Tigers beat out Bobcats


By Nikki Blankenship - nblankenship@civitasmedia.com



The New Boston Tigers beat the Green Bobcats in a close game, with a final score of 56-53 Friday night.

Green’s Tanner Kimbler led the Bobcats, scoring 23 points. He was followed by Tayte Carver with 19 points.

“Kimbler made 7 three pointers scored 15 second half points,” stated New Boston Head Coach Scott Jenkins.

Leading New Boston to victory and being the top scorer for the game was Kade Conley with 34.

“Conley scored 17 of the Tigers’ 24 4th quarter points,” Jenkins commented.

Green is now 2-9 overall and 0-5 in the Southern Ohio Conference I (SOC). Meanwhile, New Boston’s record moves to 3-5 overall, 1-3 in SOC I.

Green plays again Tuesday at Western. Also Tuesday night, New Boston will face the Eastern Eagels on the road.

Score by quarters

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Green 10 19 38 53

New Boston 10 23 32 56

Scoring Summary

Green: Kimbler-23, Deerfield-3, Maynard-4, Huffman-4, Carver-19

New Boston: Hayes-2, Conley-34, Truitt-2, Hobbs-2, Caldwell-9, McQuithy-5, Crum-2

By Nikki Blankenship

nblankenship@civitasmedia.com

Reach Nikki Blankenship at 740-353-3101 ext. 1930 or on Twitter @nikkib45653.

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