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Marathon seniors win when it counts

 By Sean Giggy - bio | email | Twitter | Facebook

(WAOW) - Two straight seasons, the Marathon boys' basketball team finished with at least 20 wins, only to see it end in the sectional finals each time.


For the Raiders' eight seniors, the third time was a charm.

Marathon brought home its first gold ball since 1977. After winning each of their first five playoff games by an average of 22 points, the Raiders were in unfamiliar territory Saturday.

Tied at 41 with just over three minutes to play, the Raiders dug deep and put together a championship-worthy run.

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