Marshall Lipsey controlled the game and sparked the Panthers, early, with a huge 9 point first quarter. Lipsey had several steals for layups the other way and finished with his season high 16 points.
Nearly every Panther added stats to the scorebook in their tear against Van. Overall, the teams strength lies in their team defense. They are aggressive, in your shorts type defense which causes turnovers for points. Grayson Crews had a double digit game with 10 points and 10 rebounds. Brennan Ferguson made several big plays and a few assists as he added 5 points to the team total. Luke Hurst and Easton Ballard knocked down a 3 pointer each.
The boys will play their final game of the tournament today at 3:15 against Crandall.