Sports

Bulldogs split at Blue Valley

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Girls win by 10 over Rams RANDOLPH – Blue Valley stayed close to Linn throughout their league game last Tuesday at Randolph, but the Lady Bulldogs were able to hold onto a nice margin throughout and came home with a 10-point win, 47-37. Kyrah Peters led the team with 19 points and had six assists.

Eagles go up early for win

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FRANKFORT – Clifton-Clyde was able to get off to a good start against Washington County in the first round of the Twin Valley League tournament on Saturday in Frankfort. The Eagles built a comfortable lead then held the margin through most of the game, winning 40-34.

Eagles get nonleague win over Sylvan-Lucas

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CLYDE – Six players scored in the third quarter for Clifton-Clyde on Thursday at home against Sylvan-Lucas, to pull away from what was a six-point lead at half. Senior Wyatt Lange had eight points in that quarter on his way to a team-leading 21 points in the 57-41 win.

FIRST ROUND OF TWIN VALLEY LEAGUE TOURNAMENT

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GIRLS GAMES Clifton-Clyde advances with win over Onaga FRANKFORT – A 32-point, 12-rebound game by Clifton-Clyde freshman Shea Wurtz helped the Eagles to a first round win over Onaga on Saturday in the Twin Valley League tournament at Frankfort. The Eagles were up 30-14 by half and held on for a 52-42 win.

Hanover comes from behind for Axtell win

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HANOVER – Hanover held a one-point lead at halftime against Axtell on Tuesday at home and fell behind in the third before pulling away for a 46-41 league win. Jacob Jueneman had a double-double to lead the Wildcats, scoring 11 points and grabbing 14 rebounds. Keagan Dimler had a strong game with nine steals and six assists, to go along with his nine points.

Lady Wildcats win by 33 over Axtell

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HANOVER – Lady Wildcats head coach Chris Beikmann said his team had a lot of focus right from the start of their game against Axtell on Tuesday at home. Hanover had a 29-14 lead at half and won handily, 51-18. Allison Jueneman had a season high 17 points in the win, while Ceegan Atkins contributed nine points, eight rebounds and five steals.

JUNIOR HIGH ACTION

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Washington County at Hanover Hanover’s Camron Jueneman, left, attempts to drive around the defense of Washington County’s Garrison Sand when the two junior high teams met on Jan. 26.

SCOREBOARD

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BOYS Friday, Jan. 8 Hanover 74, Frankfort 53 Clifton-Clyde 63, Axtell 40 Mission Valley 71, D-West 43 Centralia 63, Linn 39 Wetmore 51, Blue Valley 43 Valley Heights 47, Troy 40 GIRLS Friday, Jan.

Clifton-Clyde gets sweep at Axtell

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CLYDE – Senior Wyatt Lange had a huge inside game for Clifton-Clyde in their first game back from break on Friday against Axtell at home. He had a double-double, with 26 points and 12 rebounds. Fellow post Jarik Weiche had 16 points and Aiden Rudolph was successful feeding the ball to them with eight assists. The Eagles won 63- 40.

Hanover girls suffer first loss of season

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HANOVER – Frankfort jumped to a quick lead over the Hanover Wildcats on Friday at Hanover, going up 9-0 before Hanover was able to score. Frankfort hit three 3-pointers in the first quarter, which were their only 3’s of the game. But that first quarter margin allowed Frankfort to carry the lead to the end. Hanover got the score down to four points a couple times, but couldn’t keep momentum to even it up.