The NorthWood boys went on the road vs Sectional 21 opponent, Fairfield and came up short with a 45-41 loss.
The Panthers held a 33-25 advantage prior to a 15-2 run by Fairfield. It was an 8-0 to end the 3rd quarter that made the score even at 33 all. Fairfield was able to convert on 14/18 free throw opportunities compared to NorthWoods 3/4 in the game.
NorthWood has 3 scorers with 9 total points: Trent Edwards (5 rebounds, 3 assists), Matt Dutkowski (5 rebounds), and Nick Bean (4 rebounds). The Panthers also got 8 points from Ben Vincent. NorthWood would get great defensive play from Brock Flickinger and solid minutes from Jason Borkholder off the bench.
The boys will travel next to Jimtown on Tuesday night.