BOYS BASKETBALL

Green 61, Boardman 47

Trailing by one point at halftime, the Bulldogs used their pressure defense to outscore the Spartans 34-19 in the second half and advance to the Canton Division I district title game.

The win was the seventh in a row for Green (20-4) and snapped Boardman's 16-game winning streak. The Bulldogs advanced to face defending district champion Jackson at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Kaleb Martin had his way inside and got to the foul line consistently, knocking down 15-of-16 from the stripe en route to a game-high 25 points for Green.

Garrison Keeslar was hot early on and finished with 13 points and six rebounds for the Bulldogs.

The Spartans (20-4) were led by Derrick Anderson's 16 points.