EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio (WKBN) – Lisbon used their 22-13 fourth quarter to pull away from Marlington to advance to the Potter Holiday Classic championship matchup following their 83-73 win.
Austin Rutecki helped the Blue Devils with 27 points (10 rebounds) while Josh Liberati connected on 4 three-point shots for 21 points ( 8 assists). Avery Andric had 17 points (3 blocked shots) and Josh Craig tallied 10 (12 rebounds). Lisbon made 62.5% of their three-pointers (10-16).
Marlington was led by Drew Adams, who finished with 23. Brock Begue added 12 as Trent Weingand had 11.
Tomorrow, Lisbon (8-0) will meet East Liverpool in the championship matchup. Marlington will face Shaw.