Shamrocks, Cardinals Advance to Boys Subdistrict Final

Scotus downed Lakeview in boys basketball subdistrict action last night, but it was much closer than the first meeting between the two rivals. 

Josh Faust scored a game-high 19 points to lead the Shamrocks to a 48-40 win over the Vikings in Albion.  Scotus had rolled to a 66-39 victory over Lakeview ten days earlier. 

Eli Osten led Lakeview with 15 points last night, but the Vikings season ended with a 3-19 record.  The win upped the Shamrocks’ mark to 8-14 and moves them into tomorrow night’s C1-6 subdistrict final against host Boone Central. 

The top-seeded Cardinals took care of Madison 71-37.  Boone Central, which won at Scotus 64-54 on January 21st, is 12-12.  The Dragons’ season ended at 2-18. 

You can hear tomorrow’s game between the Shamrocks and Cardinals on 93.5 The Hawk.  Tipoff is set for 7 p.m.