Eastside Travels to Lakeland for NECC Matchup
Your Eastside Blazers traveled northwest Friday night to Lakeland Jr. Sr. High to take on the Lakers in an NECC showdown. The Lakers came out swinging from the start and did not let up till the end as Eastside fell 38 to 72. Clayton Minnick led the scoring for the Blazers as he finished with 10. Loden Johnson continued his scoring dominance as he had 9 points.
In junior varsity action the Blazers also came up short losing to the Lakers.
Saturday morning the 7th grade Blazers travel to Westview Jr. Sr. High to take on the Warriors in the semi-finals of the NECC tournament. Should Eastside win they will play later on that morning in the conference championship game also at Westview.
Next up for the Blazers is one of our two out of state games as we visit Edon Ohio to take on the Bombers Tuesday night. Edon is currently 1-3 on the season and are averaging 42.5 points per game while giving up 57 points a game. The Bombers did win their last game against Lakewood Park by 4 in overtime. Edon takes on Hamilton this upcoming Monday.