Lady Tigers Fall To Goshen In Conference Matchup

GOSHEN – Kacy Bragg and Emma Bohnenkamper had seven points each for Warsaw in its 39-26 Northern Lakes Conference girls basketball loss at Goshen Saturday night.

The game marked the return of Warsaw coach Lenny Krebs to his former home. He coached at Goshen for 14 seasons.

The Lady Tigers trailed by as many as 16 points in the first half, and couldn’t overcome its chilly night shooting from the floor. Warsaw made just eight of its 35 shots (23 percent) for the night.

Goshen wasn’t a lot better, making a third of its shots.

Brielle Harrison led Warsaw with seven rebounds, with Bragg pulling down six boards and Bohnenkamper getting five rebounds.

Warsaw won the junior varsity game 31-16 over the Lady RedHawks. Kensie Ryman had 14 points to lead the Lady Tigers.

Next up for Warsaw (12-7, 3-2 NLC) is a non-conference game with Homestead Tuesday night at the Tiger Den.



GOSHEN 39, WARSAW 26

W    3    7    10    6    –    26

G    6    17    5    11    –    39

Warsaw – Kennedy Patton 1-2 0-0 2, Halle Shipp 0-4 0-0 0, Maddie Ryman 0-8 6-7 6, Miah Holsclaw 0-0 0-0 0, Brielle Harrison 2-5 0-0 4, Kacy Bragg 3-8 0-1 7, Emma Bohnenkamper 0-5 0-2 0, Kaylee Patton 2-3 2-2 7. Totals 8-35 8-12 26.

Goshen – Jillian Kissinger 0-3 1-2 1, Josie Walters 0-1 0-0 0, Brooke Bechtel 0-1 2-2 2, Megan Harmelink 0-0 0-0 0, Regan Mast 2-5 5-6 10, Maggie Gallagher 5-11 2-4 12, Lizzy Kirkton 0-3 2-5 2, Brynn Shoup-Hill 4-10 1-1 10, Kathryn Detwiler 0-1 0-1 0, Breanna Boocher 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 12-36 13-21 39.

Three-pointers – Warsaw 2 (Bragg, Ka. Patton), Goshen 2 (Mast, Shoup-Hill); Rebounds – Warsaw 31 (Harrison 7), Goshen 28 (Shoup-Hill 9); Turnovers – Warsaw 12, Goshen 5; Fouls – Warsaw 19, Goshen 14; Fouled out – Bohnenkamper, Ka.?Patton; Records: Warsaw 12-7 (3-2 NLC), Goshen 11-8 (2-3 NLC).

JV – Warsaw 31, Goshen 16

Warsaw – Kensie Ryman 14, Madelyn Smith 5, Audrey Grimm 4, Brooklyn Fitzgerald 2, Carmen Alberson 2, Kendall Wayne 2, Kaia Hummitch 2.



Lady Squires Win Thriller

NORTH MANCHESTER – Kerigan Hatfield hit a three-point shot as time expired to lift Manchester to a 34-32 comeback win over Wabash in a Three Rivers Conference girls basketball game Saturday night.

Manchester trailed 19-13 at halftime before mounting a comeback. The Lady Squires still trailed 28-25 at the end of the third quarter before the game-ending heroics.

Hatfield’s shot capped a game-high 14-point night. Erika Kendall had 10 points and a team-high eight rebounds.

“What a shot by Kerigan Hatfield to win the game,” Manchester coach Jacob Everett said. “She stepped up in a big moment and knocked it down.

“I couldn’t be happier for her and our team. All of our girls put in the preparation necessary to be in that position tonight. Our coaching staff designed a great game plan that the girls were able to execute. I’m so proud of our team for getting a big conference win.”

Wabash won the junior varsity game 36-33. Gabbie Brewer had 10 points to lead Manchester.

Next up for the Lady Squires (9-9, 5-1 TRC) is a non-conference home game against Fort Wayne Blackhawk Tuesday night.



MANCHESTER 34, WABASH 32

W    10    9    9    4    –    32

M    11    2    12    9    –    34

Wabash – Carmen Higdon 10, Hope Unger 6, Bailey Yoakum 9, Abby Vinopal 2, Alivia Short 5.

Manchester – Kerigan Hatfield 14, Erika Kendall 10, Sydney Day 5, Kennedy Fierstos 3, Emma West 2.

Records: Wabash 9-9 (3-3 TRC), Manchester 9-9 (5-1 TRC)

JV – Wabash 36, Manchester 33

Manchester – Gabbie Brewer 10, Kyrsten Eakright 6, Kennidy Lauer 5,  Morgan Parrett 5, Bailey Mooney 4, Ranissa Shambarger 3.



Lady Warriors Win At Elkhart Memorial

ELKHART – Casey Schroeder had 19 points and Aubrey Kuhn added 17 for Wawasee in its 46-36 Northern Lakes Conference girls basketball win at Elkhart Memorial Saturday afternoon.

Schroeder and Adkins hit a trio of three-pointers each. Hannah-Marie Lamle added eight points in the winning cause.

Wawasee also won the junior varsity game 49-24 over the Lady Chargers. Morgan Adkins had 10 points and Ella Beezley nine for the Lady Warriors.

Next up for Wawasee (9-9, 1-4 NLC) is a game at Whitko Tuesday night.



WAWASEE 46

ELKHART MEMORIAL 36

W    14    11    11    10    –    46

EM    5    19    6    6    –    36

Wawasee – Kensie Smith 0-0 0-0 0, Kabrea Rostochak 0 1-3 1, Hannah-Marie Lamle 4 0-0 8, Casey Schroeder 7 2-2 19, Aubrey Kuhn 4 6-8 17, Caitlin Wortinger 0 1-2 1, Hannah Lancaster 0 0-0 0, Danielle Jenkins 0 0-0 0. Totals 15 9-14 46.

Memorial – Reeves 1 2-2 4, C. Laplzynski 4 1-2 10, L. Laplzynski 1 0-0 2, Peete 2 0-0 5, Curry 2 1-2 6, Kat. Bell 0 0-0 0, Kay Bell 0 0-0 0, Dale 3 3-4 9. Totals 13 7-10 36.

Three-pointers – Wawasee 6 (Schroeder 3, Kuhn 3), Memorial 3 (C. Laplzynski, Peete, Curry); Fouls – Wawasee 14, Memorial 16; Fouled out – Curry; Records: Wawasee 9-9 (1-4 NLC), Memorial 9-8 (1-4 NLC).

JV – Wawasee 49, Memorial 24

Wawasee – Morgan Adkins 10, Ella Beezley 9, Kensie Smith 7, Danielle Jenkins 7, Ava Harker 6, A. Perales 5, Abby Steiner 2, Rhian Galloway 2, Jadison Rostochak 1.



Lady Wildcats Win In OT

SOUTH WHITLEY – Ellie Snep tied the game with a coast-to-coast layup at the end of regulation, and Taylor Reiff scored five points in overtime, all from the free throw line, to send Whitko to its first Three Rivers Conference win of the season, 60-55 over Southwood Saturday night.

Whitko trailed by six after the first quarter, and by as many as eight in the third period before coming back.

"I can't say enough about the effort and toughness of the kids," said Whitko coach Rick Bragg. "We got behind early, kept battling, and refused to lose. This is the culture and expectation we are trying to establish – beat the odds and find a way to win and that is what the kids did tonight."

Snep finished with a double-double of 17 points and 20 rebounds. Sarah Hewitt had nine points, with Reiff and Kayla Schipper getting eight points each.

Next up for Whitko (2-16 overall, 1-5 TRC) is a non-conference home game with Wawasee Tuesday night.



Valley Falls To Lady Zebras

ROCHESTER – Kennedy Musselman had 21 points and 17 rebounds for Rochester in its 39-36 win over 3A No. 7 Tippecanoe Valley in a key Three Rivers Conference girls basketball game Saturday night.

Statistics from the game were not available as of press time.

Rochester is 6-1 in the conference, with Northfield and Manchester next at 5-1. Valley fell to 4-2 in the conference and 15-3 overall.

Valley travels to Peru for a TRC game Tuesday night.



Cougars Get Conference Win

WINONA LAKE – Josh McDaniel had 30 points for Lakeland Christian in its 56-49 win over South Bend Trinity in the Cougars’ first Hoosier Plains Conference boys basketball game Saturday.

McDaniel had four three pointers and made sven shots from inside the arc. Jake Harmon and Landon Twombly had six points each, Braxton Keller had five and Jeremy Gross had four points for LCA.

LCA (6-7 overall) will play a conference game at Granger Christian Tuesday night.



LAKELAND CHRISTIAN 56

SOUTH BEND TRINITY 49

SBT    9    8    15    17    –    49

LCA    9    14    21    12    –    56

Trinity – Thomas 7 0-0 16, Hunsberger 0 4-6 4, Florim 1 1-2 4,  Pinger 1 0-0 2, Loughron 5 0-0 15, Mattimore 2 1-2 5, Slack 1 0-0 2, Kottkamp 0 1-2 1. Totals 17 7-12 49.

LCA – Josh McDaniel 11 4-4 30, Noah Twombly 1 2-2 4, Braxton Keller 1 3-6 5, Jake Harmon 1 3-4 6, Landon Twombly 1 4-5 6, Eli Raymond 0 1-3 1, Jeremy Gross 2 0-0 4. Totals 17 17-24 56.

Three-pointers – Trinity 8 (Loughran 5, Thomas 2, Florim), LCA 5 (McDaniel 5, Harmon); Fouls – Trinity 23, LCA 12; Fouled out – Hunsberger, Pinger; Records: Trinity 7-5 (3-1 HPC), LCA 6-7 (1-0 HPC).



Warriors Down Vikings

AKRON – Visiting Winamac outscored Tippecanoe Valley 17-3 in the fourth quarter to claim a 59-41 non-conference boys basketball victory Saturday afternoon.

Tanner Trippiedi had 14 points to lead the Vikings, and Alex Morrison added nine points. Wes Melanson, Cam Parker and Jace Potter had four points each in the game for Valley.

Valley returns to Three Rivers Conference play Friday at Southwood.



WINAMAC 59

TIPPECANOE VALLEY 41

W    10    18    14    17    –    59

TV    8    14    16    3    –    41

Winamac – Will Larkin 5-13 0-0 12, Sam Griffeth 5-7 0-0 12, Tyler Johnson 3-7 0-0 7, Ryan Huggler 0-0 0-0 0, Calvin Larkin 7-18 4-6 20, Wilson Smith 2-2 0-0 4, Austin Brandt 2-4 0-1 4, Daniel Kasten 0-0 0-0 0, Kiefer 0-0 0-0 0, Carson Despot 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 24-51 4-7 59.

Valley – Tanner Trippiedi 7-19 0-0 14, Dakota Parker 0-1 0-0 0, Wes Melanson 2-3 0-1 4, Jalen Shepherd 1-3 1-2 3, Parkur Dalrymple 1-5 0-0 3, Alex Morrison 4-10 1-2 9, Jaydin Conley 0-0 0-0 0, Cam Parker 0-11 4-4 4, Jace Potter 2-4 0-0 4, Jalen Potter 0-0 0-0 0, Bryce Fisher 0-0 0-0 0, Dwight Conley 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 17-56 6-9 41.

Three-pointers – Winamac 7 (W. Larkin 2, Griffeth 2, C. Larkin 2, Johnson), Valley 1 (Dalrymple); Rebounds – Winamac 32 (Brandt 10), Valley 36 (C. Parker 9); Turnovers – Winamac 8, Valley 11; Fouls –  Winamac 14, Valley 13; Fouled out – none; Records: Winamac 6-5, Valley 2-10.



Freshman Boys Basketball


Wawasee 45, Jimtown 16

Wawasee – Adam Beer 16, Kameron Salazar 7, Ethan Carey 6, Brandon Tayagua 6, Gavin Wilson 5.