The Boardman Spartans sixth grade travel basketball team captured the championship of the Poland Boosters tournament on Feb. 2. The championship game victory was 48-34 over Beaver Falls. The win marked the 125th overall for the team, which has been together for three seasons.
The Spartans will be participating in the upcoming OYB State Sixth Grade Basketball Tournament this weekend in Columbus. The team qualified by winning at least two local/regional events, with one being predominantly Division I teams competing.
Photo Special to Town Crier
Pictured in bottom row: Zach Ryan, Andrew Clark, Tommy Fryda, Anthony Amendola, Timmy Bowser. Top row: Justin Marrie, Josh Sandora, Isaac 'Cheese' Land, Dante DiGaetano, Derrick Anderson. Coaches are Tony Amendola and John Ryan, and the team is sponsored by Compco Industries, Boardman BW-3, and Roth Brothers.