Game 18: George Washington holds off Musselman
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WCHS/WVAH) —
No. 3 George Washington held off a late charge by No. 7 Musselman to advance to the Class AAA championship game.
The Patriots (22-3) defeated the Applemen (20-7) 49-42 in the final Class AAA semifinal Friday night.
For the second straight game, the Patriots were led by Bunky Brown, who scored 13 points and had 9 rebounds. Brown recorded a 19-point, 10-rebound double-double in the quarterfinals.
Matthew Cook scored 11 points for George Washington.
Musselman's Jake Stephens had a dominating performance with 17 points, 18 rebounds and 7 blocks. Tarelle Hayden also finished with 17.
See the full box score here:
The Patriots will take on No. 4 Martinsburg in the championship game Saturday at 7:15 p.m.