Fairview 73, Lutheran West 69
By Staff Reports
Monday, January 22, 2018

ROCKY RIVER --  In an electrifying down to the wire match-up at home, the Lutheran West Longhorns were defeated by rival Fairview Warriors 73-69. The game did not disappoint with both teams being aggressive and battling relentlessly.

In the first half the score was tight with Fairview always having the slight edge due to their ability to run the fast break and penetrate the paint. West guard Jalen Barnes scored a last second three in the first half to bring Fairview’s lead down to three. Both Barnes (28 points, 9 assists) and forward Ourtney Bryant (25 points, 9 assists) had exceptional performances attributing to over half of West's points. But Fairview guard Luke Howes proved to be a problem all night, contributing 29 points and 11 assists.

The Longhorns continued to eat into the Fairview's lead and the game went down to the wire. In the final seconds of play, Luke Howes sealed the game with two crucial free-throws to give Fairview a four point lead. In a tough loss, the Lutheran West Longhorns dropped their record to 5-6 (3-6 in conference.) 
 
Schedule
Date
Opponent
Results
Tue 12/5/17
W, 75-67
Fri 12/8/17
L, 60-42
Tue 12/12/17
W, 65-55
Fri 12/15/17
W, 76-23
Tue 12/19/17
L, 71-39
Fri 12/22/17
L, 47-32
Fri 1/5
W, 61-60
Tue 1/9
L, 64-58
Tue 1/16
W, 77-60
Fri 1/19
L, 92-65
Mon 1/22
L, 73-69
Tue 1/23
W, 63-46
Fri 1/26
W, 80-46
Tue 1/30
L, 62-52
2017-18 Coach Nick Toth
2017-18 through current
Biography
2017-18 Varsity Men's Basketball
Team Picture and Roster
 

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3850 Linden Road
Rocky River, Ohio 44116-4099

Phone: 440.333.1660
Fax: 440.333.1729
Email: info@lutheranwest.com

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