|The 8th grade boys basketball team fought off a scrappy Marcellus Tigers team to earn their 3rd win of the season.
Marcellus kept the game close until the Panthers went on a 2 minute spurt outscoring the Wildcats 12-5 in the last quarter for 27-19 victory. L.A. Smith lead the team with 12pts, Zack Pickens added 11pts including 3pt shot that started the Panther spurt. Brent Boone had 9pts, Ryan Chisek 6pts, Tate Halamka, Will Ford, Jacob Thomas each with 4pts.
On Wednesday the Panthers will take their 3-0 record 5 miles to the east and take on Rival Hartford Indians. Game time 5:00.