The “Coltin Quagliano Show” continued in
the 1st game of the Consolation semifinal game as the
Wethersfield Geese (8-4) pulled out the 43-38 victory against
the Lewistown Indians (7-7).
A valiant comeback in the 2nd half for the
Indians came up just short.
The 2nd quarter was the difference in the game
as Wethersfield’s defense only allowed 3 points in that quarter.
Wethersfield will be looking for some hardware in their 1st
year at the Macomb-Western Holiday Tournament.
The low scoring affair had Lewistown ahead
after the 1st quarter with a slim lead of 7-6.
Though it was short lived as Wethersfield never looked
back in the 2nd quarter & led the rest of the game.
Wethersfield’s Coltin Quagliano led all scorers with 23
points on 8-19 shooting (2-6 3PT).
Lewistown’s leading scorer was John Ross Hess with 12
Cleer of Lewistown had a game high 10 rebounds.
Wethersfield limited the mistakes in the
game committing only 10 turnovers & Wethersfield’s defense
stepped up in this close game by forcing 16 Lewistown turnovers.
The free throw shooting was also a difference in the
went to the charity stripe for 20 attempts compared to 4 total
chances for Lewistown.
Wethersfield advances to the Consolation Championship game
tonight (5:00pm) against the Brown County Hornets.