Down by 2 entering the final quarter, Columbiana outscored Waterloo 9-4 over the game’s last eight minutes to secure a 40-37 sectional semifinal victory in front of their home fans.
The Clippers improve to 9-13 as they were led by Devin Rice and Dalton Miller, who both scored 9 points. Nathan Garofalo tallied 8 and Anthony Zocolo and Dylan Ferraro both finished with 6.
Waterloo’s season came to a close at 7-16. Bob Watson led the Vikings with 11. Collin Michalec and Sean Umstot had 8 apiece.
Columbiana will now face Springfield on Friday night.