Nov. 13 Junior High Boys Basketball Roundup

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Published on November 14 2012 12:11 pm
Last Updated on November 14 2012 3:46 pm
Written by Millie Lange

ALTAMONT -- St. Elmo/Brownstown came calling at Altamont Lutheran and picked up two victories in junior high school basketball action Tuesday evening.

The score was knotted at 10-10 at halftime but St. Elmo/Brownstown went on a tear with a 12-2 third period run for a 26-21 victory. Maxey and Brown tallied 10 each for the winners. Whitt led Altamont Lutheran with nine.

In eighth-grade action, St. Elmo/Brownstown zipped out to a 30-10 first half lead and never looked back in a 52-25 win. Kroll tallied 18 while Feezel added 12 and Austin 10 for the winners. Flores led Altamont Lutheran with 14.

At Altamont

Seventh-Grade Game

St. E/B'town                    8    2    12    4    --    26

Altamont Lutheran          5    5      2    9    --    21

St. Elmo/Brownstown -- Maxey 10, Brown 10, White 2, Behl 2, Denton 2

Altamont Lutheran -- Whitt 9, Kline 7, Kopplin 3, Will 2

Eighth-Grade Game

St. E/B'town                    12    18    16    6    --    52

Altamont Lutheran            4      6      6    9    --    25

St. Elmo/Brownstown -- Kroll 18, Miller 2, Kelly 4, Austin 10, Golden 6, Feezel 12

Altamont Lutheran -- Flores 14, Whitt 5, Kline 2, Kopplin 2 (two points unaccounted for on boxscore turned in)

At Dieterich

Dieterich claimed the champoinship of its own Seventh-Grade Tournament Tuesday evening.

The Teutopolis B team picked up a 38-9 victory over Newton St. Thomas. In the second contest, Dieterich downed Olney St. Joe 40-32 to win the tournament title.

At Vandalia

Vandalia downed Altamont 41-30 in seventh-grade play. Vandalia took a 15-2 opening quarter lead and led 23-4 at halftime. Casey led the winners with 17 points.

Altamont was led by N. Brown with six.

In the eighth-grade contest, Altamont won 48-26. Three players hit double digits, Shepard with 12, Finn with 11 and Armstrong with 10.

At Vandalia

Altamont          2    2     9    16    --    29

Vandalia         15    8    10      8    --    41

Altamont -- Stevenson 4, Vaughn 6, Brown 11,  Pemberton 4, Higgs 4

Vandalia -- Casey 17, Taylor 6, Bayles 2, Zimmerman 5, McNary 5, Shulman 1, Lidy 2, Truitt 1, Schaub 2

Eighth-Grade Game

Altamont           11    12    15    10    --    48

Vandalia              6      4      6    10    --    26

Altamont -- Armstrong 10, Stone 9, Shepard 12, Finn 11, Cornett 4, D. Miller 2

Vandalia -- Schroeder 2, Well 5, Gordon 16, Jones 2, Nash 1