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July 28, 2017

Greyhounds pepper Saltsburg

Monessen’s Justice Rice gets fouled by Saltsburg Jordan Booth on a drive to the basket in Saturday’s game.

By JOSE NEGRON

For The Mon Valley Independent

Monessen’s defense forced 29 turnovers Saturday in mauling Saltsburg, 74-34, to earn a trip to the PIAA semifinals.

Seniors Jaden Altomore (26) and Justice Rice (21) combined for 47 points as the Greyhounds (22-7) pulled away early in the game at Norwin High School.

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