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January 15, 2014

Salt Fork rallies in fourth to defeat Oakwood

FITHIAN — Down 40-27 after the third quarter, the Salt Fork boys basketball team woke up in the fourth quarter, outscoring Oakwood 21-4 to clinch a 48-46 win on Tuesday in Vermilion Valley Conference action.

Max Stutsman had 16 points with six of his points in the fourth for the Storm, while Ross Learnard also had six points in the quarter and would end up with 10. Cole Taylor also had 10 while Taylor Kirby added eight.

Parker Lee led the Comets with 15 points while Lee Mascari had 10 an Brian Rice and Skyler Slade each added six.

The storm will host Armstrong-Potomac today while the Comets will take on Chrisman today.

Chrisman 64, Schlarman 34

CHRISMAN — Ty Bolen had 23 points as the Cardinals cruised past the Hilltoppers.

Tyler Owen had 12 points for Chrisman, who jumped to a 32-20 halftime lead and a 50-29 third-quarter lead, while Austin Merritt had nine and Wyatt Avenatti, Tyler Lunger and Cory Webster each had six.

Michael Simmons and Gannon Hughes each had 14 for Schlarman Academy, who will play at the Bloomington Central Catholic Shootout on Saturday.

Westville 51, Geo-RF 42

WESTVILLE — Kyle Brazas had 20 points as the Tigers got past the Buffaloes.

Justin Ottino had 18 points for Westville, who had a 31-12 lead, while Jeffery Thompson added 12 points.

Dylan Bina led Georgetown-Ridge Farm with 13 points while Garrett Martin had 12 and Chase Hughes and Aaron Scott each had five.

Both teams will face each other again on Saturday in the first day of the Vermillion County Tournament.

Bis-Henn 57, A-P 36

BISMARCK — Andy Bott had 17 points as the Blue Devils beat the Trojans.

Wilde Garowski had 11 points for Bismarck-Henning, who was up 30-23 at halftime and outscored Armstrong-Potomac 27-13 in the second half, while Chase Connelly had 10, Dustyn Ingram had nine and Dylan Allen added eight.

Dentler Loschen led the Trojans with 11 points while Austin Rademacher and Shawn Johnson each added eight.

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