Boys basketball: Union 52, Battle Ground 36

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Updated: January 22, 2013, 11:43 PM

 

The Titans held the Tigers to a 3-for-27 performance from 3-point range in the Class 4A GSHL victory.

"We shot so many bricks we built a new gym and we invite everybody to come see it," Battle Ground coach Greg Kalian said. "Union came out with a lot more energy and played like the team they are."

Tyler Copp led Union with 14 points, while Micah Paulson added 10.

Jamie Ford topped Battle Ground with 10 points.

Union led 16-13 through one quarter but outscored the Tigers 25-9 over the middle two periods.

UNION 52, BATTLE GROUND 36

UNION -- Tyler Copp 14, Trent Cowan 1, Seaver Whalen 7, Kyle Mercer 6, Micah Paulson 10, Skillful Davis 6, Micah Merfeld 3, Derek Derryberry 3, Riley Hawken 2.

BATTLE GROUND -- Jamie Ford 10, Damien Ford 3, Daniel Duong 4, Trevor Ingram 0, Jake Sachen 0, Kevin Haynes 3, Miles Luke 8, Taylor Smith 1, Colby Cahoon 3, Josh Lemar 0, Devin Johnson 4.

Union 16 15 10 11--52

B. Ground 13 5 4 14--36

JV -- Battle Ground won. C-team -- Union won.