Portsmouth wins in second


Trojans edge past Tigers

By Nikki Blankenship - nblankenship@civitasmedia.com



Ironton’s Ethan Wilson blocks as Trojan Daniel Jordan shoots in an incredible last minute win.


The Portsmouth Trojans pulled off a second half win against the Ironton Tigers Tuesday night at Portsmouth. The Trojans edged over Ironton, winning 69-63. 52 of Portsmouth’s total points came in the last two quarters.

Mike Malone led the Trojans with 19 points. Malone’s points came on four-three pointers and seven of eight free throws during the game. Portsmouth also got 19 points from DJ Eley and 18 points from Kendal Reynolds.

Ethan Wilson for Ironton led all scorers with 33 points. Kyle Adkins added 15 points for the Tigers.

Portsmouth will host Dawson-Bryant at 8 p.m. Friday. Ironton will play next on Saturday in the Hall of Fame Showcase.

Box Score

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Ironton 13-16-12-22-63

Portsmouth 9-8-26-26-69

Scoring Summary

Ironton: Wilson-33, Scott-4, Adkins-15, Barrow-2, Glover-3, Bryant-6

Portsmouth: Eley-19, King-2, Jordan-4, Malone-19, Reynolds-18, Johnson-7

Ironton’s Ethan Wilson blocks as Trojan Daniel Jordan shoots in an incredible last minute win.
http://portsmouth-dailytimes.aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/28/2017/01/web1_phs-ironton.jpgIronton’s Ethan Wilson blocks as Trojan Daniel Jordan shoots in an incredible last minute win.
Trojans edge past Tigers

By Nikki Blankenship

nblankenship@civitasmedia.com

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

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