HS Roundup 2/28: Catholic Central, Legacy Christian move on in D-IV


Catholic Central dropped Newton 68-37 and Legacy Christian ousted Yellow Springs 64-25 in Wednesday’s Division IV boys sectional basketball tournament action at Troy.

Legacy Christian and Catholic Central will meet up at 7 p.m. on Saturday at Troy with a sectional title on the line.

Legacy jumped ahead quickly with a 20-point swing in the first quarter. Ashton Burke led the way with 17 points, including his 1,000th career point, and Erik Uszysnki added 13.

James Browning and Andrew Clark scored 10 points apiece for Yellow Springs.

Boys Basketball

Brookville 53, National Trail 49: Jacob Gudorf tallied 19 points with eight rebounds and Weston Turner added 10 points with 12 rebounds for Brookville, which will face Anna on Saturday in a D-III sectional final at Vandalia.

Coldwater 53, Jefferson 46: Marcus Bruns chipped in 27 points and Cole Frilling added 12 points with 12 rebounds for Coldwater in a D-III sectional matchup.

Fort Loramie 67, Bradford 40: Dillon Braun poured in 29 points and Austin Siegel tacked on 16 to lead Loramie. Andy Branson had 24 for Bradford. Fort Loramie will face Ansonia on Saturday at Piqua in a D-IV sectional final.

Ansonia 59, Botkins 57: Trevor Alexander scored 19 points and Devyn Sink 15 to help Ansonia hold off a rally effort from Botkins.



Reader Comments


Next Up in Sports

Cincinnati Bengals place 15th player on injured reserve this season
Cincinnati Bengals place 15th player on injured reserve this season

The Cincinnati Bengals on Tuesday placed rookie linebacker Malik Jefferson on injured reserve with foot injury. Jefferson, the 15th Bengal to be placed on IR this season, injured his foot in Sunday’s win over the Raiders . Jefferson, a third-round pick out of the University of Texas, played in 12 games this season...
Versatile rookie Hubbard blossoming for Bengals
Versatile rookie Hubbard blossoming for Bengals

When Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator Bill Lazor walked through the locker room after Sunday’s win against the Oakland Raiders , he paused behind a small group of media members interviewing defensive end Sam Hubbard, caught his attention and mouthed, “I tried.” Hubbard laughed and shouted back,...
College football recruiting: 5 things to know about the early signing period
College football recruiting: 5 things to know about the early signing period

High school football players across the country are set to lock in their college choices Wednesday, decisions that will be felt near and wide.  Here is what you need to know from a local and regional perspective as the second early signing period for college football takes place:  1. Ohio State has another strong class — but not as...
Western Michigan at Dayton: What to know about Wednesday’s game
Western Michigan at Dayton: What to know about Wednesday’s game

Who: Western Michigan (5-5) at Dayton (5-5) When: 7 p.m. Wednesday Where: UD Arena TV/Radio: ESPN+/ AM 1290 and News 95.7 WHIO » FOLLOW THE FLYERS: All the links you need for the season in one place Probable Dayton starters Josh Cunningham, 6-8, R-Sr., 14.8 Jalen Crutcher, 6-1, So., G, 13.3 Trey Landers, 6-5, Jr., G, 10.1 Ryan Mikesell...
Ohio State football will play a Friday night game next fall 
Ohio State football will play a Friday night game next fall 

The third year of the Big Ten’s experiment with Friday night football will included Ohio State.  The Buckeyes’ game at Northwestern, a rematch of the 2018 Big Ten championship game, will be played Oct. 18 in Evanston, Ill.  While the Big Ten’s decision to play three conference games and three nonconference games on Friday...
More Stories