A pep rally was held for the East Tech High School boys basketball team this afternoon.
The team secured a spot in the OHSAA Final Four by defeating Uniontown Lake 62-60 in an overtime finish to win the Division I Region II Championship.
The Scarabs will face the St. Edward Eagles (24-2) on Friday, March 21, 5:15 p.m. at the Jerome Schottenstein Center on the Campus of Ohio State University in Columbus.
The East Tech Scarab basketball team (24-3) is heading to its first state semifinal since 1972. The school wanted to send the team off to Columbus with a spirit rally today in the East Tech gymnasium. Representatives from the City of Cleveland, CMSD and East Tech alumni attended the rally.