Boys’ V Basketball Flies Past Scotland Campus

Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Chris Watson ’20

Kaylen Oweh ’20 scored 23 points while Tom Scheers ’21 and Chris Watson ’22 added 11 points apiece in Mercersburg’s 70-48 win over local foe Scotland Campus High School January 22 in a non-conference game played in the Plantz Courts of Nolde Gymnasium.

The victory marked the Blue Storm’s sixth win in its last seven contests. Mercersburg improves to 12-5 overall.

It was an up and down game, with Mercersburg making a strong run in the second quarter (the Storm led 35-22 at halftime) before and Scotland responded with a third-quarter flurry to pull within 42-38. Mercersburg came through in the final period, outscoring the visiting Knights (of Scotland, PA, near Chambersburg) 28-10 to close out the victory.

Mercersburg takes on the Hill School in a Mid-Atlantic Prep League showdown Saturday, January 25, at 4:30 p.m. in the Plantz Courts. Watch the live broadcast at this link.