Van pulled out nail-biter over Meadow Bridge on warm afternoon in December.
The first quarter saw Van go up 15-10. Second quarter was all MB. Van only scored 5 and Mb was hot.
Meadow Bridge led 29-20 at the half; however, a reversal of fortune pulled Van away 39-38 at end of the third quarter.
The fourth quarter saw fans get their moneys worth. Meadow Bridge was down 44-40 and Van’s #3, Logan Crouse nails a 3.
It was 47-40 when Meadow Bridge began a comeback with a three-pointer making it 47-43 with 28 seconds left to play.
Van’s #12 Taylor Jarrell got fouled and drained 2 free throws to go up 49-43wih 26 sec to play, yet Meadow Bridge wasn’t done.
On an inbounds play Cole Price, the tough rebounder and defensive beast , fouled out.
Mb pushed the score back to 49-48. But with 10 ticks left, they fouled #12 Taylor Jarrel who was perfect all night at the FT line.
He made both to make score 51-48.
As another inbounds pass came in, Jarrel went to line again and sunk both.
The final score was Van 53 to Meadow Bridge 48.