St. John's wins TRAC title, Anthony Wayne claims NLL in road wins for both teams

2/23/2013
NLL-champs

Anthony Wayne players and fans celebrate after beating Maumee and winning the NLL on Friday night at Maumee High School.

The Blade/Dave Zapotosky

Anthony Wayne players and fans celebrate after beating Maumee and winning the NLL on Friday night at Maumee High School.
Anthony Wayne players and fans celebrate after beating Maumee and winning the NLL on Friday night at Maumee High School.

It was a night of champions in Friday night hoops as the Three Rivers Athletic Conference and Northern Lakes League crowned the respective winners.

TRAC: Titans turn to defense to wear down Central Catholic

St. John’s Jesuit put the finishing touches on an outright Three Rivers Athletic Conference basketball title Friday night, as host Central Catholic ran out of steam down the stretch in a 48-34 loss to the Titans before a sold-out crowd of 2,400 at the Sullivan Center. Seniors Marc Loving and Austin Gardner paced the fifth-ranked Titans (19-3, 13-1 TRAC) with 20 and 15 points, respectively, and St. John’s closed the deal by holding ninth-ranked Central to three fourth-quarter points. READ MORE.

NLL: 3-point barrage sparks Generals to NLL crown

Anthony Wayne proved it is more than the Mark Donnal show Friday night, as Generals won to capture an outright Northern Lakes League boys basketball championship. Anthony Wayne players and fans celebrate after beating Maumee to seal an outright Northern Lakes League championship. Hunter Debo and Matt Fox helped lift AW to a 58-52 victory over host Maumee to seal the deal. READ MORE.

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