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Mechanicsburg’s Mack Cushman (5) flies past Southeastern defender Trevor King during Friday night’s game at Mechanicsburg.

Mechanicsburg’s Mack Cushman (5) flies past Southeastern defender Trevor King during Friday night’s game at Mechanicsburg.


Brenda Burns|Urbana Daily Citizen

MECHANICSBURG – Southeastern defeated Mechanicsburg, 49-30, in OHC boys basketball Friday night.

Mechanicsburg led, 11-10, at the end of the first quarter but Southeastern rallied to take a 23-17 lead at the half.

The visitors owned a 33-27 lead after three periods, but out-scored the Indians, 16-3, in the fourth quarter.

Bobby Welch paced Mechanicsburg with 10 points and 7 rebounds and Mack Cushman added nine points.

The Indians shot only 28 percent from the field.

Southeastern’s Jake Bertemes led all scorers with 26 points.

The Trojans improve to 7-1 overall and 3-0 in the OHC while the Indians drop to 1-3, 1-2.

Mechanicsburg plays at Triad on Tuesday.

WL-S tops Greeneview

JAMESTOWN – Kannon Stillings had a team-high 14 points as WL-S beat Greeneview, 46-22, in OHC boys basketball on Friday.

The Tigers led, 12-3, at the end of the first quarter and 24-10 at the intermission.

WL-S owned a 36-16 lead heading into the fourth quarter.

The Tigers are now 4-1 overall and 3-0 in the OHC.

Greeneview is 1-5, 1-2.

WL-S hosts Miami East tonight in non-league action.

Mechanicsburg’s Mack Cushman (5) flies past Southeastern defender Trevor King during Friday night’s game at Mechanicsburg.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2015/12/web1_mackcushman.jpgMechanicsburg’s Mack Cushman (5) flies past Southeastern defender Trevor King during Friday night’s game at Mechanicsburg. Brenda Burns|Urbana Daily Citizen

Citizen staff report