Amherst gift wraps first SWC win for Coach’s birthday

Comets ‘D’ stifles Avon Lake in 4th, 47-43 final

Amherst (2-8, 1-5) picked up its first Southwestern Conference victory 47-43 at home against Avon Lake (6-4, 2-3) on Tuesday night. The Comets out-scored the Shoremen 13-4 in the fourth quarter – powered by a smothering defense and three three-pointers (all by different players).

Ty Weatherspoon (Amherst) and Cole Schraff (Avon Lake) led all scorers with 12 points apiece.

The victory comes on head coach Pat Bray’s 48th birthday – congratulations!

Make sure you check back on Wednesday afternoon for more photos!