SCHROON LAKE - The Johnsburg boys played a consistent scoring game against Schroon Lake on Wednesday, Feb. 11, but it was not enough to secure a win against the Wildcats.
At the final buzzer, Schroon Lake proved victorious with 52-42 over the Jaguars in non-conference varsity basketball action.
Johnsburg trailed the Wildcats by 7 points at the half and by the end of the third brought the game to a tight 29-30 spread. The Wildcats were not content to roll over and rebounded in the final quarter with an astounding 22 points on the board.
Schroon Lake's Ethan Tyrrell led the game in total points scored with an impressive 16, including one connection from the 3 point line. Teammate Brennan Bush was right behind him with an additional 15 for the home team.
The Jaguar's Adrian Veldman, Dalton Ordway, and Nick McCarroll led their team in points scored, with 13, 10, and 10 respectively. Ordway also scored Johnsburg's only 3 point goal.
The Jaguar's currently hold a 9-2-0 MVAC Div. 3 Conference record and 13-4-0 overall.