It was a battle for the ages. On Tuesday night, Madison La Follette and Middleton faced off in an overtime thriller that left fans of both teams on the edge of their seats. After a hard-fought battle, Madison La Follette was able to come out on top with a 75-72 victory, handing Middleton its first loss of the season.
The game was close from the start, with neither team able to pull away. Middleton held a slim lead at the end of the first half, but Madison La Follette was able to battle back in the second half to tie the game and send it into overtime. In the extra period, Madison La Follette was finally able to take control and seal the victory.
The game featured some stellar individual performances. Madison La Follette’s Jaden Jones led the way with 24 points, including the game-winning basket in overtime. Jones was ably supported by teammates Demetrius Davis and Elijah Johnson, who each contributed 14 points. Middleton’s top performer was Javon Freeman, who scored a team-high 20 points.
The game was a thrilling back-and-forth affair that had fans on the edge of their seats. Madison La Follette was able to pull out the victory in the end, handing Middleton its first loss of the season in an exciting overtime thriller.