Elmore-led Chieftains roll past Blue Jackets
Girls Basketball Roundup
NEW RIEGEL — Hopewell-Loudon dominated the middle quarters and MaKayla Elmore simply dominated Tuesday as the Chieftains powered past New Riegel 57-34.
It was close early, with Hopewell-Loudon clinging to an 11-10 lead at the first stop. But the Chieftains responded by outscoring New Riegel 16-6 in the second quarter before using an 18-5 burst in the third to put the game away.
Elmore led the charge with 30 points and 12 rebounds — both game highs — along with three assists and two blocks.
Olivia Zender added 10 points and five steals and Makenzie Coleman snared six steals.
Brooklyn Gillig tallied 11 points and six boards for the Blue Jackets (1-3). Kayleigh Lininger added nine points and five assists, Aubrey Bouillon had eight points and six rebounds and Sydney Hohman chipped in five steals.
Tigers jump on Carey early
ATTICA — Seneca East took control early and rolled from there Tuesday in a 59-29 Northern 10 Athletic Conference win against Carey.
The Tigers (3-0, 1-0 N10) led 15-9 by the end of the first quarter en route to a 33-14 halftime lead.
Jessica Bowerman nearly had a double-double with 13 points and nine rebounds for Seneca East. Caylin Quiggle chipped in 11 points, Marina Adachi and Alexis Hicks each added 10 and Emily Siesel tossed in nine.
Sadie Arend scored eight points for the Blue Devils (0-4, 0-1) and Alaina Tiell had six.
Push in third keys Rams
UPPER SANDUSKY — Upper Sandusky gained some breathing room in the third quarter and held off Colonel Crawford from there Tuesday for a 32-24 Northern 10 Athletic Conference win.
The Rams (3-1, 1-0 N10) led just 12-10 at halftime, but used a 13-4 surge in the third to take control.
Alexis Fogle scored six of her game-high 13 points in the key third period for Upper Sandusky.
Alivia Oney and Eve Smith both added six points, with Oney snaring three steals and Madison McLaughlin grabbing seven rebounds.
Kaylyn Risner scored 10 points for the Eagles (2-1, 0-1) and Danielle Horsley had eight.
Stockaders storm back to drop Huron
OLD FORT — Old Fort erased a four-point halftime deficit with a strong third quarter Tuesday en route to beating Huron 50-35.
The Stockaders trailed 17-13 at the break, but outscored Huron 22-7 over the next eight minutes to gain momentum.
Jenna Clouse popped in nine of her game-high 16 points in the key third period for Old Fort.
Laini Gillett added nine points, Morgan Miller hauled in seven rebounds and Jordan Reineck had five boards.
Olivia Lagando topped Huron with nine points and Ava Winnestaffer had eight.
Bellevue lights up Mansfield
MANSFIELD — Bellevue set a program record for points in a game Tuesday in a 96-43 thumping of Mansfield.
The Lady Red (3-0) set the tone early, grabbing a 26-7 lead by the end of the first period.
Casey Santoro fueled the rout with 33 points, Cory Santoro tossed in 21, Riley Mohr hit five 3-pointers on the way to 19 points and Payton Vogel scored 11.
BC boots cold-shooting Royals
NEW WASHINGTON — Buckeye Central made Wynford pay for a cold night of shooting Tuesday, dropping the Royals 51-37 in Northern 10 Athletic Conference play.
Wynford (2-2, 0-1 N10) hit on just 29 percent of its field goal tries, ending 16 for 55.
Lexi Evak and Claudia Pifher both scored 15 points for the Bucks (2-1, 1-0), with Evak also hauling in 10 rebounds.
Taylor Ratliff scored eight points and Courtney Pifher had seven boards and three assists.
Olivia Grove’s 10 points led Wynford and Kaylee Smith had eight.