Tigers stop Trojans in Region opener
March 10, 2021
Ipswich had begun its 2021 Region 2B boys' high school basketball campaign with a narrow 54-48 win over the Faulkton Area Trojans last Tuesday in the Tiger Den. (Ipswich entered the tourney as the overall third seed and Faulkton was the number six seed.)
The visitors certainly made things quite interesting in the final quarter. They did that with a huge trey that evened the score at 48 apiece. But that would prove to be their final scoring damage in the closing minute or so. That's because Eric Severson scored from the paint, followed by four accurate Ty Kadlec free throws without a miss....