The varsity boys basketball team defeated Solon 79-73 on Friday night. Corey Tripp led the Bees with 29 points, 6 rebounds, and 5 assists. Bryce Beech finished with 14 points that included some huge 3-pointers at timely moments, while Christian Howard finished with another double-double (14 points, 12 rebounds). Brandon Geschke stuffed his stat sheet with 8 points, 8 rebounds, and 7 assists and some important free throws down the stretch. Jajuan Jackson helped a 17-2 run in the 3rd quarter when he scored all 8 of his points that helped Medina build a much needed cushion.
Corey Tripp achieved a scoring milestone on Friday night. He became the 9th player in program history to reach 1,000 points. He made a free throw with 10 seconds left in the game which turned out to be his 29th point on the evening and his 1,000th in his career.
Medina improves to 10-2 overall on the season and 4-1 in the GCC. The boys will host ISA, a team comprised of players from around the state and country, on Saturday afternoon.