Ipswich outlasts Langford Area
December 25, 2019
The Ipswich boys' second Lake Region Conference basketball win last week wasn't quite as easy as the Tigers' initial league win over North Central a couple of nights earlier. For one thing it was a December 19 road trip to Langford Area, instead of the comfortable familiarity of the Tiger Den. But Ipswich indeed staved off Langford in overtime on the Lions' own floor by a 55-51 two-possession margin.
Ipswich had led 12-8 after a quarter and enjoyed a narrow 26-25 halftime lead. The Tigers then had a really productive third quarter for a 42-31 edge with three stanzas in the books.
And the vi...