Boys Varsity Basketball · Boys Varsity Basketball falls to Hughes 80 – 70

80 Hughes High School
70 Olentangy Liberty High School
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Hughes High School vs Olentangy Liberty High School
80 70
1 18   25
2 26   14
3 11   16
4 25   15

The Liberty boys basketball team took on 16-3 Cincinnati Hughes in a non league game on Saturday afternoon. Liberty’s hot shooting allowed them to jump out to a 25-18 lead after one quarter. Hughes fought back in the second quarter to take a 44-39 lead at the break. The game was close throughout but a late rush by Hughes lead them to an 80-70 win. Liberty had three scorers in double digits lead by Nick Nakasian with 21 points. Mitchell Kershner was close behind with 19 points followed by Dan McFarland’s 10 points. Liberty finishes out the season at home on Friday night against Olentangy.