Basketball falls to Etown, 62-65 at the buzzer
Coming into Monday's game against Elizabethtown, the Pioneers were coming off of a tough loss to Cedar Crest. This would be the first game of districts with Elizabethtown (17-7) hosting L-S (16-8).
At the start of the game, the Pioneers came out strong with a wide variety of shots made by Darren Landis, including several three-pointers. Elizabethtown stayed in the game with a wide variety of close shots in the paint.
At the end of the first quarter, the Pioneers were leading 15-13. With a very similar second quarter that included a lot of back and forth action between the two teams.
At the end of the second quarter the score with the Pioneers leading 28-25.
Coming out of the half Elizabethtown was looking to take the lead. With many different lead changes, the Pioneers were still ahead going into the fourth quarter 44-41.
The Pioneers started slowing down in the forth with a number of strong possessions by Elizabethtown, who took the lead late in the quarter.