Boys Varsity Basketball · Boys Varsity Basketball Clinches Fourth Straight Section Title

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The Highlands boys basketball team won the section outright on Monday with a come-from-behind 73-69 overtime win at Hampton.

It is the fourth straight section title for the Golden Rams.

Highlands trailed for the majority of the game, including by eight with a couple minutesleft in the fourth quarter before making their final push to tie the game.

They never trailed in the overtime period.

Sophomore Jimmy Kunst led the team with 27 points. Senior DJ Loveland had a season-high, 15 points.

Highlands will play its final home game of the season on Wednesday when they host Allderdice in a non-section game at 7-30 p.m.