The Tigers picked up a 29-20 win over the Cavs in the opening round of the sixth grade YMBA playoffs on Monday.
Alex Phillips led the Tigers with 13 points and at least 10 rebounds, and Brendon Ross added eight points. Christian Marchesi, Jackson McNear, Tanmay Mehta and Jeb Rooney all added a bucket. Nick Karlik played stout defense throughout the game and served as a catalyst in keeping the Tigers running on all cylinders.
Charlie Zuro was a standout for the Cavs, leading their scoring tallies with six points and securing numerous rebounds. Chris Bilby and Bailey O’Mara added four points each, and Timmy Egan, Liam Fitzsimmons and Jack Maloney all added a bucket.