Weir paces Salem with 15 points; Quakers win opener

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Drew Weir connected on 4 three-point baskets for Salem

Salem Quakers High School Basketball

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SALEM, Ohio (WKBN) – Salem jumped out to a 13-point lead (23-10) after the first quarter to roll to a 51-38 victory over Heartland Christian.

Drew Weir led the way for a team-high 15 points, which included four three-pointers in the opening half. Jon Null scored 9 points. Dillon Monroy and Brock Young added 7 points apiece.

Steven Baker scored 15-points for Heartland. Jonathan Bertovich tallied 9 points for the Lions.

The Quakers (1-0) are scheduled to meet Springfield on Tuesday.

Heartland Christian (0-1) are set to square off against Leetonia on Tuesday.

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