(Atlantic) Free throws down the stretch lifted Creston past Atlantic 43-39 in a Hawkeye Ten Conference boy’s basketball game at Atlantic Friday night.
Atlantic’s 9-0 first quarter run gave them a boost early. The Trojans led 13-8 after one quarter, 20-16 at the half, and 31-29 at the end of the three. Atlantic extended their lead to 39-33 in the fourth stanza but wouldn’t score again. The Panthers closed the game out on a 10-0 run to win 43-39.
Jay Wolfe led the Panthers with 14-points and Alex Nielsen chipped in nine. Ryan Hawkins led the Trojans with 15-points, Joey Walker, Brendon Holmes, and Garrett Franken all pitched in 6-points.
December 14, 2013