Prep Boys Basketball

Prep Roundup: Indians clamp down in second half to complete comeback

By THE HERALD-WHIG STAFF
Posted: Dec. 7, 2018 1:10 am

The Clark County boys basketball team erased a 14-point halftime deficit to pick up a 48-42 non-conference victory over Canton on Thursday night in Kahoka, Mo.

The Indians limited the Tigers to four points in the third quarter and just 11 overall in the second half.

Chase Norton scored a game-high 18 points for Clark County and was one of five players to score in the fourth quarter when the Indians took the lead. Conner Mack had five of his 10 points in the fourth quarter.

Brody Smith led Canton with 17 points, 14 coming in the first half. Ben McKenzie added 12.

Palmyra 68, Mark Twain 40: The Panthers held the Tigers without a field goal in the second quarter and cruised to the victory in the semifinals of the Monroe City Tournament, giving Palmyra coach Ryan Wood his 200th career victory.

The Panthers (4-0) will face Monroe City in Saturday night's tournament championship.

Palmyra outscored Mark Twain 21-2 in the second quarter, getting seven points from Bill Nunnelly. Ragar McKinney led the Panthers with 16 points. Presten Eckler led Mark Twain (2-2) with 19 points.

Louisiana 68, Paris 50: Derek Richards made five 3-pointers and had 23 points to lead the Bulldogs to the consolation semifinal victory in the Monroe City Tournament. Richards made three 3-pointers and had 12 points in the first half as Louisiana opened up a 39-16 halftime lead. Tramaine Chatman added 19 points for Louisiana (1-3).

Western 68, Brown County 45: Preston Wellman and Kyle Colgrove combined for 39 points as the Wildcats won the North Greene Tournament semifinal game in White Hall, Ill. The pair combined for 20 points in the first half as the Wildcats (6-2) opened up a 34-18 lead. Wellman finished with 21 points, and Colgrove had 18. Nathan Hendricker made 11 field goals had 23 points to lead the Hornets (1-2).

Father McGivney 47, Pleasent Hill 19: Isaiha Rogers scored eight points for the Wolves (0-3) in the consolation bracket of the North Greene Tournament.

Clark County 48, Canton 42

CANTON

Smith 7 2-7 17, Wingerter 0 0-0 0, C. Brick 3 2-2 8, Berhorst 0 0-0 0, McKenzie 4 4-8 12, Durst 2 0-0 5. Totals 16 8-17 42.

CLARK COUNTY

Sommers 2 0-0 5, Kracht 2 0-1 4, Plenge 2 1-2 6, Lemmon 0 2-6 2, Billings 1 0-0 3, Davis 0 0-0 0, Mack 3 3-4 10, Harper 0 0-0 0, Norton 9 0-1 18. Totals 19 6-14 48.

Canton 18 13 4 7--42

Clark County 8 9 14 17--48

3-point field goals--Canton 2(Smith, Durst), Clark County 4(Sommers, Plenge, Billings, Mack). Fouls--Canton 14, Clark County 17. Fouled Out--Norton.

Monroe City Tournament

Palmyra 68, Mark Twain 40

PALMYRA (4-0)

Durst 3 1-1 7, Roland 2 1-2 7, McKinney 7 1-1 16, Nunnelly 4 1-3 9, Lafferty 4 3-3 11, Abbott 1 0-0 2, Meyers 2 0-0 5, Locke 0 0-0 0, Plunkett 1 0-0 2, Haerr 3 0-0 6. Totals 27 7-12 68.

MARK TWAIN (2-2)

Haner 0 0-0 0, Spoonhower 1 0-0 2, Peters 1 1-2 3, Burton 4 3-4 12, Whaley 0 0-0 0, Bridges 0 0-0 0, Eckler 6 5-6 19, Elliot 1 4-4 7. Totals 13 13-16 40.

Palmyra 10 21 13 24--68

Mark Twain 15 2 10 13--40

3-point field goals--Palmyra 4 (Roland 2, McKinney, Meyers), Mark Twain 4 (Eckler 2, Burton, Elliot). Fouls--Palmyra 15, Mark Twain 14. Fouled out--None.

Louisiana 68, Paris 50

LOUISIANA (1-3)

Chatman 7 3-5 19, Washingotn 4 1-1 9, Ulloa 1 1-4 4, Richards 7 4-9 23, Peserson 0 0-0 0, Hutt 0 0-2 0, Feldwerth 4 0-0 10, Perkins 0 0-0 0, Capps 1 1-2 3. Totals 24 10-23 68.

PARIS (0-3)

Lagerud 0 0-0 0, Mitchell 1 0-0 2, Edwards 2 2-2 7, 0 1-2 1, Heitmeyer 1 0-0 2, B. Miller 0 0-2 0, D. Miller 8 0-3 16, Ebbesmeyer 6 4-4 16, Painter 0 0-0 0, Ragsdale 3 0-0 6, Forrest 3 2-2 8. Totals 24 9-15 50.

Louisiana 16 23 20 9--68

Paris 5 11 18 16--50

3-point field goals--Louisiana 10 (Richards 5, Chatman 2, Feldwerth 2, Ulloa), Paris 1 (Edwards). Fouls--Louisiana 17, Paris 22. Fouled out--Capps, Edwards.

North Greene Tournament

Western 68, Brown County 45

WESTERN (6-2)

Dell 1 0-2 3, Wellman 8 4-4 21, Hively 3 2-2 9, Dunker 1 0-2 2, Dixon 0 0-0 0, Rueb 1 3-4 5, Colgrove 7 3-5 18, Depke 2 0-0 4, Archamdo 3 0-2 6. Totals 26 12-21 68.

BROWN COUNTY (1-2)

Buss 0 0-0 0, Schmitz 4 1-2 9, Fullertan 0 0-0 0, Johnson 0 0-0 0, Woodward 0 0-0 0, Hendricker 11 0-3 23, Farve 0 0-0 0, Miller 2 0-0 4, Brady Bergman 3 2-2 8, Fuqua 0 1-4 1. Totals 20 4-11 45.

Western 18 16 18 16--68

Brown County 10 8 9 18--45

3-point field goals--Western 4 (Dell, Wellman, Hively, Colgrove), Brown County 1 (Hendricker). Fouls--Western 17, Brown County 18. Fouled out--None.

Father McGivney 47, Pleasant Hill 19

PLEASANT HILL (0-3)

Helm 0 0-0 0. Freesmeyer 0 0-0 0, Lamberson 0 0-0 0, Rogers 3 1-4 8, Pults 0 0- 0, G. Coy 1 0-0 2, T. Coy 2 0-0 5, Anderson 2 2-4 6, Wright 1 0-0 2. Totals 7 4-10 19

FATHER MCGIVNEY (3-4)

Weir 2 0-0 5, Deakos 1 0-0 3, Dupy 3 1-4 7, Villhard 6 0-0 13, Jones 0 0-0 0, Fox 0 0-0 0, Wuchetti 3 0-0 7, Wenos 1 0-0 2, Tanzyus 0 0-0 0, Baasel 1 0-0 2, Scott 4 0-0 8, Cook 0 0-0 0. Totals 21, 1-4 47

Pleasant Hill 7 3 4 5--19

Father McGivney 14 17 10 6--47

3-point field goals--Pleasant Hill 1 (Rogers), Father McGivney 4 (Weir, Deakos, Villard, Wuchetti). Fouls--Pleasant Hill 7, Father McGivney 9. Fouled out--None.