Tigers Win Fifth in a Row

Hagerstown’s Cody Swimm shoots against Lincoln on Feb. 6.

A second half comeback helped the Hagerstown boys basketball team win its fifth straight game Saturday night as the Tigers defeated Lapel 59-54.

Lapel led 23-16 after the first period and then 34-24 at halftime before the Tigers tied the contest 42-42 at the end of the third.

The Tigers outscored Lapel 17-12 in the final stanza to earn the victory.

Cody Swimm led the Tigers with 20 points against the Bulldogs (11-10).

Jalen Oliver tossed in 16 points.

Drew Pyle and Trent Weiss each had six points with all of them coming in the second half.

The Tigers (13-5) visit Shenandoah (15-4) on Friday.