Brewer boys basketball falls to Skowhegan in 1st lack of the season

Within the preseason coach’s ballot, Skowhegan boys basketball was picked to complete first in Class A North with seven first-place votes. Brewer, who was the A North runner-up a yr in the past, was picked to complete second to the Riverhawks.

Flash-forward to Friday night time and the Witches introduced an undefeated document to their house gymnasium as they hosted an up-and-down Skowhegan staff.

The Riverhawks amassed an early lead and held onto it for the whole lot of the second half. Within the remaining seconds, Brady Saunders went to the road for Brewer trailing 49-46 to shoot three free throws. The star senior made the primary two pictures however missed the third and Skowhegan escaped Brewer with a 49-48 victory.