Meadowbrook falls in OT in tourney opener

Meadowbrook falls in OT to Battlefield

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - The Meadowbrook boys basketball team lost to Battlefield out of Northern Virginia 81-73 Friday in the first round of the LC Bird Holiday tournament.

The Monarchs led by as many as 18 points in the third quarter before relinquishing the lead.

Battlefield forced overtime and pulled away in the extra session for the win.

The Monarchs play defending state champion Potomac Saturday at 6:00 PM.

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