WAKEFIELD — Chariho Excessive went right down to the wire earlier than defeating Prout, 46-44, in a Division II boys basketball sport Friday night time.
Coach Corey Downey stated the Chargers trailed for a lot of the sport and erased an eight-point deficit within the second half.
Nathaniel Felicetti put Chariho forward to remain, 45-44, with 25 seconds left, scoring after rebounding his personal miss for his solely two factors of the sport.
After a defensive cease, Levi King made 1 of two free throws with 2.5 seconds on the clock. Downey stated a Prout shot from half-court for the win got here shut however missed as time expired.
“Prout did an awesome job bottling up Levi and did job stopping Nathaniel from attending to the basket,” Downey stated. “And we did not shoot the ball actual effectively. I am proud that we stayed resilient and pulled out the win.”
King completed with 17 factors and 10 rebounds, Felicetti had 11 rebounds, 4 assists and three steals for Chariho (5-5, 2-Three Division II). John Pellegrino added 9 factors, seven rebounds and 4 assists.
Nate Dauray scored 13 factors and “performed his finest sport of the season,” Downey stated.
Luke Slom led Prout (2-6, 1-Four) with 17 factors.
The Chargers subsequent host East Greenwich on Tuesday at 7 p.m.
— Ken Sorensen