Hot Start by Penrod Leads Wauseon Over Swanton
Connar Penrod (pictured) sank three shots from behind the arc and scored all 11 of Wauseon’s first quarter points as the Indians defeated the Swanton Bulldogs 52-39. Penrod’s early outburst gave the Indians a two-point lead after one and they outscored the Bulldogs in each of the remaining three quarters to capture a key league victory on their home floor. The senior, a baseball commit to Bowling Green State University, finished with 17 points, tying Jonas Tester for team high scoring honors. Kolton DeGroff added nine points. Swanton’s Andrew Thornton lead all scorers with 18 points while Bulldog teammate Josh Vance had 12.
With the win, Wauseon remains undefeated in the NWOAL at 3-0 and moves to 12-2 overall. The loss drops Swanton to 2-1 in the league and 7-6 overall on the season.