Greenfield Central Boys Basketball defeated Westfield 55-51 in overtime to give the Shamrocks their 5th loss of the season. The Cougars overcame a Westfield 21-0 run in first half to earn the victory over the favored Shamrocks.
The Cougars played an outstanding overall game to get the win. GC was lead in scoring with Jake Cochran with 19 points. Dylan Moles and Caleb Mundell each had 12 points. Brady Mundell added 8 points and 7 rebounds. Jake Cochran also had 5 rebounds while Brock Wheeler added 4 rebounds.
The Cougar defense had an outstanding night. Caleb Mundell and Jake Cochran had 3 huge steals each while holding their leading scorers well below their average. The defense held the sharpshooting Westfield to 17% for 3 point attempts. Several other players including Tyler Antic, Will VanDuyn, Adam Lester, and Chris O’Connor stepped up for the Cougars in the OT win.
GC Cougars travel to HHC foe Delta on Thursday.