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By LuAnn Schindler

Bobcats win title in overtime thriller


January 5, 2023

Amy Kerkman | SAM

Collision course • Michael Koenig leaps to catch an errant pass as an unidentified West Holt player crashes into him during Thursday's championship game at the Summerland Holiday Tourney.

It came down to the wire, but Summerland's boys' basketball team survived a late surge from West Holt to earn the championship title at Summerland's Holiday Tourney.

Thursday's 42-38 overtime win propels the Bobcats to 7-0 on the season.

The Bobcats held a one-point lead at the end of the first quarter and the teams were knotted at 19 at the half.

West Holt held a 27-24 lead at the third quarter, but Summerland scored 10 in the fourth quarter to tie the game at 34.

In the bonus quarter, Summerland outscored the Huskies, 8-4, to pick up the win.

Jaykwon Petite led the Cats, scoring 14 points...

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