The Mount Vernon Boys Basketball team has had an excellent season to this point and recently a pair of players stood out during broadcasts on the New 100.9FM and 13WMVO.
On January the 19th the Jackets took down Wooster at home 59-56 and Jeffrey Rucker was the Player of the Game with his team high 14 points and clutch free throw shooting down the stretch.
In a game on January 30th, the Jackets beat Lexington at home in a big conference game 67-57, Collin Barteau and Kaden Daniels went a combined 21-22 at the free throw line in the win. Barteau led all scorers in the game with 21 points to be named the Dirko’s Pizza Player of the Game.
Each Player receives a free stromboli from Dirko’s Pizza in Mount Vernon.