News From Terre Haute, Indiana

February 22, 2014

Prep roundup: Sullivan boys lose close one to Evansville North

Staff report
The Tribune-Star

SULLIVAN — Host Sullivan led almost the entire game in high school basketball Saturday night, only to be overtaken at the end 64-60 by Evansville North.

The Golden Arrows had a 49-42 lead at the end of three quarters, but the Huskies — who came from behind for a four-point win over Terre Haute South a night earlier — caught and passed the home team when Robert West was fouled on a 3-point attempt and hit all three free throws for a 59-58 lead. The visitors protected their margin with free throws.

Ian Perkinson had 27 points and Michael Willis 10 for Sullivan, while C.J. Hedgepeth had 27 of his own and DeMarshaun Sherman 12 for the Huskies.



EVANSVILLE NORTH (64) — Hedgepeth 8 11-16 27, Millikan 2 2-3 6, West 2 5-5 9, Dixon 2 3-5 8, Sherman 4 2-2 12, Mulherrin 1 0-0 2, Gulledge 0 0-0 0. Totals 19 FG, 23-31 FT, 64 TP.

SULLIVAN (60) — Weszely 3 3-5 9, Pirtle 3 1-2 9, Perkinson 11 5-7 27, Hutchcraft 0 0-2 0, Willis 4 1-3 10, McPhail 0 0-2 0, King 1 0-0 3, Gregory 1 0-0 2. Totals 23 FG, 10-21 FT, 60 TP.

Evansville North14    16    12    22    —    64

Sullivan    14    19    16    11    —    60


3-point goals — Sherman 2, Dixon, Pirtle 2, Willis, King. Total fouls — EN 16, Sullivan 23. Fouled out — Hutchcraft.

JV — Sullivan 50, Evansville North 40.

Next — Sullivan (15-5) hosts South Vermillion on Friday. Evansville North is 7-11.



In other boys high school basketball Saturday:

Turkey Run 62, Eminence 54 — At Marshall, Ind., the host Warriors erupted for 30 points in the fourth quarter — with the help of 12-for-16 free-throw shooting — to hold off the Eels in a game that featured 44 total fouls.

Dewey Ashley and Jacob Budd led Turkey Run in scoring with 17 points apiece. Budd also grabbed 14 rebounds, while Jake Amstutz and Jarred Russell contributed 12 and 11 points respectively. Eminence’s high scorer was Brennan Ringler with 14 points.



EMINENCE (54) — Smith 4 0-0 10, Martin 1 4-6 6, Brock 4 0-0 11, Ringler 3 8-14 14, Hammett 2 0-0 4, Holley 1 2-8 4, Rumbaugh 1 3-6 5. Totals 16 FG, 17-34 FT, 54 TP.

TURKEY RUN (62) — Ashley 6 3-4 17, Amstutz 3 6-8 12, Jones 1 0-1 3, Davis 1 0-0 2, Budd 6 5-5 17, Russell 2 7-11 11, Hunt 0 0-0 0, Nevins 0 0-0 0, J.Ferguson 0 0-0 0, D.Ferguson 0 0-0 0, Munoz 0 0-0 0, Mitchell 0 0-0 0. Totals 19 FG, 21-29 FT, 62 TP.

Eminence    7    8    10    29    —    54

Turkey Run    12    8    12    30    —    62


3-point goals — Brock 3, Smith 2, Ashley 2, Jones. Total fouls — E 22, TR 22. Fouled out — Rumbaugh.

JV — Turkey Run won.

Next — Turkey Run (2-17) will visit North Putnam on Monday. Eminence (5-13) will travel to Monrovia on Tuesday.



Covington 65, South Vermillion 48 — At Covington, Dru Strayer fired in 20 points for the visiting Wildcats, but Chandler Spring tallied 27 points for the winners.



SOUTH VERMILLION (48) — Branz 1 2-2 5, Luft 0 0-0 0, Hines 1 0-0 2, Crouch 0 0-0 0, McMasters 4 0-1 10, Spivey 2 2-2 6, Strayer 7 3-5 20, Bogetto 1 1-2 3, Waldrop 1 0-0 2. Totals 17 FG, 8-12 FT, 48 TP.

COVINGTON (65) — McCone 1 0-0 3, Hegg 3 0-1 7, Fletcher 0 0-0 0, Wright 0 0-2 0, Ollie 0 0-0 0, Noble 3 2-2 9, Coleman 1 2-2 4, C.Spring 9 4-4 27, Ahrens 5 2-4 12, G.Spring 1 1-2 3. Totals 23 FG, 11-17 FT, 65 TP.

South Vermillion    10    18    8    12    —    48

Covington    18    18    21    8    —    65


3-point goals — Strayer 3, McMasters 2, Branz, C.Spring 5, McCone, Noble, Hegg. Total fouls — SV 16, C 15. Fouled out — none.

JV — Covington won 54-42.

Friday varsity score — Riverton Parke 52, South Vermillion 43.

Next — South Vermillion (6-14) will Sullivan on Friday. Covington (16-1) will travel to Benton Central on Tuesday.



Friday

Cloverdale 72, Eminence 56 — At Eminence, Brantson Scott erupted for a career-high 34 points and added 13 rebounds for the visiting Clovers in a nonconference game.

Cooper Neese added 14 points and Marquise Moore 13 for the winners, while Brennan Ringler had 18 and Ethan Holley 11 for the Eels.



CLOVERDALE (72) — Moore 4-13 5-6 13, Hughes 0-0 0-0 0, Fisler 1-1 0-0 2, Collett 2-3 0-1 5, Neese 5-13 2-2 14, Leach 0-0 0-0 0, Schroer 2-3 0-0 4, Lutz 0-0 0-0 0, Scott 10-11 14-17 34. Totals 24-44 FG, 21-26 FT, 72 TP.

EMINENCE (56) — Bredlow 2-3 0-0 5, Holley 5-9 1-1 11, Decker 1-2 0-2 2, Ringler 8-16 0-1 18, Martin 3-5 1-2 7, Hammett 1-6 0-0 2, Rumbaugh 3-7 0-3 6, Wilson 0-0 0-0 0, Brock 1-2 0-0 2, Smith 1-6 0-0 3. Totals 25-56 FG, 2-9 FT, 56 TP.

Cloverdale    18    15    17    22    —    72

Eminence    11    17    17    11    —    56


3-point shooting — Cloverdale 3-16 (Neese 2-9, Collett 1-2, Schroer 0-1, Moore 0-4), Eminence 4-14 (Ringler 2-5, Bredlow 1-2, Smith 1-2, Brock 0-1, Martin 0-2, Hammett 0-2). Total fouls — Cloverdale 15, Eminence 22. Fouled out — Smith. Rebounds — Cloverdale 28 (Scott 13), Eminence 28 (Rumbaugh 11).

Next — Cloverdale (17-1) hosts Clay City today. Eminence (5-12) plays at Turkey Run today.



Robinson 58, Oblong 35 — At Robinson, Ill., Jason Richart had 23 points and Parker Bopp 18 as the Maroons won their regular-season Little Illini Conference finale against their Crawford County rival.

Koert Mehler had 11 points for the Panthers.



OBLONG (35) — Mehler 3-10 4-4 11, Mayhew 2-8 4-10 8, Goodwyn 2-2 0-0 4, Allen 1-4 1-3 3, Brown 1-4 1-4 3, Maus 1-3 1-2 3, Jacobs 0-1 2-3 2, Fear 0-3 1-2 1, Woods 0-1 0-0 0, Spaeth 0-2 0-0 0, Laino 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 10-38 FG, 14-28 FT, 35 TP.

ROBINSON (58) — Griffin 2-6 2-2 7, Richart 8-15 4-4 23, Harrison 0-2 0-2 0, Bopp 8-13 1-3 18, Tennison 0-2 0-0 0, A.Brown 2-2 1-2 5, Dirks 1-2 1-1 3, Hoagland 1-3 0-0 2, Stevens 0-0 0-3 0, W.Wright 0-0 0-0 0, Rains 0-0 0-0 0, White 0-0 0-0 0, Akande 0-0 0-0 0, Albright 0-0 0-0 0, J.Wright 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 22-45 FG, 9-14 FT, 58 TP.

Oblong    8    5    12    10    —    35

Robinson    18    16    8    16    —    58


3-point shooting — Oblong 1-10 (Mehler 1-4, Allen 0-1, Jacobs 0-1, Spaeth 0-1, M.Brown 0-3), Robinson 5-14 (Richart 3-7, Griffin 1-2, Bopp 1-3, Dirks 0-1, Hoagland 0-1). Total fouls — Oblong 21, Robinson 24. Fouled out — Hoagland.

Next — Robinson (13-14, 8-3 Little Illini Conference) plays Marshall on Monday at the Class 2A Robinson Regional.



Casey 62, Effingham St. Anthony 56 — At Casey, Ill., Brandon Wolfe had 22 points while Zack Murphy and Trey Thompson combined for 24 more as the host Warriors wrapped up a 19-6 season with a nonconference win.



EFFINGHAM ST. ANTHONY (56) — Williams 3 0-0 9, Jansen 4 0-0 9, Gibson 0 0-0 0, Greene 1 0-0 2, A.Gardewine 2 1-2 5, Hoelscher 7 3-4 17, Z.Gardewine 0 0-0 0, Goeckner 6 2-4 14, Hartke 0 0-0 0. Totals 23 FG, 6-10 FT, 56 TP.

CASEY (62) — Huisinga 2 2-4 7, Wolfe 7 5-6 22, Murphy 4 4-9 13, Thompson 5 1-2 11, McNeil 2 0-1 4, Lawrence 0 0-0 0, Hollensbe 0 0-0 0, Fisher 2 0-0 5. Totals 22 FG, 12-22 FT, 62 TP.

Effingham St. Anthony    12    13    13    18    —    56

Casey    15    16    9    22    —    62


3-point goals — Williams 3, Jansen, Wolfe 3, Huisinga, Murphy, Fisher. Total fouls — ESA 19, Casey 14. Fouled out — Hoelscher.

Next — Casey (19-6) plays Wednesday against the winner of Monday’s Marshall-Robinson game at the Class 2A Robinson Regional.