Lions Lose In Closing Seconds As Season Ends
Saturday, February 27, 2010 10:03 pm
The Yellow Jackets' Dakota Fults scored with 1.2 seconds remaining in the game to lead Grundy County over Cannon County in Region 4-AA action.
The Yellow Jackets, the winners of the 7-AA district championship, took a 16-15 lead over the Lions at the end of the first quarter.
Cannon County fell further behind at the half, 32-28.
The Lions continued to battle hard in the third, and trailed 44-39 heading into the final period.
Refusing to go down without a fight, the Lions clawed back in the fourth to tie the game at 59, only to see victory slip away at the end.
The Lions finish the season with an 18-12 record.
SCORING: Justin Davenport 19 points, Jared Nave 13, Cody Ruehlen 10, Colin Jones 8, Andrew Woodin 7, Ethan Womack 2.