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January 13th, 2012
Correction: Thursday's Evening Leader incorrectly stated where tonight's St. Marys at Bath boys basketball game will be played. The game will be contested at Bath High School tonight, with a 6 p.m. JV tip-off.
Thursday, Jan. 12
Girls Varsity Basketball
Jacob Myers, Van Wert
Travis Bertram, Wapak
Lucas Leffel, New Knoxville
NEW BREMEN — Anything Jackson Center senior Brooke Richard wanted to do she was able to do.
Led by Richard’s 31 points the Tigers defeated the Cardinals 53-43 in a non-league contest at New Bremen. on Tuesday.
“She is quicker than most players,” Tigers head coach Makaine Huffer said. “She just does a great job of getting to the basket.”
The St. Marys at Greenville girls basketball game scheduled for Tuesday night has been rescheduled for Monday, Jan. 30 at 6 p.m. That game will include a junior varsity contest tentatively.
Spencerville 50, St. Marys 46
ST. MARYS — St. Marys head coach Dan Hegemier threw out his hands and wondered when his team would catch a break.
“I’ve been doing this a long time, but I’ve never seen a team with such bad karma,” Hegemier said.
The Roughriders stormed back from a double-digit deficit but couldn’t quite come all the way back in Saturday night’s 50-46 loss to the Spencerville Bearcats.
Minster 31, Celina 27
CELINA — No one would’ve blinked if the shot went down in this rollercoaster of a basketball game.
Minster and Celina’s low-scoring, back-and-forth affair looked like it might be in for another drastic turn when Hillary Heiby got what appeared to be a wide-open look at a potential go-ahead three-pointer in the game’s final 25 seconds.
Western Buckeye League
Bath 28, St. Marys 21
Wapakoneta 34, Celina 12
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