Boys 8th Grade Basketball · 8th-grade boys break open tight game in the fourth quarter to win going away at Martins Ferry

53 Bellaire High School
40 Martins Ferry High School
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53 40
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2 7   12
3 9   7
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The Big Reds and Purple Riders found themselves knotted at 31-31 entering the fourth quarter when the Big Reds played arguably their best quarter of the season to win by the final score of 53-40.

Mac Mac Pettigrew led the way on the evening with 18 points while Dalton Smelko joined him in double figures with 12 points. Pettigrew and Smelko led the way in the decisive fourth quarter with six points each. Luca D’Aquila, Mayson Sochor and Drew White each added six points while Khalil Kimbro rounded out the scoring with five points.

The Big Reds return to action on Thursday when they travel to St. Clairsville.