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February 3rd

BOYS BASKETBALL: Versailles rolls past Minster

February 4, 2012

 

VERSAILLES — Versailles  rolled past Minster 69-50 in a  Midwest Athletic Conference contest on Friday night.

Versailles came out ready right from the start as the Tigers opened the game on an 8-0 run, courtesy of three-pointers by Mitchell Campbell and Chad Winner, along with a basket by freshman Kyle Ahrens.

Minster’s Ryan Hoying hit a three-pointer to end the Tiger run, but Versailles led 8-3 with 4:30 remaining in the first quarter.

Friday Night's Local Schedule

February 3, 2012

Friday, Feb. 3
 

WBL Boys Basketball

  • Wapakoneta at St. Marys, 6 p.m.
  • Kenton at Bath, 6 p.m.
  • Shawnee at Celina, 6 p.m.
  • Defiance at Van Wert, 6 p.m.
  • Elida at Ottawa-Glandorf, 6 p.m.

MAC Boys Basketball

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Wapak rolls past St. Marys

February 3, 2012

St. Marys at Wapakoneta girls basketball photos:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/smeveningleader/sets/72157629157743497/show/


 

WAPAKONETA —The Wapakoneta Redskins held a 16-0 lead before St. Marys scored a point. The struggles continued in the second quarter as the Redskins built a 29-point halftime lead en route to a 61-27 victory.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: New Knoxville's 18-0 run leads to win over Coldwater

February 3, 2012

 

Coldwater at New Knoxville girls basketball photos:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/smeveningleader/sets/72157629157628903/show/


 

NEW KNOXVILLE — The Rangers sped out to a big lead in the first half and then simply kept course in the second half to get back on track in Midwest Athletic Conference play on Thursday night.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Blue Jays outlast New Bremen, 38-30

February 3, 2012

 

DELPHOS — A 9-2 run in the final three minutes of the third quarter was what put the Delphos St. John’s Bluejays over the top as they defeated the New Bremen Cardinals Lady basketball team 38-30 Thursday evening in a MAC contest played at Delphos.

“We stayed with them,” Cardinals head coach Randy Eckert said. “We just had a few mental mistakes that cost us a few points. Our shot selection wasn’t the greatest at the end, but we have to shoot more and try to score.”

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Minster hits on all cylinders in win over Versailles

February 3, 2012

 

MINSTER — Minster dominated the second quarter in a 62-44  victory over Versailles in a Midwest Athletic Conference match-up on Thursday night.

“I think it was a team effort,” said Minster head coach Nann Stechschulte. “We tried to take away their strengths.”

Tara Clune led the Wildcats, who had 10 different players score, with 18 points.

February 2nd

Area Boys Basketball Scoring Leaders

February 2, 2012

Player School G Pts. PPG
Jacob Myers Van Wert 11 217 19.7
Reggie McAdams Elida 15 278

HEY, I REMEMBER THAT!: A look back at area sports 10, 25 and 50 years ago this week

February 2, 2012

 

AREA ATHLETES: Women's basketball players past midway point in conference play

February 2, 2012

Stacy Timmerman, Capital

COLUMBUS — Stacy Timmerman, a Capital junior and New Bremen grad, scored 15 points and had five rebounds and an assist in the Crusaders’ 66-57 loss to Mount Union on Saturday. Capital slipped to 13-6, 8-4 in the OAC. Timmerman averages 9.6 points per game and 5.2 rebounds per game.

Erika Thornsberry, Lipscomb

February 1st

BOY BASKETBALL: New Knoxville picks apart Marion Local in MAC play

February 1, 2012

 

NEW KNOXVILLE — New Knoxville head coach Kort Fledderjohann can’t remember seeing his team run its offense any more smoothly this season than it did for large patches of Tuesday night’s game against Marion Local.

The Rangers pulled away from Marion Local in the second half for a 46-28 Midwest Athletic Conference win in a make-up game at The Barn, as New Knoxville scored the first 10 points of the second half and held Marion Local to only eight second-half points.

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