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High Schools

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    When DeKalb stepped off the soccer field Monday, the Barons were still undefeated but certainly not unchallenged by visiting Norwell.
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    Carroll shot 364 to win the East Noble Golf Sectional at Noble Hawk Golf Links on Saturday.Sarah Banister and Kiersten Murphy shot 12-over 82 – tied for the day’s third-best scores – to lead Carroll.
High school girls basketball

South Side cruises to victory in opener

Lakyn Gulley scored 22 points to lead South Side to a 66-37 victory over Jay County in the season opener for both teams Tuesday night in Portland.

Gulley made 5 of 10 3-pointers and had four steals for No. 9 South Side.

LaKesha Stephens scored 17 points and had seven rebounds and three blocks for the Archers.

South Side opened the game with a 24-8 run.

Jay County was paced by Catherine Dunn’s nine points.

NORWELL 71, WAYNE 40: Kaycee Strunk led four Knights (1-0) in double figures with 20 against the host Generals (0-1).

Hanna Smith scored 12 for Norwell, and Kaylee Roller and Kelsey Beer added 11 and 10.

Demetria Griffin scored 11 for Wayne.

GARRETT 69, CHURUBUSCO 40: Brandi Dawson had 31 points and 13 rebounds to lead the host Railroaders (1-0).

The Eagles (0-1) didn’t have a player score in double figures.

WHITKO 66, CENTRAL NOBLE 44: In Albion, Whitko (1-0) recovered from an early 17-10 deficit by going on a 35-17 run.

Central Noble (0-1) was paced by Tiffany Simcox’s 14 points and Kennedy Forker’s 11.

BLACKFORD 39, BLUFFTON 22: In Hartford City, Maggie Weeks-Foy had 15 points and 12 rebounds for Blackford (1-0), while teammate Lauren Godfrey also had 15 points.

Bluffton (0-1) was led by Ashley Smith’s seven points and Sierra Steffen’s six.