GLOUSTER, Ohio — The White Falcons are experiencing some road trouble.
The Wahama boys basketball team fell to 0-6 away from Mason after dropping a 62-59 contest at Trimble Tuesday night in a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division matchup.
The Tomcats (6-5, 4-3 TVC Hocking) out scored WHS (2-7, 1-6) 15-to-12 in the opening period and held the early momentum. Trimble out did Wahama by two in the second period and led 33-28 at the half.
The White Falcons rallied in the third quarter with a 13-to-9 spurt, which cut the Trimble lead to one point headed into the finale. THS out scored Wahama by two over the final eight minutes to seal the 62-59 victory.
Austin Jordan with 13 points and Wyatt Zuspan with 12 led the scoring charge for the White Falcons. Jordan and Zuspan each hit a pair of three-pointers in the game. Jacob Ortiz chipped in with 10 points, Derek Hysell added nine, Trenton Gibbs finished with seven and Hunter Bradley contributed six points. Dakota Sisk rounded out the Wahama scoring with two points on the night.
Jacob Koons and Cody Bragg led Trimble with 14 points apiece on the night, while Jake Kish had 13. Wyatt Bragg had eight points including a pair of three-pointers, while Austin Downs had seven, Konner Standley had four and Wyatt Deak marked two.
The White Falcons shot 11-of-16 (68.8 percent) from the free throw line, while the Tomcats were 6-of-10 (60 percent). THS has now won three straight games, while Wahama has lost three in a row.Trimble is 4-2 at home this season.
Wahama will close out the season series with the Tomcats on February 5th in Mason.