Marion Local is going to the Division IV boys high school state basketball tournament for the first time since 2004.
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The Flyers jumped out to a big early lead and held off a Fort Loramie run in the fourth quarter for a 62-47 victory at a packed Trent Arena on Friday night.
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Tyler Prenger made five 3-pointers and scored a game-high 23 points to power the Flyers (23-4). Nathan Bruns added 17 points and Matt Rethman 10.
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Dillon Braun led the Redskins (25-3) with 19 points and Evan Berning added 10.
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