FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – 2A no. 2 Blackhawk Christian hung on to beat Bishop Dwenger while 3A no. 4 Norwell withstood a challenge from Bishop Luers to headline area prep hoops action on Tuesday night.
Norwell earned a hard-fought 69-62 win behind 22 points from Will Geiger. Norwell improves to 14-1 overall with the victory. Luers was led by Jalen Causey with 24 points.
At Dwenger, the Braves held a 23-20 lead at halftime and trailed by just two points at times in the fourth quarter before hanging on for a 56-52 win. Caleb Furst tallied 18 points to lead BCHS while Zane Burke added 13 and Callan Wood 10. Dwenger was paced by Brenden Lytle with 15 point. and C.J. Pieper with 13.