Second half surge sends Harding past Poland

Harding improves to 16-1 overall on the season.

Warren Harding topped Poland 73-58 Friday night in the High School Basketball Game of the Week.

WARREN, Ohio (WKBN) – A strong fourth quarter powered Warren Harding past Poland 73-58 Friday night in the High School Basketball Game of the Week on MyYTV.

Gabe Simpson led the Raiders with a game-high 23 points.  He added 5 assists and four rebounds in the win.

Derek Culver finished with a double-double with 18 points and 14 rebounds.  Shakem Johnson tallied 16 points and 7 boards.

Poland was led by Freshman Braeden O’Shaughnessy who racked up 19 points.  Matt Baker added 18 points and 8 rebounds.  Mike Gajdos chipped in with 10 points in the setback.

Warren Harding has now ten straight games, and improves to 16-1 overall on the season.  The Raiders Saturday against Lakeside.

Poland drops to 14-4 on the campaign.  The Bulldogs will host Lakeview next Tuesday.

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