Pirates hold on to beat Indians 47-42 in regional final
SANDWICH — As hard as they tried, the Ottawa Pirates couldn’t shake the Sandwich Indians Friday night in the championship game of the Class 3A Sandwich Regional.
As hard as they tried, the Indians couldn't catch the Pirates.
Ottawa never trailed, led from late in the first quarter on and withstood late rally after late rally from the regional hosts to defeat the Indians 47-42 and bring home the program's first regional title since 2007.
The Pirates (25-4) advance on to the Rich South Sectional in Richton Park, where Tuesday they will face Rich Central, a 70-69 winner over Providence.