Mendon Rallies to Beat Sutherland


Published 02/23 2014 12:42AM

Updated 02/23 2014 12:49AM

The two Pittsford rivals of (4)Mendon and (5)Sutherland played a quintessential game of two halves, with the Vikings coming out on top 60-51 in the Class A1 quarterfinals on Saturday.

Mendon outscored Sutherland 48-21 in the second half, while Sutherland outscored Mendon 30-12 in the first half.

Justin Ruback led the Vikings with 16 points including the Vikings first go-ahead points. Sutherland's Kevin Davis scored on a driving layup to put the Knights back in front.

Nick Keneally then gave the lead back to Mendon for good with a layup of his own with 3:30 left in the game. Keneally finished the game with 12 points.

Mendon hit 14 of 15 free throws including 8 in a row in the final minute of the game to seal it.

Mendon will take on (1)East on Wednesday, February 26th at 5:45 from Blue Cross Arena in the Class A1 semifinals.

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