Jacob May’s late triple propels Ravenna over Shelby in boys basketball action

LocalSportsJournal.com

Jacob May’s game-winning three-point basket with two seconds left in regulation propelled the Ravenna boys basketball team to a 51-49 win over Shelby in West Michigan Conference play on Thursday.

The Bulldogs trailed 12-4 after the first quarter, then went on a 17-7 second quarter run to take a slim 21-19 advantage at halftime. Ravenna then increased its lead to 40-34 heading into the final stanza.

The Tigers attempted a comeback with a 15-11 fourth quarter run but fell just short.

Ravenna (6-5, 4-4) was paced by Josh Cox with 22 points, five rebounds and six assists, while May added seven points and Ryan Osmer chipped in with seven points, four rebounds and four steals.

The Tigers were led by Tyler Schouten and Tristan Landis with 11 points each while Latrell Sobers contributed with 10.

 

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