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By LuAnn Schindler

Bobcats snare thrilling overtime win


February 6, 2020

Amy Kerkman

Crash course • Two Wausa defenders nudge Connor Napier toward the sideline of the court. Napier scored six points and is credited with five assists in the Bobcats' overtime win, Thursday.

After battling back to knot Thursday's contest with Wausa, the Summerland Bobcats remained focused, earning a 47-44 overtime win in Orchard.

The Vikings scored 17 points in the first quarter, holding the home team to 10, but the Bobcat defense limited Wausa to eight points in the second quarter.

At the break, the Vikings held a 25-16 lead.

But the second half belonged to the Bobcats.

Summerland scored 11 and 12 points in the third and fourth quarters, respectively, holding Wausa to seven in each of the quarters, forcing overtime with a 39-all tie at the end of regulation.

Summerland scored eight points in the extra period to secure the win.

While the Bobcats finished shooting 64% from the free throw line, they only scored 33% of the two- and three-point shots attempted.

Dalton Rotherham and Gage Clifton led the Bobcats with 13 points each. Connor Napier added five assists.

Statistics vs Wausa:

Jaykwon Petite: 1p, 1to

Naier: 6p, 5r, 5a, 1s, 1to

Wyatt Wagner: 2p, 1r, 3to

Mason Hoke: 9p, 5r, 1s, 2to

Clifton: 13p, 6r, 3s, 1bl, 6to

Houston Marino: 1s, 2to

Rotherham: 13p, 3r, 1a, 3to

Xavier Hobbs: 2r, 1to

Levi Cronk: 1to

Kellen Mlnarik: 3p, 10r, 3a, 2s


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