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Easton edges Parkland in final bout

Published On: Jan 12 2013 09:00:19 PM CST
Updated On: Jan 12 2013 09:43:13 PM CST

Easton edges Parkland in final bout

Easton and Parkland hooked up in an LVC dual meet thriller Saturday night, with the Rovers winning the final bout in overtime to wrap up a 30-27 come-from-behind win.

The Rovers trailed all night, with the deficit growing to 24-11 after the first nine bouts.

But they came back to take a 27-24 lead, only to see Parkland even the score at 27-27 heading into the final bout.

In the last bout at 138 pounds, Easton's Kyle Baker earned a 5-3 overtime win over Parkland's Ian Evans to secure the win for the Rovers.

The win preserved Easton's perfect record within the LVC.