Rams, Graboski knock back Kenton in sectional opener
MOUNT BLANCHARD - Upper Sandusky dominated early and late and got a double-double from Taylor Graboski in Tuesday's 53-33 Division III sectional semifinal thumping of Kenton.
The Rams (14-9) led 12-2 at the first stop and outscored Kenton (8-15) by a 17-5 margin the fourth after the Wildcats had cut the deficit to 36-28.
Graboski's 17 points, 13 rebounds and four steals paced the attack. Kalene Johnson backed her with 12 points, seven boards and three steals.
Emma Smith chipped in five assists and three steals.
Upper Sandusky faces Liberty-Benton in Saturday's finals at 6:15 p.m.
Crestview's 3s outs Mohawk
SHELBY - Renee Stimpert dropped in 36 points and Ashland Crestview held off Mohawk down the stretch Tuesday for a 68-65 Division III sectional semifinal win.
The Cougars move on to face Bucyrus in Saturday's finals.
The 3-point shot helped.
Crestview hit 12 behind the arc, with Stimpert draining seven.
Caitlyn Fulk backed Stimpert with 11 points and Macie Restille scored nine.
Brooke Weinandy paced the Warriors with 22 points. Kasey Adelsperger scored 16 points, Clara Adelsperger tossed in 15 and Julie Adelsperger netted eight.