Poland squeaks by Canfield in AAC showdown

Poland boys basketball

Tied at 46 with 6 seconds left, Poland sophomore Jared Burkert came up with the play of the game.

He stole the Canfield inbounds, picked up a foul, and drilled both free throws to help the Bulldogs hold off Canfield, 50-49.

The win for Poland avenges an earlier loss to the Cardinals, and puts the Bulldogs in the All-American Conference American Division driver’s seat.

Poland junior Dan Black led the team in scoring with 18 points.

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