Thursday’s games

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Hesston Col. 90, NWA 83

HESSTON — The Hesston College men’s basketball team ended the 2018 portion of its schedule with a 90-83 win over Nation Wide Academy of Oklahoma Thursday at Yost Center.

The win was the fourth straight for the Larks.

Hesston trailed 50-46 at the half, but held Nation Wide Academy to 33 points in the second half.

Hesston outscored Nation Wide 20-6 from the free throw line.

Cal Hartley led Hesston with 27 points, followed by Danny Bradley Jr. with 18, Braden Handcock with 12 and Sterling Hicks with 10.

Ricky Barros III led Nation Wide Academy with 20 points. Tyrus Toney scored 14 and Brian Washington scored 13 points with 12 rebounds.

Hesston is 9-7 and return to play Jan. 16 against Next Level Prep.

NATION WIDE ACADEMY (n/a) — Barros III 8-19 3-5 20, Everett 3-6 0-0 9, Smith 3-10 0-0 7, Akol 2-3 0-0 4, Washington 6-6 1-4 13, Toney 5-6 2-2 14, Black 2-4 0-0 6, Height 2-3 0-0 4, Choice 2-2 0-0 6, TOTALS 33-59 6-11 83.

HESSTON COLLEGE () — Bradley Jr. 6-11 6-8 18, Hartley 7-11 8-9 27, Handcock 5-12 0-0 12, Harding 3-7 3-6 9, Curless 0-0 0-0 0, Elliot 0-0 0-0 0, Pelton 0-0 0-0 0, Hicks 3-9 1-2 10, Baker 0-0 0-0 0, Moye 0-0 0-0 0, Nebel 0-0 2-2 2, Comfort 0-1 0-0 0, Murad 3-4 0-1 6, Scaife 0-0 0-0 0, Magiya 3-6 0-0 6, TOTALS 30-61 20-28 90.

Nation Wide;50;33;—83

Hesston;46;44;—90

Total fouls — NW 21, HC 13. Technical fouls — none. Fouled out — NW: Choice. 3-point shooting — NW 11-23 (Barros III 1-6, Everett 3-5, Smith 1-3, Toney 2-3, Black 2-4, Choice 2-2), HC 10-27 (Hartley 5-8, Handcock 2-7, Harding 0-1, Hicks 3-7, Comfort 0-1, Maguya 0-3). Rebounds — NW 35 (Washington 12), HC 33 (Hartley 7). Assists — NW 6 (Barros III 3), HC 9 (Hartley 3). Turnovers — NW 20 (Barros III 3, Everett 3, Akol 3, Washington 3, Height 3, Choice 3), HC 11 (Hartley 3, Magiya 3). Blocked shots — NW 2 (Washington 2), HC 1 (Magiya 1). Steals — NW 3 (Toney 1, Black 1, Height 1), HC 8 (Hicks 3).

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HOAL-CPL Challenge

Sedgwick 41, Chaparral 30

SEDGWICK — The Sedgwick Cardinal girls’ basketball team was the faster bird on the court Thursday in the Heart of America League-Central Plains League Challenge, stopping the Chaparral Roadrunners 41-30 in Sedgwick.

Sedgwick led 23-15 at the half and 36-26 after three quarters,

Gracie Thompson led Sedgwick with 13 points.

Maggie Mathes scored eight points for Chaparral, 1-4.

Sedgwick is 4-2 and plays Tuesday at Haven.

CHAPARRAL (1-4) — Eslinger 0 0-1 0, 0; Mathes 1 (2) 0-1 2, 8; Guerrero 0 0-0 0, 0; Swartz 1 0-0 4, 2; Francis 1 3-6 1, 5; Stolsworth 0 (1) 1-2 0, 4; Burke 2 0-0 1, 4; Mancilla 0 0-0 0, 0; Gates 1 5-6 1, 7; TOTALS 6 (3) 9-16 9, 30.

SEDGWICK (4-2) — Rogers 0 0-0 0, 0; K.Matson 0 (1) 0-0 0, 3; Scarlett 1 1-2 0, 3; Zerger 0 0-0 3, 0; Werner 0 (2) 2-2 0, 8; M.Matson 0 0-0 1, 0; McGinn 2 1-2 5, 5; Lacey 0 0-0 2, 0; Thompson 5 (1) 0-0 1, 13; Brown 1 (2) 1-1 2, 9; TOTALS 9 (6) 5-7 14, 41.

Chaparral;6;9;11;4;—30

Sedgwick;10;13;13;5;—41

Berean Ac. 32, Kingman 23

ELBING — The Berean Academy girls’ basketball team used an 11-3 fourth-quarter run to down Kingman 32-23 Thursday in the Heart of America League-Central Plains League Challenge in Elbing.

Berean led 9-2 after the first quarter and 15-12 at the half. The Eagles got within one after the third quarter, 21-20, but Berean was able to pull away in the fourth quarter.

Anna Eldridge scored nine points for the Warriors. Mallory Wiebe added eight points.

Brianne Garrison scored nine points for Kingman, 3-3.

Berean is 5-2 and plays Tuesday at Inman.

KINGMAN (3-3) — Smith 2 0-0 2, 4; Kelley 0 0-2 1, 0; J.Belt 0 0-0 0, 0; Maloney 0 0-0 3, 0; Livingston 0 0-0 0, 0; H.Belt 0 0-0 0, 0; Albin 1 2-2 3, 4; Krehbiel 0 0-0 2, 0; Garrison 3 3-6 2, 9; Blank 1 2-2 3, 4; Oeding 0 2-4 0, 2; TOTALS 7 9-16 16, 23.

BEREAN ACADEMY (5-2) — Bri.Wiebe 0 0-0 1, 0; Bro.Wiebe 3 0-0 4, 6; Mullins 0 0-2 2, 0; C.Eldridge 0 1-2 1, 1; Neal 0 0-0 1, 0; Slabach 3 0-2 3, 6; Mi.Wiebe 1 0-2 1, 2; A.Eldridge 3 3-5 2, 9; Ma.Wiebe 3 2-4 2, 8; TOTALS 13 6-17 17, 32.

Kingman;2;10;8;3;—23

Berean Ac.;9;6;6;11;—32

Cheney 40, Moundridge 37

MOUNDRIDGE — The Moundridge Wildcat girls’ basketball team broke to an early lead, but the Cheney Cardinals rallied for a 40-37 win Thursday in the HOAL-CPL Challenge.

Moundridge led 11-2 after the first quarter, but Cheney cut that to five at the half, 26-21. Cheney led 32-31 after three quarters and held on for the win.

Moundridge was outscored 20-7 from the free throw line.

Destinee O’Shea led 6-0 Cheney with 12 points. Layne Needham added 11.

Kourtney Kaufman and Hailey Unruh each scored seven points for Moundridge.

The Wildcats are 4-2 and play Tuesday at Marion.

CHENEY (6-0) — Hoeme 0 (1) 0-0 0, 3; Schect 0 (1) 0-0 2, 3; Cline 1 6-8 4, 8; O’Shea 1 (2) 4-4 3, 12; Needham 2 7-8 3, 11; Albers 0 0-0 2, 0; Pipken 0 0-0 0, 0; TOTALS 4 (4) 20-24 16, 40.

MOUNDRIDGE (4-2) — Er.Durst 2 0-1 4, 4; Helms 0 (1) 0-0 1, 3; El.Durst 1 (1) 0-0 3, 5; Stucky 2 3-4 1, 7; Kaufman 0 (2) 0-0 2, 6; Coster 0 0-0 1, 0; Unruh 2 3-5 4, 7; Eichelberger 0 0-0 2, 0; Sebrant 2 1-1 2, 5; TOTALS 9 (4) 7-11 20, 37.

Cheney;2;19;11;8;—40

Moundridge;11;15;5;6;—37