Boys Varsity Basketball · Norwayne Boys Basketball Advances to Districts

The Norwayne boys basketball team defeated Chippewa on Friday night 54-39 to win the Sectional Championship.  Jacob and Justin Rupp each scored 11 points to lead the way for the Bobcats.  Justin added 5 rebounds while Jacob posted 6 blocked shots.  Jake Hanzie added 9 points and 4 rebounds for Norwayne.  Joey Raudebaugh added 9 points of his own to go along with 6 rebounds.  Noah Saal picked up some huge late game steals and converted at the offensive end to finish with 8 points.  Isaiah Portis chipped in 6 points for the winners.  The Cats are now 18-5 on the season.  Norwayne will now move on the the District Semi-Finals on Monday night at Wooster against Smithville.  Pre-sale tickets are available in the high school office.