Class B roundup: Lions hold off Mustangs in Linton
The Linton-HMB Lions did just enough to keep South Border at bay, as they defeated the Mustangs in Class B boys basketball 51-49 in Linton on Tuesday.
The Lions’ Ryan Schneider (16 points) and Jon Purintun (15) combined for 31 points to help the home team win the tight contest. Linton-HMB trailed 26-25 at the half, but were able to stave off defeat after the break to improve to 13-3 overall.
Hunter Pinke posted a game-high 19 points in defeat for South Border (11-6).
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