|JH boys win East League tourney|
|Written by Holyoke Enterprise|
Holyoke junior high boys basketball A team won the LPAA East Tournament held at St. Anthony’s Saturday, Dec. 11 to advance to the LPAA Championship.
The boys beat Sedgwick County 36-17 and then took down Haxtun in a close 49-43 game to earn first place.
In the blowout over Sedgwick County, TJ Gertner led scoring with 13 followed by Tito Fierro and Dylan Kotch six, Luke Stewart four, Jesus Loya three and Jesus Martinez and Javy Rojos two.
Fierro lit up the scoreboard with 20 points in the Dragons’ victory over Haxtun. Gertner had nine, Kotch eight, Rojo six, Loya four and Martinez two.
The Dragons took on Akron in Holyoke Tuesday, Dec. 14 for the East/West Championship. Results will appear in next week’s issue of the Enterprise.