Boys Basketball: Verndale’s early pressure does in Royalton

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Royalton sophomore Ben Borash, left, drives past Verndale sophomore Ethan Korfe and into the lane during the second half of Tuesday’s home contest. Borash finished in double figures for the second game in a row, scoring 10 points.

Royalton sophomore Ben Borash, left, drives past Verndale sophomore Ethan Korfe and into the lane during the second half of Tuesday’s home contest. Borash finished in double figures for the second game in a row, scoring 10 points.

Junior Matt Fountain had a double-double in Royalton’s next outing, a 55-33 defeat to visiting Verndale, Tuesday.

Fountain scored 13 points and pulled down 15 rebounds, with sophomore Ben Borash scoring 10 points, sophomore Matt Daleiden picking up four and junior Nick Popp adding three.

Verndale forced Royalton into 22 first-half turnovers to take a 30-10 halftime lead before the Royals settled into their offense.

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