Cass Tech 67, Grosse Pointe North 55




Written By Paul Garwood

 In a thrilling district semifinal matchup, Leo Perettie showcased his skills for Grosse Pointe North as they faced off against the formidable Cass Tech team. Perettie, a talented junior guard, led the charge for North with an impressive 19-point performance. Despite North finishing sixth in the MAC White division, Perettie's standout performance in the first half kept his team within striking distance as they trailed 31-26 at halftime.

Perettie's contributions were pivotal in keeping the game competitive, with his 11 points in the first half demonstrating his offensive prowess. However, Cass Tech, led by standout players Corey Sadler Jr., Steve Hall, and Derrick Miller, showcased their defensive tenacity and offensive firepower in the second half.

Cass Tech extended their lead in the third quarter, capitalizing on turnovers to build a significant advantage. Freshman Steve Hall's 3-pointer, coupled with a steal leading to a basket by Derrick Miller, helped Cass Tech surge ahead to a 15-point lead at 46-31. Corey Sadler Jr. further fueled Cass Tech's momentum with transition baskets off turnovers, solidifying their control of the game.