WHEELING,W.Va. (WTRF) – In our 7 Sports Zone Flashback we go to March 2013 and the River Pilots in the Ohio Division IV District Final at Meadowbrook.
The Pilots were facing the two-time defending State Champs the Hiland Hawks. Brett Price led the Pilots with 31 points in a game that went to overtime. The Pilots would pull out a hard fought 56-49 win, giving the Pilots their first District Title in 24 years.
River also won back to back district championships in 1988-89, under legendary coach R.L. Potts. The Pilots would fall in the Regional Semi-Final to finish the season 19-7.