HANOVERTON, Ohio (WKBN) – Mineral Ridge pulled away from the homestanding United Golden Eagles in the fourth quarter to post 12th win of the season – 72-64. The Rams outscored the Eagles 25-18 in the final frame. Ridge was led by Zane Rummell and Mac White, who scored 28 and 17 points respectively. Riko Rodriguez added 8. The Rams have now won 4 of their last 5.
United finishes the regular season with a 9-13 mark. Kaden Smith paced the Eagles with 19 points as Dakota Hill registered 17. Jake Clark, who is 3 points shy of 1000, closed out the game with 14. Caleb Berdine tallied 12. Despite the loss, United has won 4 of their last 6.
Mineral Ridge (12-9) finishes their regular season slate with a meeting with Champion on Friday at home.
The Golden Eagles will play host to Manchester next Tuesday in the Sectional Semifinal of the Salem District.