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Tuesday, February 11, 2014 9:32 PM

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Rangers pound Musketeer boys

FORT JENNINGS — New Knoxville owned the first and third periods 41-12 and secured a 76-57 non-league boys basketball victory over Fort Jennings Tuesday night inside The Fort of Fort Jennings High School.

The game was a makeup from a postponement Jan. 25.

The torrid Rangers placed four in double digits: Jalen Fullenkamp with 16, Andrew Arnett 14, Ethan Kuck 11 and Isaac Kuntz 10.

The Musketeers were topped by a trio: Connor Wallenhorst with 18 and 12 each by Nick Von Sossan and Austin Kehres.

The Rangers canned 33-of-52 overall, 4-of-10 long range, for 63.5 percent and 6-of-9 at the line (66.7%). They controlled 29 boards (9 offensive) as Arnett, Fullenkamp, Kuntz and Shane Topp added five each; 12 assists (Arnett and Ryan Lageman 3 each), 11 steals (Fullenkamp, Kuntz, Lageman, Topp and Ben Kuck 2 each), three turnovers and nine fouls.

The Musketeers notched 21-of-43 total shooting, 11-of-23 3-pointers, for 48.8 percent and 4-of-8 singles (50%), 17 caroms (4 offensive) as Von Sossan had six, five assists (Von Sossan and Mike Berelsman 2), six steals (Von Sossan 4), five miscues and 11 fouls.

Fort Jennings hosts Pandora-Gilboa 6 p.m. Saturday.

NEW KNOXVILLE (76)

2-pts. 3-pts. FTs Pts.

Jalen Fullenkamp 5-2-0-16, Andrew Arnett 5-0-4-14, Ethan Kuck 3-1-2-11, Isaac Kuntz 5-0-0-10, Adam Howe 4-0-0-8, Ben Kuck 4-0-0-8, Ryan Lageman 1-1-0-5, Shane Topp 1-0-0-2, Nick Topp 1-0-0-2, Logan Leffel 0-0-0-0, Dylan Gabel 0-0-0-0. Totals 29-4-6-76.

FORT JENNINGS (57)

2-pts. 3-pts. FTs Pts.

Connor Wallenhorst 4-2-4-18, Nick Von Sossan 0-4-0-12, Nate German 0-0-0-0, Mark Metzger 2-0-0-4, Josh Wittler 0-0-0-0, Logan Sickels 1-0-0-2, Austin Kehres 3-2-0-12, Alex Berelsman 0-0-0-0, Aaron Neidert 0-2-0-6, Tyler Ricker 0-1-0-3. Totals 10-11-4-57.

Score by Quarters:

New Knoxville 20 20 21 15 - 76

Ft. Jennings 7 19 5 26 - 57

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Elida boys edge Bellefontaine

BELLEFONTAINE — Elida was coming off an emotional 1-point win against cross-town rival Lima Central Catholic Saturday night when they paid a visit to Bellefontaine Tuesday night to battle the Chieftains.

It didn’t come down to the final second but it did go down to the wire as the Bulldogs escaped with a 55-52 non-conference squeaker.

Purdue-bound senior Dakota Mathias paced the winning Bulldogs (16-3) with 31 markers, including five triples and 8-of-10 from the foul line, while senior Louis Gray added nine.

Guiding the Chieftains (15-6) were Max Oyer with 12, AJ Gorham 11 and 6-7 Caleb Mitchell 10.

Elida hosts Bath in WBL action Friday.

ELIDA (55)

2-pt. 3-pt. FTs Pts.

Clark Etzler 1-0-1-3, Marquevious Wilson 1-1-1-6, Austin Allemeier 3-0-0-6, Louis Gray 1-2-1-9, Dakota Mathias 4-5-8-31. Totals 10-8-11/16-55.

BELLEFONTAINE (52)

2-pt. 3-pt. FTs Pts.

AJ Gorham 3-1-2-11, Max Oyer 4-0-4-12, Caleb Mitchell 4-0-2-10, Jarrod Houchin 2-0-1-5, Triston Tillman 3-0-1-7, Daniel Boy 1-1-2-7. Totals 17-2-12/13-52.

Score by Quarters:

Elida 16 5 17 17 - 55

Bell. 12 15 15 10 - 52

JV score: 40-32 (Bellefontaine).

 

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