FINDLAY – Sarah Baer scored a game-high 15 points Saturday to lead the Yellow Jackets to a 51–33 victory over Ashland to claim their second straight Division I district championship and fifth in the past six seasons.
Lindy DeLong and Alexx Brown scored 12 points apiece for the Yellow Jackets (23–1).
Perrysburg will face Notre Dame in a regional semifinal on Tuesday at Central Catholic in Toledo. Perrysburg’s only loss this season came against Notre Dame.
FINDLAY — Junior guard Nick Moschetti scored 19 points and Perrysburg used stifling defense, forcing 24 turnovers, to knock off Fremont Ross 48–36 to capture a Division I sectional boys basketball title on Friday night.
The Yellow Jackets will face Anthony Wayne on Thursday in a district semifinal. The top-seeded Generals beat Findlay 64–51 to advance to the next round on Friday night.
Perrysburg (15–8) never held a comfortable lead over the Fremont Ross Little Giants (14–9), who pulled within four points with 1 minutes, 49 seconds to play. But the Yellow Jackets scored the final eight points.
Senior Bryant Byrd, who converted on five of six free throws down the stretch, finished with nine points. Nate Patterson had 10 points.