The Truckers (9-6) outscored the Warriors (11-5) by 14 points in the fourth quarter of a 65-45 win. The Norwalk and Monroeville girls also picked up non-league wins on Tuesday.
The Chargers won a total of 10 matches on Friday and Saturday, with none closer than a 54-18 win over Brookville in the championships of the Division III duals at St. Mary Central Catholic.
Willard also cruised to an SBC win on Saturday, while South Central and Edison fell in league action.
The Trojans went on a 25-11 scoring stretch in the second half of a 62-45 win over the Truckers behind big performances from Simon Blair and David Lamoreaux Saturday in Norwalk.
Roth is a volunteer baseball assistant coach for the Norwalk High School program. He serves as the hitting coach and works with the corner infielders for the Truckers, who are coming off a 19-win season as SBC Lake and sectional champions.
The Truckers fell 59-56 to the Little Giants, while New London and Plymouth girls, and the Monroeville boys each dropped non-league games in area action Tuesday night.
In SBC Lake and Bay action, the Norwalk and Edison girls lost, while Willard won at Port Clinton on Saturday.
Leading 48-43 with 2:20 left in regulation, the Truckers (8-5) were outscored 11-2 down the stretch of the fourth quarter and OT in a 54-50 loss to Huron (10-2) Saturday night.
The Truckers (8-4, 6-1) limited the Pirates to just eight points in the second half of Friday’s 48-22 win at Perkins High School.
The Roughriders (10-2, 6-2) scored 21-plus points in each of the four quarters in a 90-44 win at Mapleton Thursday night; Norwalk girls fall at home to Ontario.
Former three-sport standout and All-Ohio first team baseball player Gary Wilde is one of four selections to the Norwalk High School Hall of Fame on Saturday.
Despite some ugly losses, everything is still in front of the Norwalk basketball team entering the second half of the season.
Norwalk graduate Robin Welch was not only a former standout athlete, but has touched thousands of lives through coaching and education on her way to becoming a distinguished citizen member of the NHS Hall of Fame on Saturday.
The Truckers shot 52 percent from the floor and held the Fliers to 40 points in Tuesday’s 52-40 win over Clyde at Norwalk High School.
Here is a look at the second of four inductees in the Norwalk High School Hall of Fame, which will take place Saturday in the Art Gallery at NHS.