Ohio High School Basketball - Smithville holds off NorthwesternJanuary 31, 2019: Smithville, OH 44677
Fans at Thursday's league challenge between the Smithville Smithies (Smithville, OH) and the visiting Northwestern Huskies (West Salem, OH), saw Smithville's basketball squad hold off Northwestern by a tally of 55-51.
With the victory, Smithville improves its record to 8-8 on the campaign. The Smithies host Lake Ridge Academy (North Ridgeville, OH) to confront the Lions in a non-league challenge on Saturday, February 2. The Lions come into the challenge with a record of 4-6.
Next up, the Huskies confront the Orrville Red Riders (Orrville, OH) in a non-league challenge, on Saturday, February 16. Northwestern will attempt to improve on its 6-10 season record.