The Journal Gazette
Friday, January 25, 2019 11:20 pm

High Schools

Carroll boys outlast Snider in OT


Carroll's David Ejah had 24 points and nine rebounds before fouling out as overtime started, but his teammates rallied to outscore Snider 11-4 in the extra frame as Carroll (10-4, 6-1 SAC) rolled to a 58-51 win Friday.

Ejah had 16 of his 24 in the second half and went 10 of 18 from the field. Ryan Preston added 10 points. Carroll held Snider (10-5, 5-3 SAC) to 32 percent from the field.

Airyan Thomas led the Panthers in scoring with 18 points, all of which came on 3-pointers. Dillon Duff added 16.

CENTRAL NOBLE 55, CHURUBUSCO 53: In Albion, Connor Essegian scored 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds in the Central Noble (11-5, 8-2 NECC) win.The Cougars held a six point lead at the half. Despite Brayton Bonar's 20 points, Churubsuco (7-8, 1-6) couldn't slow down Central Noble.

CONCORDIA 55, NORTH SIDE 37: At North Side, Concordia (9-6, 5-3 SAC) forced 24 North Side (3-13, 1-5) turnovers to cruise to the win. Brayden Pearson went 7 of 12 from the field for a game-high 17 points. Adam Gottschalk added 11 for the Cadets. Ronald Collins led the Legends with nine points and eight rebounds.

SOUTH SIDE 56, BISHOP DWENGER 45: At South Side, JT Langston went 10 of 12 from the field for a game-high 25 points and seven rebounds in the win. South Side had 15 assists on 22 made baskets. Austin Jordan added 16 points. South Side improves to 3-9, 2-4 SAC and Dwenger falls to 7-6, 2-4.


HOMESTEAD 86, NORTHROP 44: At Northrop, Ayanna Patterson went 13 of 16 from the field for 28 points to lead Homestead (23-4, 10-0 SAC). Sydney Graber added 16 and Sylare Starks added 14. Treva Datcher led Northrop (11-9, 3-6) with 18 points but the Spartans were too much to handle.

BELLMONT 62, LEO 26: In Decatur, Bellmont's Grace Hunter was honored as she became Adams County's all-time leading scorer. She currently has 1,530 points. Bellmont (19-2, 7-0 NE8) cruised to the win behind Hunter's 20 points and Meghan Busick's 18. Hannah Adams had eight points to lead Leo (7-15, 2-5).

WOODLAN 46, SOUTH ADAMS 32: In Woodburn, Addison Bayman had 21 points to lead Woodlan (15-7, 4-2 ACAC) in the win. Emilee Myers countered with her own 21 points to lead the Starfires (10-12, 2-4), but didn't have as much help to mount the comeback. Dakotah Krohn added 12 points on the night for Woodlan.

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