The Commercial-News, Danville, IL


February 1, 2014

A-P girls get past Schlarman in overtime


Max Stutsman had 19 points for Salt Fork, while Ross Learnard had 17 and Cole Taylor added 14.

Milford 76, Oakwood 51

FITHIAN — Tanner Davenport had 25 points as the Bearcats easily defeated the Comets.

Jeff Cann had 17 points for Milford, who was up 36-17 at halftime, while Alex Portwood had 14 and Wade Fox added 11.

Skyler Slade led Oakwood with 14 points, while Parker Lee had 13 and Kyle Girton added 10.

The Comets will travel to Champaign to play Judah Christian today while the Bearcats will host Cissna Park.

Chrisman 51, A-P 44

CHRISMAN — Cory Webster and Austin Merritt each had 14 points as the Cardinals got past the Trojans.

Tyler Lunger had 11 points for Chrisman, who was up 17-16 at halftime, while Wyatt Avenatti added seven points.

Dentler Loschen and Austin Rademacher led Armstrong-Potomac with 11 points each while Corey Buhr had nine and Shawn Johnson added eight.

The Cardinals will play Notre Dame De LaSalette today while the Trojans will play Westville on Tuesday.

Attica 96, Clinton Central 75

ATTICA, Ind. — Bryce Cooper had 39 points with seven rebounds, six assists and two steals as the Red Ramblers blasted Clinton Central.

Kenny Little had 24 points, five assist and five steals for Attica, who was up 49-31 at halftime, while Keetin Arnold had eight and Luke Cooper added five.

The Trojans will return to action today against Lafayette Central Catholic.

Benton Central 63, Seeger 45

OXFORD, Ind. — Jacob Fell and Terron Wade each had 10 points, but it was not enough as the Patriots lost to the Bison.

Nick McGowen and Borden Kennedy each had seven points for Seeger with Kennedy getting four steals, while Trevor Bowlus adding five.

The Patriots return home today to play Rockville.

Fountain Central 63, Faith Christian 47

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Ethan Woodrow had 29 points as the Mustangs got past Faith Christian.

Koby Pierce had 16 points for Fountain Central, who was tied 23-23 but outscored Faith Christian 40-24 in the second half, while Clayton Corey added 13.

The Mustangs will travel to Benton Central today.

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