MISSOURIAN ROUNDUP: Oran boys basketball edges Scott City in conference contest, Christmas Tourney preview

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Jacob Shoemaker scored 22 points as host Oran was able to hang on and fly away with its first conference win of the season, 69-63, over Scott City in both teams' conference opener. The matchup was a preview of an opening-round game in the upcoming Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament.

Cole Priggel recorded 21 points for Oran (3-2, 1-0 Scott-Mississippi Conference), which held a five-point lead at halftime. Max Priggel pitched in 14 points for the Eagles, who scored one more point in the final frame after the third-quarter deadlock to get the victory in their first home game of the season.

Dylan Keller finished with a game-high 27 points before fouling out for Scott City (3-2, 0-1). Braden Cox contributed 12 points for the Rams.

Scott City16111422--63
Oran14181423--69

SCOTT CITY (63) -- Dylan Keller 27, Jaden Kaiser 11, Joe Panagos 2, Casey Medlin 11, Braden Cox 12. FG 13, FT 22-27, F 20 (3-pointers: Kaiser 2, Medlin 2, Keller. Fouled out: Keller.)

ORAN (69) -- Max Priggel 14, Layne Johnson 10, Jacob Shoemaker 22, Cole Priggel 21, Drew Reischman 2. FG 19, FT 16-21, F 20 (3-pointers: Shoemaker 3, M. Priggel 2. Fouled out: None.)

JV -- Oran won 53-50

Bell City 58, Leopold 38

Cole Nichols sank a game-high 19 points as the host Cubs prevailed over the winless Wildcats in their home opener.

Austin Hicks netted 14 points for Bell City (3-2), which held a two-to-one advantage at halftime.

Tristan Graham recorded 15 points to pace Leopold (0-5).

Leopold710615--38
Bell City1123222--58

LEOPOLD (38) -- Grant Koenig 6, Tristan Graham 15, Dalton Forrester 2, Ryan Lewis 6, Blake Leazenby 4, Jack Jones 1, David Gray 4. FG 11, FT 7-13, F 18 (3-pointers: Graham 2, Lewis. Fouled out: None.)

BELL CITY (58) -- Chase Dembowski 1, Logan Yates 12, Cole Nichols 19, Austin Hicks 14, Jeffrey Allen 2, Bobby Wright 10. FG 21, FT 12-25, F 18 (3-pointers: Hicks, Wright. Fouled out: None.)

Greenville 67, Delta 53

Freshman Isaiah Thomas scored just over half of his team's total points for a game-high 27 points, 15 of which came from behind the arc, but it was not enough to propel the Bobcats past the Bears in the road loss.

Freshman Eric Mitchell chipped in 12 points for Delta (2-5), which trailed by only three points at halftime before the third-quarter stalemate. The Bears staged a final-quarter rally and outscored the Bobcats by 11 points in the final frame to come away with the win.

Tye Huff drained 19 points and Trey McDaniel added 13 points to lead Greenville (5-1).

Delta17131310--53
Greenville22111321--67

DELTA (53) -- Charlie Ledbetter 2, Jon Bond 6, Grant Coomer 3, Eric Mitchell 12, Damon Bartels 3, Isaiah Thomas 27. FG 15, FT 5-10, F 17 (3-pointers: Thomas 5, Coomer. Fouled out: None.)

GREENVILLE (67) -- Trey McDaniel 13, Lane McDaniel 4, Jake Fox 12, Trevor Willard 2, Jace Osborn 4, Payton Tidwell 4, Tye Huff 19, Taylor Allen 9. FG 19, FT 10-20, F 15 (3-pointers: Huff 4, T. McDaniel 3. Fouled out: None.)

JV -- Greenville won 29-28 (Half)

Meadow Heights 74, Kelly 51

The Panthers used a big second quarter to break open the game and moved to 4-2 on the season with a 23-point victory over the Hawks.

Meadow Heights' Lane Baremore led all scorers with 28 points, while teammate Devin Wilfong added 13.

Kade Proctor paced Kelly (0-4) with 13 points while Cayden Williams added 10.

The Panthers made 30 trips to the free-throw line, converting 18 attempts.

Kelly1781511--51
Meadow Heights20171819--74

KELLY (51) -- Cayden Williams 10, Kade Proctor 13, Isai Campos 18, Quintin Lara 2, Carlos Ambrocio 8. FG 10, FT 10-15, F 27. (3-pointers: Campos 3, Williams 2, Proctor 2. Fouled out: Ambrocio.)

MEADOW HEIGHTS -- Zac Liley 2, Austin Gruenke 2, Spencer Bragg 3, Trent Liley 11, Blake Bollinger 9, Lane Baremore 28, Alex Thompson 2, Scott Pohlman 4, Devin Wilfong 13. FG 22, FT 18-30, F 17. (3-pointers: Baremore 4. Fouled out: None.)

Perryville 81, Fredericktown 50

Garrett Dix put up a game-high 22 points as the Pirates sailed to victory over the Black Cats to get their second home win.

Jeff Reisenbichler pitched in 19 points for Perryville (4-1), which held a 40-27 advantage at halftime and went on to outscore the Black Cats by 16 points in the second half.

Logan Winkleman tallied 14 points to sustain Fredericktown (1-4).

Fredericktown12151211--50
Perryville23172415--81

FREDERICKTOWN (50) -- Colton Rehkop 5, Bernard Dorsey 7, Clark Penuel 7, Ethan Rouse 8, Jonathan Moore 8, Logan Winkleman 14, Kenny Couch 1. FG 11, FT 13-19, F 8 (3-pointers: Rouse 2, Winkleman 2, Penuel. Fouled out: None.)

PERRYVILLE (81) -- Aaron Mueller 6, Garrett Dix 22, Zach Cissell 7, Josh Robinson 7, Logan Thaxton 10, Jeff Reisenbichler 19, Cole Gerstenberger 3, Bryce Flaherty 2, Kyle Rittenberg 5. FG 27, FT 6-9, F 18 (3-pointers: Dix 4, Cissell, Reisenbichler, Robinson. Fouled out: None.)

JV -- Fredericktown won 35-32

Zalma 56, Naylor 47

Dallan Stotts sank a game-high 16 points to lead the Bulldogs to their first win of the season in their home-debut victory over the Eagles.

Logan Borders netted 13 points for Zalma (1-3), which jumped out to a 12-point lead at halftime. The Eagles went on to outscore the hosts by three points in the third quarter before the final-frame standstill.

Jake Ward scored 15 points and Evan Bergeron added 11 points to pace Naylor (2-2).

Naylor1110179--47
Zalma1518149--56

NAYLOR (47) -- Landon Elledge 6, Freddy Emmons 8, Jake Ward 15, Eathan Brown 2, Evan Bergeron 11, Brandon Cook 5. FG 17, FT 4-7, F 19 (3-pointers: Elledge 2, Cook. Fouled out: Cook.)

ZALMA (56) -- Jacob Steinberg 9, Peyton Ford 11, Zach Findley 4, Logan Borders 13, Alex Durbin 3, Dallan Stotts 16. FG 15, FT 11-19, F 17 (3-pointers: Stotts 2, Borders, Findley, Ford. Fouled out: None.)

JV -- Naylor won 59-30

Saxony Lutheran 74, Oak Ridge 33

William Rogers recorded a game-high 23 points as the Crusaders trounced the Bluejays on the road to remain undefeated.

Trae Robinson netted 10 points for Saxony Lutheran (4-0), which roamed out to a 26-point lead at the intermission.

Jacob Hunt tallied 13 points and nine rebounds to pace Oak Ridge (3-2).

Saxony16281812--74
Oak Ridge108123--33

SAXONY LUTHERAN (74) -- William Rogers 23, Keevin Dyke 2, Nathan Ruark 7, Karsten Short 6, Paiton Miller 6, Dewayne Giboney 7, Corie Williams 6, Jalen Williams 5, Will Walker 2, Trae Robinson 10. FG 23, FT 1-2, F 10 (3-pointers: Rogers 3, Miller 2, Short 2, Giboney, J. Williams. Fouled out: None.)

OAK RIDGE (33) -- David Layton 7, Jordan Barker 5, Kyle Keller 2, Jacob Hunt 13, Tyee Curry 6. FG 9, FT 3-5, F 7 (3-pointers: Hunt 2, Barker, Layton. Fouled out: None.)

JV -- Saxony Lutheran won 65-38

Providence Classical 54, Eagle Ridge 51

Nemanja Tosic finished with a game-high 24 points but it was not enough as the Eagles fell three points short to the visiting Panthers to suffer their first loss of the season.

Hunter Jones added 19 points, 15 of which came from behind the arc, for Eagle Ridge (8-1).

Brandon Haverink scored 18 points and Josh Marcotte chipped in 17 points to lead Providence Classical Christian Academy (5-2).

Providence14151213--54
Eagle Ridge1020183--51

PROVIDENCE CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (54) -- Brandon Haverdink 18, Josh Marcotte 17, Abram Egger 7, Eliott Gathman 4, Trey Johnson 4, Josh Creed 4. FG 16, FT 10-17, F 11 (3-pointers: Haverdink 2, Marcotte 2. Fouled out: None.)

EAGLE RIDGE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (51) -- Nemanja Tosic 24, Hunter Jones 19, Anand Patel 6, Collin Barger 2. FG 11, FT 5-12, F 12 (3-pointers: Jones 5, Tosic 3. Fouled out: None.)

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Eagle Ridge 31, Providence Classical 23

Jessie Gartman scored a game-high 16 points as the Eagles remained unbeaten with the win at home over the Panthers.

Eagle Ridge (8-0) trailed 13-6 at halftime but turned things around in the second half to fly away with the victory.

Mary Creed had 10 points for Providence Classical Christian Academy (5-2).

Providence21146--23
Eagle Ridge511114--31

PROVIDENCE CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (23) -- Mary Creed 10, Maya Washington 5, Bonnie Egger 6, Alyssa Haverdink 2. FG 6, FT 2-5, F 15 (3-pointers: Egger 2, Creed. Fouled out: Egger.)

EAGLE RIDGE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (31) -- Sarah Jackson 6, Noel Friedrich 4, Jesse Gartman 16, Rachel Margrabe 6. FG 11, FT 9-17, F 11 (3-pointers: None. Fouled out: None.)

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