Stew-Stras Wins Homecoming Battle w/Windsor, Cowden-Herrick Comes Up Short
Published on November 28 2013 7:58 pm
Last Updated on November 28 2013 7:58 pm
Written by Greg Sapp
The Stewardson-Strasburg Comets won their Homecoming game to open their season Wednesday night, downing the Windsor Blue Devils in overtime 72-69. The Comets will return the favor and play at Windsor's Homecoming game in a just a couple of weeks.
Windsor led 15-12 after one quarter, but the Comets held a 28-26 lead at halftime. Stew-Stras was up 47-41 after three quarters, but the Blue Devils outscored the Comets 19-13 in the fourth quarter to force the overtime. Stew-Stras outscored Windsor 12-9 in the extra period to claim the win.
Brandon Helmuth with 28 points and Jason Fry with 26 points paced Stew-Stras to the win. Tristan Warner had 23 and Garrett Haddock 16 for the Blue Devils.
Despite 56 points from Colton Burrus and Dylan Barnes, the Cowden-Herrick Hornets lost 75-72 at the Mulberry Grove Thanksgiving Tournament Wednesday night to Mulberry Grove.
Mulberry Grove led 15-10 after one quarter and 35-31 at halftime. After a 16-16 third quarter, Cowden-Herrick outscored Mulberry Grove 25-24 in the final period, but came up three points short.
Colton Burrus scored 35 points for Cowden-Herrick on 14 of 23 shooting including three three-pointers. Dylan Barnes added 21 points on eight of 12 shooting.