Mathews records third straight upset win; Mustangs bound for district final


The win secures Mathews' first trip to the District Championship game since 2010

Mathews Mustangs High School Basketball

Credit: leolintang/iStock/Getty Images Plus

WELLSVILLE, Ohio (WKBN) – Mathews upset Wellsville 83-81 in the Division IV Boys Basketball District Semifinals Tuesday night.

The win secures Mathews’ first trip to the District Championship game since 2010.

It is the third consecutive upset win for the Mustangs, having previously upset #9 Southern, #3 Heartland Christian and #5 Wellsville.

Vinny Sharp led Mathews with 28 points in the win. Kyle Powell and Dominic Greenwood tallied 14 points apiece.

Vincent Greenwood also reached double figures with 10 points for the Mustangs.

Wellsville was led by Luke Green who tied for game-high scoring honors with 28. Jackson Brewer added 20 points.

Mathews improves to 16-8 on the season. The Mustangs advance to face Bristol in the Division IV District Final on Friday at 7 p.m. at Bristol High School.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Play to win local prizes!

Trending on