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January 23rd, 2014
LEWISTOWN — The St. Marys wrestling team began state dual tournament action with a pair of close victories on Wednesday night at Indian Lake High School. The Roughriders edged out Bellefontaine 35-34 and Indian Lake 37-34.
The Roughriders advance to the regional semifinals and will face Wapakoneta next Wednesday night at 5 p.m. at a site to be determined. The winner of the St. Marys-Wapakoneta match advance to the regional championship match against the winner of Wauseon and Toledo Central Catholic 20 minutes after the semifinal matches.
The Minster girls basketball team is ranked eighth in the latest Division IV Associated Press girls basketball poll released on Tuesday night.
The Wildcats (12-2) are riding a six-game winning streak, the latest victory a 54-41 win over Ottoville on Saturday.
Minster goes to Parkway on Thursday and hosts Troy on Saturday afternoon.
Minster neighbor Fort Loramie is third in the Division IV poll. The Redskins (13-1) received four first-place votes and trail first-place Newar Catholic and second-place Reedsville Eastern.
Tuesday, Jan. 21
St. Marys at Celina Super Tri, ppd. to Jan. 23
Anna 37, Houston 28
Wayne Trace 49, Del. Jefferson 28
New Knoxville 57, Wapakoneta 28
Parkway 52, Bradford 49
Versailles 55, Ft. Loramie 52
Lima Cent. Cath. vs. Celina, ppd. to Jan 25.
WAPAKONETA — The New Knoxville girls basketball team used a good post-game offense and a stout defense to hold the Wapakoneta Redskins to seven second half points to defeat the Redskins 57-28 Tuesday evening at Wapakoneta.
The Rangers outscored Wapakoneta 30-7 in the second half.
LIMA — The St. Marys girls bowling team finished second at the Pioneer Classic at Lima’s Westgate Lanes on Monday in a 16-team match play event that features some of the state's best.
St. Marys advanced to the championship round, where they bowed out to champion Coldwater. The Riders got off to a early lead by taking the first Baker gamer, 189-169. The Rider then dropped the next 3 games by scores of 154-169, 179-211 and tied the last games 162-162 but lost the 9th and 10th frame roll off.
St. Marys, Bath, Elida at Celina super tri, 6 p.m.
Shawnee at Crestview
Archbold at Defiance
Van Wert at Kalida
Coldwater at Kenton
Jackson Center at Lehman
Riverside at Botkins
Saturday, Jan. 18
ROCKFORD — The Parkway Panthers dared the St. Marys Roughriders to keep hitting outside shots, staying in a zone defense through much of the first half.
Isaac Fitzgerald, Derek Jay and the Roughriders were only too happy to oblige with a first-half shooting spectacle.
St. Marys hit 9 of its first 10 attempts from 3-point range in the first half and rolled to a 53-28 road win at Parkway High School on Saturday night.
Saturday, Jan. 18
NEW BREMEN 55, MINSTER 52, OT
NEW BREMEN — The annual rivalry game between New Bremen and Minster didn’t disappoint on Friday. The 155th meeting had to go to overtime and it took a basket by Brent Goettemoeller and a free throw by Carson Manger to give the New Bremen Cardinals a 55-52 victory.