Brown helps Chaney hold off Girard; Cowboys advance to District Semifinals


The Chaney boys basketball is heading to the District Semifinals. 

After a fast start, the Cowboys built a big halftime lead and went on to beat Girard, 77-69 Friday at Youngstown Chaney High School. 

William Brown led the charge with 21 points and 12 rebounds, while Marquel Gillespie added 19 points and 6 boards. 

Girard was paced by senior Austin Claussell with a game-high 28 points. 

With the win, Chaney advances to play Lakeview next Thursday in a District Semifinal. Tipoff set for 7 PM at Boardman High School. 

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