The varsity boys basketball team defeated Barberton 63-44 in an OHSAA Division I District Semifinal game at Copley High School on Wednesday night. Christian Howard-Caffey finished with a career-high 20 points and 9 rebounds to lead the Battling Bees to victory. Corey Tripp had a nice stat line with 13 points, 4 rebounds, and 8 assists. Doug Sartain hit some 3-point daggers to end up with 11 points on the night. Kyle Szumski stuffed the stat sheet as well with 6 points, 5 rebounds, 5 assists, and 3 steals.
Medina improves to 19-5 overall on the season. The boys advance to the District Championship on Saturday night at Copley High School. They will face the winner of the Walsh Jesuit/Archbishop Hoban game. Tipoff is scheduled for 7pm.