Fourth-quarter flurry leads Farmington past Colebrook

No. 4 Farmington trailed by 10 entering the final frame, before unleashing a 22-6 4th-quarter run to end the game and come away with a 56-50 win over #13 Colebrook on Monday night.

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With the win, the Tigers advance to the quarterfinal round where they will take on #5 Holy Family on Thursday.

The Mohawks’ Jackson Weir connected on a three at the buzzer to end the first half and tie the game at 26-26. Colebrook rode that momentum into the second half as they outscored the Tigers, 18-8, in the third and took a 10-point lead to the 4th.

Farmington seemed to be on the ropes, but the Tigers responded with an 8-0 run to start the 4th. Noah Elwell connected on a three to get the rally started, followed by a Preston Berko three-point play.

Dylan Zappala put the Tigers ahead for good with a lay up to make it 49-48 with 1:42 left to play. Shawn Murphy netted 8 in the quarter, including making 3 of 4 free throws to put the game on ice.

Aiden Place and Murphy paced Farmington with 12 points apiece, while Zappala added 10. Colebrook was led by Kolten Dowse (16), Jackson Weir (15) and Keenan Hurlbert (14).

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