CANTON, Ohio (WKBN) – The Warren JFK boys basketball team falls to Lutheran East, 67-64 in the Division IV Regional Championship game.
JFK had 14 first half turnovers, and trailed by as many as 15 points in the game. The Eagles drew within 1 point several times late in the contest, and missed a three pointer at the buzzer that would have forced overtime.
Senior Justin Bofenkamp led the Eagles in scoring with 23 points.
Warren JFK finishes the season at 20-8 overall, and a Division IV Regional Runner-Up.
Lutheran East advances to play Delphos St Johns in the Division IV State Semifinals next Thursday at 5:15 pm at the Jerome Schottenstein Center in Columbus.
Today’s game was delayed 20 minutes due to the weather and travel conditions for Warren JFK heading to the Canton Fieldhouse.