DEFIANCE — Kyle Kauser popped in a game-high 19 points Friday night as Paulding cruised past Van Buren 73-40 in a Division-III sectional title game.
Paulding (17-6) advances to Thursday’s district semifinals at Bowling Green State University’s Stroh Center. Van Buren’s season ends at 14-10.
The Panthers took a 36-17 halftime lead and widened the margin by outscoring the Black Knights 18-12 in the third quarter.
Guy Harder added 15 points for Paulding.
Sawyer Junge’s 12 points led Van Buren, while Riley Adolph added nine.
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