Climax-Scotts flattened Lawrence 64-28 in Thursday’s boys basketball battle, dominating throughout in front of their home crowd. The Panther pounding began from the jump with a 21-6 score at the end of the first quarter and a 37-13 tally by halftime.
Three players hit double-digit points for C-S, led by 22 via Cole Eshuis, who set the tone with eight in the opening quarter. Aiden Brady had 11 and Jake Lane scored 10. Despite foul troubles, Lawrence’s Bol Bak was still able to get 11 in defeat for the Tigers.
The Panthers end the 2018 portion of their schedule at 5-3 and return to action on Monday, January 7 at home against Burr Oak, which can be heard live via JoeInsider.com.
Lawrence falls to 2-5 and is off until Tuesday, January 8 with a trip to Bridgman.
Climax-Scotts Scoring: Cole Eshuis 22, 3 reb, 3 stl; Aiden Brady 11, 5 reb, 3 stl; Jake Lane 10, 4 reb, 3 stl; Garrett Young 9, 5 reb; Zach Kienast 8, 4 ast; Josiah Kenney 4, 5 reb.
Lawrence Scoring: Bol Bak 11, Lewis Williams 6, Lanndan Copeman 4, Brandon Lopez 3, Trever Norg 2, Dylan Matheny 2