PHOTOS BY AMBER DOTY
Dalton varsity boys basketball team won against Colonel Crawford 51-46 in the regional semifinals at Canton Memorial Fieldhouse March 7.
DGKN staff report
CANTON Dalton varsity boys basketball team will play Richmond Heights at 7 p.m. March 10 at Canton Memorial Fieldhouse in the regional final tournament.
The Dawgs advanced to the Elite 8 March 7 after defeating Colonel Crawford 51-46 in the Div. IV regional semifinal.
Dalton was up 15-5 in the first quarter and the gap narrowed toward halftime with the Dawgs leading 23-21.
At the end of the third quarter the game was a nailbiter with Dalton leading by only one point: 37-36.
Finally the Dawgs pulled through and came out victorious with a final score 51-46. Braylon Wenger had 14 points and Brady Hignight scored 13.
Read more in the March 15, 2023 edition.