Strong starts fuel Stockaders
LAKESIDE — Old Fort started each half strong Saturday in a 56-36 Sandusky Bay Conference River Division win against Danbury.
The Stockaders (14-4, 10-1 SBC) led 21-7 at the first stop and doubled up Danbury 14-7 in the third period to enter the fourth quarter up 45-29.
Laini Gillett tallied 18 points, nine rebounds and three assists for Old Fort. Morgan Miller added 11 points, four assists and three steals, Jenna Clouse had 10 points, Kara Davidson snared five steals and Ashlyn Magers dished three assists.
Annie Tibbels and Kayla Rodriguez both tossed in 10 points for the Lakers.
Keegan sparks surge in fourth
CLYDE — Alexis Keegan went 4 for 5 and added two buckets in the fourth quarter to key Clyde’s pull-away 60-49 Sandusky Bay Conference Lake Division win against Sandusky.
The Fliers led just 39-38 at the end of the third quarter before using Keegan’s eight points as part of a 21-11 scoring surge to get the win.
Jackie Smith backed her with 17 points for Clyde (7-9, 4-4 SBC), Kristen Harrah scored nine and Sidney Hohman had eight.
Marissa Esposito tossed in 18 points for the Blue Streaks (4-9, 0-8), JaNeece Lee added 12 and Quincy Burchett tallied eight.
Redmen hammer Woodward to halt six-game skid
FOSTORIA — Fostoria erupted in the third quarter and snapped a six-game skid Saturday by thumping Toledo Woodward 82-17.
The Redmen (3-14) entered halftime already in command with a 30-11 lead, then poured in 30 more points in the third quarter.
Meredith Grine led the charge with five 3-pointers on the way to 29 points for FHS. Tyriana Settles tossed in 17 points and Naija Miller had eight.
Bucks roll past Warriors
NEW WASHINGTON — Four Buckeye Central players scored in double digits Saturday in a 64-39 Northern 10 Athletic Conference triumph against Mohawk.
Claudia Pifher led everyone with 17 points for the Bucks, who led 31-16 at halftime.
Courtney Pifher nearly had a double-double with 15 points, nine rebounds and five assists for Buckeye Central (13-2, 10-1 N10).
Lexi Evak added 12 points and seven boards, and Taylor Ratliff ended with 10 points, five assists and three steals.
Marah Gillig scored 15 points for the Warriors (3-12, 3-8), but none of her teammates scored more than six points.
NR can’t catch Golden Bears
NEW RIEGEL — Gibsonburg pulled away in the middle quarters Saturday to help turn a tie game with New Riegel into a 50-44 Sandusky Bay Conference River Division win.
The teams ended the first quarter knotted at 15, but the Golden Bears outscored New Riegel 30-19 over the middle periods to take command.
The Blue Jackets (5-8, 5-5 SBC) did rally a bit in the fourth with a 10-5 surge, but Gibsonburg held on for the win.
Emily Roberts paced Gibsonburg with 15 points, Becca Morelock had 13 points, Katie Hovis tallied 11 points and nine rebounds and Jasmine McNett turned in nine boards and nine assists.
Aubrey Bouillon led the Blue Jackets with 15 points, eight steals and four assists. Kayleigh Lininger scored 14 points, Sydney Hohman hauled in nine rebounds and Brooklyn Gillig had three assists.
Perkins pushes past TC
Sydney Thom hit six 3-pointers and nearly had a double-double and Perkins dominated the middle quarters Saturday in a 61-51 Sandusky Bay Conference Lake Division win against Columbian.
The Pirates trailed 8-7 after the first eight minutes, but outscored Columbian 21-15 in the second quarter and 20-13 in the third to go up 48-36.
Thom led the way with 20 points and eight rebounds for Perkins (13-2, 6-1 SBC). Olivia Howard also scored 20 points and Nancy Siegel added nine points.
Abby Dryfuse paced the Tornadoes (10-6, 3-4) with 17 points and eight boards. Kaia Woods scored 11 points and Serena Ingalls had nine.