Southern falls to Buckeye Trail

LORE CITY– The Southern boys basketball team suffered its first loss of the season on Friday, falling to Buckeye Trail 50-48 in overtime. The Indians are now 6-1 on the season.

For Southern, Brady Ketchum finished with 12 points and Brad Sloan added 10 points. Sloan added seven rebounds and five steals.

For Buckeye, Franko Rome had a game-high 24 points.

Southern will host Heartland Christian on Tuesday.

SOUTHERN: 14-10-9-10-5–48

B. TRAIL: 15-5-13-10-7–50

SOUTHERN SCORING: Brock Smalley 4-0-9, Timmy West 2-0-4, Brad Sloan 3-2-10, Brady Ketchum 6-0-12, Josh Pratt 0-0-0, Sam May 3-0-6, James Burris 3-0-7. TEAM TOTALS: 21, 2-2: 48.

B. TRAIL SCORING: Franko Rome 8-6-24, Tyler Dodd 2-0-6, Isaac Beaver 4-0-10, Cannon Clum 0-0-0, Garrett Burga 4-2-10, Charlie Parry 0-0-0, Jacob Fannin 0-0-0, Gavin Rome 0-0-0, Wyatt Take 0-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 18, 8-15: 50.

Three-point goals: Southern 4 (Sloan 2, Smalley, Burris), B. Trail 6 (Rome 2, Dodd 2, Beaver 2).


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