Manchester Boys Fall To Tri-Central

The Manchester boys basketball team fell at home against Tri-Central Saturday 69-62.

The Squires held a 11-6  lead after one quarter before the Tri-Central offense kicked in to gear in the second quarter, out scoring Manchester 17-11 to lead the Squires 23-22 at the half.

Tri-Central, behind Brock Tew found the bucket on a regular basis in the third quarter, out scoring Manchester 21-13 to lead 44-35. The fourth quarter was up and down the floor with Manchester trying to make up the deficit, scoring 27 points in the quarter, but giving up 25 points.

Leading Manchester was Austin Flack with 17 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assist and 4 steals. Scott Baker had 16 points, 8 rebounds, 2 steals and 1 block. Aric Howard had 13 points, 5 rebounds and 1 steal. Caleb Thomas had 8 points, 2 rebounds and 2 blocks. Logan Brunn had 5 points, 8 rebounds and 1 steal. Derek Self had 5 points.