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February 7, 2014

Prep roundup: Girls swimming sectional concludes today at Plainfield

PLAINFIELD — All three Vigo County high schools will be represented in the finals of the Plainfield girls swimming and diving sectional today.

The diving is slated for 9 a.m. and the swimming finals will begin at 1 p.m.

Katherine and Rachel Senseman of Terre Haute South will lead the Vigo County contingent. Katherine was fastest qualifer in the 50- and 100-yard freestyle during Thursday’s preliminary round, while her younger sister Rachel was top qualifier in the 100 butterfly and 100 backstroke.

South has 25 swims scheduled in today’s finals, Terre Haute North has 15 and West Vigo has two.

Girls basketball

Evansville Central 58, Terre Haute North 41 — At Terre Haute North, Zuri Sanders and Zion Sanders fired in 25 and 14 points respectively to lead the visitors to victory.

North’s top scorer was Adrienne Pritchard with 19 points.

EVANSVILLE CENTRAL (58) — Zu. Sanders 11 3-6 25, Zi. Sanders 5 1-2 14, Muensterman 3 0-0 8, Thomas 3 0-0 6, Reiter 1 0-0 3, Lombard 1 0-1 2, Jones 0 0-0 0, McKnight 0 0-0 0. Totals 24 FG, 4-9 FT, 58 TP.

TERRE HAUTE NORTH (41) — Pritchard 8 2-4 19, Lau. Curley 3 1-3 8, Sykes 2 1-2 6, Howes 1 2-2 4, Bendickson 1 0-0 3, Ward 0 1-2 1, Lucas 0 0-0 0, Sacopulos 0 0-0 0, Latta 0 0-0 0, Granda 0 0-0 0. Totals 15 FG, 7-13 FT, 41 TP.

Evansville Central    14    19    16    9    —    58

Terre Haute North    15    7    15    4    —    41


3-point goals — Zion Sanders 3, Muensterman 2, Reiter, Pritchard, Lau. Curley, Sykes, Bendickson. Total fouls — EC 11, THN 9. Fouled out — none.

JV — Evansville Central won.

Next — North (13-6) will face Martinsville at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Class 4A Terre Haute North Sectional.

Marshall 77, Casey 17 — At Marshall, Ill., the host Lions wrapped up an undefeated season and won their fourth straight Little Illini Conference championship Friday afternoon.

Kaydie Grooms had 23 points, Brooke Boyer 13, Breah Keim 12 and Demi Burdick eight points, seven rebounds and four blocked shots for the winners. Niki Brandenburg had six points for the Warriors.

CASEY (17) — Littlejohn 1 0-0 3, Noggle 0 0-0 0, Thompson 0 0-0 0, C.Cox 1 0-0 2, Cutright 0 3-6 3, Sherwood 0 0-0 0, Davidson 0 0-0 0, Bierman 0 0-0 0, Brandenburg 3 0-0 6, Black 1 0-0 3, V.Cox 0 0-0 0. Totals 6 FG, 3-6 FT, 17 TP.

MARSHALL (77) — Switzer 0 0-0 0, Sandefer 0 0-0 0, Burdick 3 2-2 8, Boyer 6 1-1 13, Keim 4 0-0 12, Kile 1 0-0 2, Thompson 3 1-2 7, Murphy 2 1-2 6, Maynard 0 0-0 0, Grooms 10 3-3 23, Macke 2 0-0 4, Davidson 0 0-0 0, Gorrell 0 0-0 0, Sweitzer 1 0-0 2. Totals 32 FG, 8-10 FT, 77 TP.

Casey    7    5    2    3    —    17

Marshall    20    23    22    12    —    77


3-point goals — Littlejohn, Black, Keim 4, Murphy. Total fouls — Casey 10, Marshall 4. Fouled out — V.Cox.

Next — Marshall (24-0, 11-0 LIC) meets the winner of the Casey-Robinson game at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Class 2A Mt. Carmel Regional.

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