The Westlake Thunder had earned the region championship prior to tonight’s game, but American Fork came in determined to finish region play strong. The Cavemen hit 5 three pointers and had six different players score in the first quarter to take a 28-14 lead.
Westlake battled in the 2nd quarter, outscoring American Fork 22-13 to bring the score to 41-36 at halftime.
Westlake scored only 2 field goals and 3 free throws in the 3rd quarter and did not score for the first 3 minutes of the fourth quarter. The Cavemen’s confident performance led to a 75-59 victory.
Jaxon Kohler led all scorers with 20 points, while Evan Young and Yaw Reneer added 17 points each.
American Fork hosts Corner Canyon in the final regular season game on Friday.