Area basketball roundup

Mark Schnabel
The Kansan

PREP GIRLS

Heart of America

Moundridge 60, Sedgwick 50

MOUNDRIDGE — Kate Eichelberger scored 28 points, hitting 10 of 10 free throws, to lead the Moundridge Wildcats to a 60-50 win over rival Sedgwick Monday in HOAL play.

Moundridge was 18 of 25 from the line as a team. Sedgwick was three for three.

The Wildcats led 34-29 at the half.

Kourtney Kaufman scored 17 points for Moundridge.

Addie led Sedgwick with 14 points. Taylinn Lacey scored 11. Logan Stucky and Alexa Scarlett each scored 10 points.

MOUNDRIDGE GIRLS 60, SEDGWICK 50

Sedgwick;13;16;11;10;—;50

Moundridge;18;16;10;16;—;60

SEDGWICK (8-9, 3-5 HOAL) — Stucky 2 (2) 0-0 2, 10; Atwill 0 (1) 0-0 0, 3; Scarlett 2 (2) 0-0 5, 10; Fitch 7 0-0 3, 14; McGinn 1 0-0 5, 2; 20 1 (2) 3-3 3, 11; Croxton 0 0-0 0, 0; n/a 0 0-0 0, 0; TOTALS 13 (7) 3-3 13, 50.

MOUNDRIDGE (13-5, 5-2 HOAL) — Er.Durst 2 5-9 0, 9; Em.Durst 1 2-2 1, 4; Ki.Elmore 1 0-2 3, 2; Kaufman 2 (4) 1-2 2, 17; Logue 0 0-0 0, 0; Ki.Elmore 0 0-0 2, 0; Eichelberger 9 10-10 2, 28; TOTALS 15 (4) 18-25 10, 60.

Non League

Can-Gal 45, Goessel 31

GOESSEL — The Goessel Bluebird girls fell to Canton-Galva 45-31 Tuesday in Goessel.

Goessel trailed 29-19 at the half.

Emily Peterson scored 12 points to lead 5-15 Canton-Galva. Brecken Pearson scored 10 points.

Elizabeth Schmucker led Goessel with 10 points.

Goessel is 5-14 and plays at 4 p.m. Saturday at Lincoln to open Class 1A, Division I sub-state play.

CANTON-GALVA GIRLS 45, GOESSEL 31

Can-Gal.;14;15;7;9;—;45

Goessel;10;9;5;7;—;31

CANTON-GALVA (5-15) — Toews 1 2-5 2, 4; Pearson 2 (2) 0-2 1, 10; Bell 0 (2) 3-4 2, 9; Lance 1 0-1 2, 2; Leach 1 2-3 4, 4; Herrera 0 0-0 3, 0; Krase 0 0-0 2, 0; Peterson 4 4-8 2, 12; Craig 2 0-0 2, 4; TOTALS 11 (4) 11-23 20, 45.

GOESSEL (5-14) — Flaming 2 2-4 0, 6; Griffin 0 0-0 3, 0; Schmucker 1 (2) 2-2 3, 10; Hoopes 2 0-2 2, 4; Guhr 1 (1) 0-2 2, 5; Herrel 1 0-2 2, 2; Lowrance 0 2-7 2, 7; Lohrman 0 2-4 5, 2; Zogleman 0 0-0 2, 0; TOTALS 7 (3) 8-23 19, 31.

PREP BOYS

Central Kansas League

Hesston 46, Haven 40

HESSTON — The Hesston High School boys’ basketball team used a 14-2 third quarter to get by Haven 46-40 Tuesday in CKL play in Hesston.

The Swathers trailed 28-22 at the half, but led 36-30 after three quarters.

Cason Richardson led Hesston with 12 points.

Darby Roper led 14-5 Haven with 16 points. Benaiah Yoder and Zane Jacques each added 10 points.

Hesston ends the season 17-1, 8-1 in CKL play, to win a share of the league title.

Hesston opens Class 3A sub-state play as the top seed Tuesday at home against Halstead. 

HESSTON GIRLS 46, HAVEN 40

Haven;14;14;2;10;—;40

Hesston;8;14;14;10;—;46

HAVEN (14-5, 6-3 CKL) — Kraft 0 0-0 0, 0; Shingleton 0 0-0 1, 0; B.Yoder 2 (2) 0-0 3, 10; J.Miller 1 0-0 3, 2; Roper 7 2-2 4, 16; Schrag 0 0-0 0, 0; Jacques 0 (3) 1-2 3, 10; Sipe 0 0-0 0, 0; D.J. Miller 0 0-0 1, 0; Barlow 1 0-0 3, 2; TOTALS 11 (5) 3-4 

HESSTON (17-1, 8-1 CKL) — Esau 0 2-4 0, 2; Schroeder 1 (1) 0-0 2, 5; Proctor 2 1-2 1, 5; Schilling 3 2-3 1, 8; Richardson 3 (2) 0-0 1, 12; Bruner 0 0-0 0, 0; Arnold 2 (1) 0-0 1, 7; Humphreys 1 1-3 0, 3; Bollinger 1 2-2 2, 2; TOTALS 13 (4) 8-14 8, 46.

Heart of America

Moundridge 60, Ell-Saline 15

MOUNDRIDGE — The Moundridge Wildcat boys jumped out to a 23-5 lead in the first quarter, stopping Ell-Saline 60-15 Tuesday in Heart of America League play.

“Stayed healthy and everyone contributed tonight,” Moundridge coach Vance Unrau said. “New season starts Monday.”

Logan Churchill led Moundridge with 13 points, followed by Korbin Wedel and Landon Kaufman with 12 each and Jon Schlosser with 10 points.

Kade Wilson and Carter Underwood scored four points each to lead 0-19 Ell-Saline.

Moundridge is 13-7, 6-3 in league play, and hosts Sedgwick Monday in the first round of the Class 2A sub-state tournament.

MOUNDRIDGE BOYS 60, ELL-SALINE 15

ELL-SALINE (0-19, 0-8 HOAL) — Wilson 2-4 0-0 4, Underwood 1-4 2-2 4, Johnson 1-4 1-2 3, Duerr 1-4 0-0 3, Ellerman 0-0 1-2 1, Hiechel 0-2 0-0 0, Peterson 0-2 0-0 0, Steinbrock 0-1 0-0 0, Kern 0-0 0-0 0, Norris 0-0 0-0 0, TOTALS 5-21 4-6 15.

MOUNDRIDGE (13-7, 6-3 HOAL) — Churchill 5-7 2-2 13, Wedel 4-6 0-0 12, Kaufman 5-9 0-0 12, Schlosser 5-8 0-0 10, Unruh 3-6 1-1 7, Doherty 1-1 0-0 3, Nightingale 1-1 0-0 3, Schrag 0-0 0-0 0, Dixon 0-0 0-0 0, TOTALS 24-36 3-3 60.

Ell-Saline;5;2;5;3;—;15

Moundridge;23;24;10;3;—;60

Total fouls — ES 9, Mdg. 4. Technical fouls — n/a. Fouled out — none. 3-point shooting — ES 1-8 (Wilson 0-1, Johnson 0-1, Duerr 1-3, Hiechel 0-1, Peterson 0-2), Mdg. 9-16 (Churchill 1-2, Wedel 4-4, Kaufman 2-6, Unruh 0-2, Doherty 1-1, Nightingale 1-1). Rebounds — ES 6 (Johnson 2), Mdg. 21 (Schlosser 7). Assists — ES 3 (Johnson 1, Peterson 1, Steinbrock 1), Mdg. 17 (Kaufman 5, Unruh 5). Turnovers — ES 16 (Steinbrock 5), Mdg. 7 (Churchill 3). Blocked shots — ES 0, Mdg. 4 (Churchill 2). Steals — ES 3 (Steinbrock 2), Mdg. 10 (Unruh 4).

Non League

Goessel 49, Can-Gal. 47

GOESSEL — The Goessel Bluebird boys held off rival Canton-Galva 49-47 Tuesday in non-league play in Goessel.

Goessel led 31-22 at the half and 41-28 after three quarters.

Jacob Hiebert led 13-6 Goessel with 14 points. Caiden Duerksen scored 13 points.

Brayden Collins scored 18 points for 9-9 Canton-Galva.

The two teams meet again at 7 p.m. Friday in the first round of Class 1A, Division I sub-state play in Goessel.

GOESSEL 49, CANTON-GALVA 47

Can-Gal.;12;10;6;19;—;47

Goessel;17;14;10;8;—;49 

CANTON-GALVA (9-9) — Struber 3 2-2 5, 8; Mastre 0 0-2 0, 0; Huff 1 (2) 1-1 1, 9; Darrah 0 0-2 1, 0; Westbrook 0 0-0 0, 0; Ediger 1 0-0 0, 2; Maltbie 3 1-3 1, 7; Minson 0 0-0 0, 0; Prieb 0 1-2 0, 1; Collins 6 6-11 3, 18; McMannis 1 0-1 1, 2; TOTALS 15 (2) 11-24 12, 47.

GOESSEL (13-6) — Zogleman 2 (1) 0-1 3, 7; Smith 0 0-0 1, 0; Hiebert 7 0-0 2, 14; L.Wiens 1 0-0 2, 2; J.Schrag 0 0-0 0, 0; Wuest 1 (1) 0-0 0, 5; Duerksen 4 (1) 2-2 3, 13; Gaeddert 4 0-0 4, 8; Stutzman 0 0-0 1, 0; TOTALS 19 (3) 2-3 17, 49.

JUCO MEN

On Point Ac. 73, Hesston Col. 67

HESSTON — The Hesston College men’s basketball team fell to On Point Academy 73-67 Tuesday in Hesston.

Hesston trailed 34-25 at the half.

Keyshawn Hayes led On Point with 21 points. Andre Houze scored 20 points with 10 rebounds. James Horrell scored 19 points.

Juwaun Clifton led Hesston with 19 points and 11 rebounds. Tre McCullough scored 17 points. Jerome Jackson scored 13 and Spencer Conway scored 12.

Hesston is 6-4 and opens Jayhawk Conference Division II play at 4 p.m. Saturday at Labette Community College.

JV GIRLS

S.Central 50, Newton 16

The Newton High School junior varsity girls’ basketball team fell to Salina Central 50-16 Tuesday at Willis Gym.

Newton trailed 26-11 at the half.

Newton hosts Derby Thursday to end the season.

NEWTON — Houser 6, Piper 2, Anderson 4, Jones 4.

S.Central;11;15;11;13;—;50

Newton;2;10;4;0;—;16

FRESHMAN BOYS

S.Central 60, Newton 38

The Newton High School freshman boys fell to Salina Central 60-38 Tuesday night at Ravenscroft Gym.

Newton trailed 34-25 at the half.

Newton ends the season Thursday at home against Derby.

NEWTON — Seirer 3, Buffalo 2, Dillon 8, Ruggerio 3, Claassen 12, Ruth 2, Secor 8.

S.Central;17;17;16;10;—;60

Newton;4;21;9;4;—;38

PREP GIRLS

Central Kansas League

Hesston 46, Larned 16

HESSTON — The Hesston High School girls’ basketball team downed Larned 46-16 Friday in CKL play.

Hesston led 23-8 at the half.

Caryn Yoder led Hesston with 11 points. Anna Humphreys added 10.

Cadee Upson scored eight points for 2-15 Larned.

HESSTON 46, LARNED 16

Larned;3;5;6;2;—;16

Hesston;11;12;18;5;–;46

LARNED (2-15, 0-7) — Krehbiel 0 0-2 4, 2; K.Holt 0 0-0 1, 0; A.Holt 0 0-0 2, 0; Tapia 0 0-0 1, 0; Herrera 0 0-0 2, 0; B.Hemken 0 0-0 0, 0; Collins 1 2-4 1, 4; Lovesee 0 0-0 2, 0; A.Hemken 1 0-0 0, 2; McMahon 0 2-2 0, 2; Upson 4 0-0 1, 8; TOTALS 6 4-8 14, 15.

HESSTON (11-6, 5-2 CKL) — Kaiser 0 1-2 1, 1; Ferralez 2 0-0 4, 4; Yoder 0 (3) 2-4 1, 11; Funk 0 0-0 1, 0; Martin 3 1-2 3, 7; Humphreys 2 (2) 0-0 2, 10; Bartell 1 2-3 1, 4; Kueker 4 1-3 2, 9; TOTALS 12 (5) 7-14 14, 46.

Halstead 43, Hillsboro 29

HALSTEAD — The Halstead Dragon girls stopped Hillsboro 43-29 Friday in CKL play in Halstead.

Halstead led 19-13 at the half.

Karenna Gerber led Halstead with 15 points. Kaleigh O'Brien added 11 points.

Hillsboro, 15-3, was led by Zaylee Werth with 10 points.

HALSTEAD GIRLS 43, HILLSBORO 29

Hillsboro;5;8;11;5;—;29

Halstead;10;9;10;14;—;43

HILLSBORO (15-3, 6-1 CKL) — Klein 0 0-0 0, 0; T.Werth 2 (1) 0-1 1, 7; Funk 1 2-2 2, 4; Kleiner 0 0-0 1, 0; J.Saunders 2 1-1 1, 5; Shahan 1 1-3 4, 3; Z.Werth 2 (1) 3-5 4, 10; Hefley 0 0-0 1, 0; Weisbeck 0 0-0 2, 0; TOTALS 8 (2) 7-12 16, 29.

HALSTEAD (16-2, 6-1 CKL) — Lewis 0 (1) 0-0 2, 3; O’Brien 1 (2) 3-6 2, 11; Schroeder 2 1-3 0, 5; Gerber 3 (1) 6-9 3, 15; Kelley 0 (1) 0-2 2, 3; Schutte 0 0-0 0, 0; Engel 0 0-0 3, 0; McClain 2 2-2 3, 6; TOTALS 8 (5) 12-22 15, 43.

Hesston 44, Halstead 31

HALSTEAD — The Hesston Swather girls used a 16-6 fourth quarter to down rival Halstead 44-31 Saturday in CKL play in Halstead.

The Swathers outscored the Dragons 14-3 from the free throw line.

Hesston led 19-18 at the half and 28-25 after three quarters, holding Halstead to six points in the fourth quarter.

Caryn Yoder led Hesston with 13 points. Katie Kueker added 10 points. Hesston is 12-6, 6-2 in league play.

Karenna Gerber and Kaleigh O'Brien each scored eight points for Halstead, 16-3 overall and 6-2 in CKL play.

Halstead plays Tuesday at Lyons.   Hesston hosts Haven Tuesday.

HESSTON GIRLS 44, HALSTEAD 31

Hesston;12;7;9;16;—;44

Halstead;9;9;7;6;—;31

HESSTON (12-6, 6-2 CKL) — Kaiser 0 0-0 2, 0; Ferralez 2 0-0 3, 4; Yoder 0 (2) 7-9 0, 13; Martin 2 2-3 3, 6; Humphreys 2 5-7 3, 9; Bartell 1 0-2 0, 2; Kueker 5 0-0 3, 10; TOTALS 12 (2) 14-21 14, 44.

HALSTEAD (16-3, 6-2 CKL) — Lewis 0 0-0 3, 0; O’Brien 4 0-1 5, 8; Schroeder 2 1-2 4, 5; Gerber 3 2-7 3, 8; Kelley 2 0-0 2, 6; Schutte 0 0-0 1, 0; Engel 0 0-0 1, 0; McClain 2 0-0 0, 4; TOTALS 11 (2) 3-10 19, 31.

PREP BOYS

Heart of America

Moundridge 54, Sedgwick 51

MOUNDRIDGE — The Moundridge Wildcat boys edged Sedgwick 54-51 Monday night in Heart of America League play in Moundridge.

Down 14-10, the Wildcats rallied to lead 22-21 at the half and 39-38 after three quarters.

“Tonight we knew we were playing for a potential home court sub-state first round game,” Moundridge coach Vance Unrau said. “Came out and competed pretty much every possession. I have challenged our guys to get on the glass and we had more guys grabbing  boards tonight. We need to keep that balance. The game was tight throughout and we found a way to get stops late and shoot free throws to close it out.”

Landon Kaufman led Moundridge with 20 points, followed by Jon Schlosser with 13.

Lance Hoffsommer led Sedgwick with 19 points. Ryan Stucky scored 11 points.

Moundridge is 12-7, 5-3 in HOAL play, and hosts Ell-Saline Tuesday. Sedgwick is 10-7, 4-4 in HOAL play. The Cardinals play Tuesday at Marion and host Haven Thursday.

MOUNDRIDGE BOYS 54, SEDGWICK 51

SEDGWICK (10-7, 4-4 HOAL) — Hoffsommer 7-13 3-4 19, Stucky 4-12 1-1 11, Burns 4-9 0-0 9, Culp 2-3 3-6 7, Crumrine 1-4 0-0 3, Tillman 1-3 0-0 2, Brown 0-0 0-0 0, TOTALS 19-44 7-11 51.

MOUNDRIDGE (12-7, 5-3 HOAL) — Kaufman 4-11 9-11 20, Schlosser 6-9 1-2 13, Unruh 4-6 0-1 9, Churchill 3-8 0-0 8, Wedel 2-3 0-0 4, Schrag 0-1 0-0 0, Doherty 0-0 0-0 0, TOTALS 19-38 10-14 54.

Sedgwick;14;7;17;13;—;51

Moundridge;10;12;17;15;—;54

Total fouls — Sed. 16, Mdg. 11. Technical fouls — n/a. Fouled out — . 3-point shooting — Sed. 6-14 (Hoffsommer 2-5, Stucky 2-4, Burns 1-1, Crumrine 1-4), Mdg. 6-15 (Kaufman 3-6, Unruh 1-2, Churchill 2-6, Schrag 0-1). Rebounds — Sed. 22 (Stucky 6), Mdg. 22 (Kaufman 5, Schlosser 5, Unruh 5). Assists — Sed. 9 (Burns 4), Mdg. 15 (Unruh 6). Turnovers — Sed. 9 (Burns 3, Crumrine 3), Mdg. 8 (Wedel 4). Blocked shots — Sed. 0, Mdg. 4 (Churchill 4). Steals — Sed. 5 (Tillman 2), Mdg. 6 (Schlosser 3).

JV GIRLS

Maize 32, Newton 15

The Newton junior varsity girls’ basketball team fell to Maize 32-15 Saturday at Ravenscroft Gym.

Newton trailed 19-5 at the half.

Newton hosts Salina South Tuesday and Derby Thursday.

NEWTON — Seidl 4, Haag 3, Hendrickson 1, Anderson 4, Blaylock 1, Hernandez 2.

Maize;10;9;9;4;—;32

Newton;2;3;1;9;—;15

CLASS 1A SUB-STATE PAIRINGS

Division I

Semifinals, finals at Canton-Galva

GIRLS

Quarterfinals

7 p.m. Thursday

7. Solomon (4-14) at 2. Sylvan-Lucas Unified (11-4)

6. Canton-Galva (4-14) at 3. Rural Vista (11-5)

TBA Saturday

5. Goessel (5-13) at 4. Lincoln (5-7)

Semifinals

TBA March 3

Lincoln-Goessel winner vs. 1. Little River (16-3)

Sylvan-Lucas Unified—Solomon winner vs. Rural Vista—Canton-Galva winner

Championship game

March 6

Semifinal winners 2 p.m.

BOYS

Quarterfinals

7 p.m. Friday

5. Canton-Galva (9-8) at 4. Goessel (12-6)

7. Lincoln (3-10) at 2. Sylvan-Lucas Unified (13-3)

6. Rural Vista (7-10) at 3. Solomon (15-5)

Semifinals

TBA March 5

Goessel—Canton-Galva winner vs. 1. Little River (18-1)

Sylvan-Lucas Unified—Lincoln winner vs. Solomon-Rural Vista winner

Championship game

March 6

Semifinal winners 5 p.m.

Division II

Semifinals, finals at Peabody

GIRLS

Quarterfinals

7 p.m. Thursday

5. Burrton (3-14) at 4. Hartford (4-10)

6. Chase (1-14) at 3. Centre (4-8)

Semifinals

TBA March 4

Hartford-Burrton winner vs. 1. Central Plains (17-3)

Centre-Chase winner vs. 2. Elyria Christian (15-3)

Championship game

March 6

Semifinal winners 2 p.m.

BOYS

Quarterfinals

7 p.m. Friday

5. Chase (1-13) at 4. Hartford (3-14)

7. Burrton (0-14) at 2. Peabody-Burns (9-8)

6. Centre (0-13) at 3. Central Plains (4-15)

Semifinals

March 5

Hartford-Chase winner vs. 1. Elyria Christian (11-7) 5:30 p.m.

Peabody-Burns—Burrton winner vs. Central Plains-Centre winner 8 p.m.

Championship game

March 6

Semifinal winners 5 p.m.

JUCO MEN

Hesston Col. 87, Betel JV 75

Hesston Col. 76, McPherson JV 74

HESSTON — The Hesston College men’s basketball team won a pair of games in recent action, beating the Bethel junior varsity 87-75 at home Saturday and the

McPherson junior varsity 76-74 Sunday in McPherson.

Against Bethel, Langston Flowers scored 26 points, hitting 15 of 15 from the free throw line. Juwaun Clifton scored 16 points. Jerome Jackson scored 15 points. Elijah Smith scored 14 points with 15 rebounds.

For the Bethel JV, Jaden McGrath scored 20 points. Marcus Labonde scored 15 points. John Mann scored 13 points.

Against McPherson, Smith scored 22 points with 14 rebounds. Clifton and Flowers each scored 13 points. Ethan Hildebrand scored 10 points.

For McPherson, Anthony Peterson-Lockett scored 14 points. Eyan Gooden scored 11 points. Kevin Credit Jr. and Tuck Lang each scored 10 points.

Hesston is 6-3 and hosts On Point Academy at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

JUCO WOMEN

Hesston Col. 60, Bethel JV 48

HESSTON — The Hesston College women’s basketball team downed the Bethel junior varsity 60-48 Sunday at Yost Center.

Hesston led 30-20 at the half.

Sydney Bontrager, Destiny Kessay and Aydan Evans each scored 13 points for Hesston. Bontrager had 10 rebounds. Natalia Bochenek scored 11 points.

Brittney Nortz scored eight points for Bethel.

Hesston is 4-3, on a three-game winning streak, and hosts Southeast (Neb.) Community College at 5 p.m. Wednesday.