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Josh Edwards hangs in the air for a bucket for two of his nine points as the Tigers dropped a 57-51 decision at Seiling. (Photo by Austin Smith)

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Payton Wanzer tries to power up a shot against Seiling’s Raylee Tautfest on this play during Saturday’s basketball action.

(Photo by Kevin Farr)

Canton finishes off rough week vs. ranked foes

Last week was as rough as it was busy for the Canton High School basketball teams who each played three road games following the conclusion of their tournament.

After wrapping up the final round of the Gayle Hajny Invitational on Monday, Canton traveled to Hydro-Eakly, Covington-Douglas and Seiling over the week. To make matters worse, each team would face two opponents ranked in the Top 20 in the class, and it showed as the girls won one of three, and the boys went winless.

Tuesday night paired Canton with Hydro-Eakly, and the girls led off against the No. 5 Lady Bobcats. The Lady Tigers struggled right out of the gate, scoring only three points in the first quarter thanks to a shot beyond the arc from Haylee Nusz.


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