12/20/2022 vs. Ashland-Greenwood ... NONCONFERENCE / Home / REGULAR SEASON /
Season Game #: 5 / Current Record: 4 - 1
WAHOO: 10 ... 7 ... 11 ... 21 .... 49
Ashland-Greenwood: 12 ... 7 ... 8 ... 25 .... 52
In a December match up of the top two rated teams in C-1, the Wahoo Warriors were defeated by the Ashland-Greenwood Bluejays 52-49. A three point shot at the buzzer went in and out, and the Bluejays held on for the win.
Wahoo jumped out to an 8-2 lead to start the game, behind a trey from Anthony Simon, a Marcus Glock field goal, and a trey from Owen Hancock. Ashland would come back to take a 12-10 lead after one quarter.
The second quarter stayed close, and Ashland would lead at the break 19-17.
The Warriors would go up 28-24, on baskets by Benji Nelson and Owen Hancock. The Warriors had the ball late in the third quarter up 4, but a turnover followed by a Bluejay trey to end the quarter, cut the Warrior lead to 28-27 after three.
The Warriors still led 32-31, when Ashland went on a 10-2 run to go up 41-34. A Benji Nelson bucket followed by two Kamron Kasischke free throws, cut the lead to 42-38. Ashland would take a 49-41 lead with 35 seconds to play. A Benji Nelson trey cut the lead to 49-44 with 23 seconds left. A Kamron Kasischke steal and lay up, cut the lead to 49-46 with 18 seconds left. A Bluejay free throw made it 50-46 with 10 seconds left. A Marcus Glock trey with 5 seconds left made it 50-49. Two Bluejay free throws made it 52-49 with 3 seconds left. The Warriors got a good look from the top of the key at the buzzer that would have tied the game, but the shot went in and out.
The Warriors were 17-45 (37.8%) from the field, while Ashland was 16-27 (59.3%).
The Warriors fall to 4-1 and their next game will be in the Holiday Tournament against Seward. Ashland-Greenwood improves to 6-0.
Leading Scorer: Owen Hancock 15 pts.; Rebounds -- Anthony Simon 7 ; Assists -- Owen Hancock; Kamron Kasischke 2 ; Steals-- Kamron Kasischke 6
freethrows: 11 / 16 69 % ; fieldgoals: 17 / 45 38 % ; three point: 4 / 14 29 %
freethrows: 14 / 17 82 % ; fieldgoals: 16 / 27 59 %; three point: 6 / 13 46 %