Sophomore forward Mitch Locher, an Avonworth graduate, scored a career-best 14 points to help the Washington & Jefferson College men’s basketball team to a 70-65 home victory over Geneva last Wednesday.
Locher drained 5-of-7 shots from the field and added four free throws during 21 minutes of action. He also grabbed six rebounds and dished out a pair of assists.
The double-figure scoring effort was Locher’s third of the season. He netted 11 points against Penn State-DuBois on Jan. 5 and 10 against Muskingum on Nov. 24.
Locher is the Presidents’ fifth-leading scorer at 4.8 points per game. He has appeared in appeared in all 17 of the team’s games and has pulled down 44 rebounds.
During his career, Locher has scored 134 points in 42 games.