Faith Christian defeats Girard in the District 1A Championships 48-46, in OT on Sawyer Smith's last-second lay-up. Smith with all 8 Lion pts in OT!!
It took an extra four minutes, but Faith Christian Academy did it. The Lions won their first District 1-A championship in school history with a 48-46 overtime victory over Girard College Saturday at Bensalem High School.
Top-seeded FCA and No. 2 Girard College traded baskets in overtime until the Cavaliers tied the game at 46 with 38 seconds to go. Lions senior Sawyer Smith got the ball beyond the arc along the left wing with less than 10 seconds remaining. He pump-faked to get his defender off his feet and drove to the basket for the game-winning lay-in. Read the full article on PA Prep Live: http://papreplive.com/2018/03/03/faith-christian-academy-wins-1st-district-title-in-overtime-thriller-over-girard-college/.