On Tuesday, January 25, 2017, the CHHS Freshman Black Panthers took on the Dunbar Wildcats in a rematch from their December showdown. In their first meeting, the Panthers came up short in a triple OT loss (87 – 92) with only two players left on the court at the end.
On Tuesday, an 81% free throw shooting percentage helped to push the CHHS Freshman Black over the top for the win, 62 – 51. Baylor Hebb, shot for a 94% effort from free throw land and led the team in scoring with 27 points. Gavin Byers picked up 14 points on the night. Brayden Gerlich (10 points) and Hudson Brewer (2 points) were 100% from the free throw line. On the defensive front, Brayden Gerlich had 1 block and 7 rebounds and Josh Heerman had 4 blocks and 4 rebounds.
Great game, Panthers!