Metzka scores 24; Struthers remains undefeated

Sports

Trey Metzka scored 15 in the second half

Struthers Wildcats High School Basketball

Credit: filipfoto/iStock/Getty Images Plus

CORTLAND, Ohio (WKBN) – Trey Metzka leads Struthers past Lakeview, 62-53. Metzka scored a game-high 24 points including a pair of 3-point baskets in the fourth quarter. Aidan Slocum added 13 points for the Wildcats.

Struthers only led at the half, 26-23. The Cats outscored the Bulldogs, 36-30, in the second half.

The Wildcats remain unbeaten at 11-0.

Struthers is set to have a busy week as they’ll play Villa Angela on Monday, Girard on Tuesday and Jefferson on Friday.

Lakeview featured three double-digit scorers in Brendon Kilpatrick (17), Ryan Carnahan (15) and Nate Fox (11).

Next up for the Bulldogs (2-2) is back-to-back games against Niles. First, they’re scheduled to play host to the Red Dragons at home on Tuesday before traveling to Niles on Friday.

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending on WKBN.com