They did it! The Lebanon Tigers are sectional champs! LHS used stifling defense to hold the Greencastle Tiger Cubs to just 28 total team points, and hold high-scoring guard Colin York to just 9, to get the 43-28. The Tigers celebrated at mid-court, hoisted the trophy, and cut down the nets in front of cheering fans.
Lebanon was led on offense by senior Jaylen Washington’s 19 points. Number 25 also grabbed 8 rebounds. Carson Burtron added 12. Defensively, it was another senior who stole the show. Kobe Burtron played Colin York like a glove, blanketing the quick, shoot from anywhere Greencastle guard from. York couldn’t get a clean look, and it set The Tiger tone.
Lebanon moves on to Regionals, coincidentally played at Greencastle High School.The Tigers will play the Saturday, March 10th 12 o’clock game versus Edgewood. LHS has won five straight, and now has an overall record of 11-15.