henry County opponent Patrick Henry on February 6.
The youthful Indians were able to secure a tight victory, taking the contest 40-37.
Patrick Henry earned an advantage by the end of the first quarter, as Wauseon trailed them 11-7. The Indians came back strong in the second period, however. They outscored the Patriots 10-4. This allowed the boys of Wauseon to enjoy a 17-15 lead going into the half.
In the third quarter, the Indian boys were able to expand on that lead a bit. With a 14-11 scoring effort coming out of the locker room, Wauseon carried a 31-26 advantage with just one quarter to go. Patrick Henry make a late run, scoring 11 points to Wauseon’s 9, but it wasn’t enough. The Indians held on for a 3 point win.
Austin Rotroff produced most of his team’s points, as the Indian scored 16. Teammate Brooks Gype added 7 points, while Chase Brock contributed 6 points to the victory effort.