Athens 5 Bows to Trojans

Larry Hisle Plays for PHS

Article taken from The Zanesville Times Recorder, March 4, 1964

Athens-- Larry Hisle netted four points in the final minute of play and stole the ball twice to lead his Portsmouth Trojans to a 68-64 decision over previously unbeaten Athens here Tuesday night in the opening game of district tournament play. Chillicothe dumped Chesapeake 59-58 in the second game and will go against Portsmouth at 8 p.m. Thursday for the tourney crown and a berth in the Columbus Regional next week.