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Liberty boys fall to Waterloo West

Wahawks short-out the Lightning 79-69

NORTH LIBERTY– Liberty High’s first varsity boys basketball team dropped to 1-1 Friday, Dec. 1, after falling 79-69 to the Waterloo West Wahawks in its first home game.
The Bolts trailed throughout the contest, lagging behind 19-8 at the end of the first period, and down 37-27 at halftime. Liberty narrowed the gap in the third period and was only down six points at 53-47 going into the final quarter.
Andre Brandon, a sophomore, led all scorers with 28 points while freshmen Bo Gryp and Grayson Tyler contributed 13 and nine points respectively. Moses Bolar (senior), Ethan O’Donnell (freshman) and Sam Funke (sophomore) produced four points each. Isaac Bender (sophomore) scored three points while junior Ronnie Williams and sophomore Cory Baldwin had two points apiece.