DAYTON — The Botkins boys basketball team defeated Richmond Heights 44-40 on Friday morning in the Division IV state semifinal.
They advance to the championship game played Sunday at 10:45 a.m. They will play Columbus Grove, which defeated Glenwood in the second semifinal.
Botkins (26-3) was led by Jayden Priddy-Powell with 19 points. Zane Paul scored nine.