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Bill Davis/Mount Vernon News

Danville’s Skyler Durbin (10) dribbles up the court while trailed by teammate Seth Karn (23) and Fredericktown’s Trace Hatfield, left, and Nick Cunningham (31) during the first half of Tuesday’s nonconference game. The Blue Devils won, 58-56. Request this photo

 

FREDERICKTOWN — The Danville Blue Devils kept pulling away. The Fredericktown Freddies kept coming back.

Eventually, time ran out on the Freddies.

Despite twice building a lead of 10 or more points on Tuesday, Danville had to hold on for dear life as Fredericktown tied the game late. A pair of free throws by Trey Fritz with 11 seconds remaining finally put the Blue Devils over the top for good in their 58-56 nonconference victory.

 

Bill Davis: 740-397-5333 or bdavis@mountvernonnews.com and on Twitter, @mountvernonnews

 

 

 

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