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Wheeling Central Boys Outlast Bishop Donahue

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The Wheeling Central boys won the Regional 1 Section 1 Championship on Friday night by defeating Bishop Donahue 52-46 at Brooke High School.

Sophomore guard Chase Harler led all scorers with 20 points, and senior guard David Park added 13.

The Bishops were led by senior guard Bryce Jones with 18 points and junior post Chaice Truex added 10.

The victory is Wheeling Central's 13th straight, and now stand at 21-3 on the season. The Maroon Knights will host Paden City on Wednesday night at 7 for a spot in the state tournament.

Bishop Donahue (17-7) will travel to Region 1 Section 2 champs Clay-Battelle on Wednesday at 7 p.m. A victory over the Cee Bees will earn the Bishops a ticket to the state tournament in Charleston.