Archive - Feb 28, 2013 - Latest Sports
TOPEKA â€” Sure, getting off to a fast start is important, but once youâ€™ve got your opponent in the rearview, itâ€™s equally important to keep your foot on the gas.
CULVER â€” Oregon-Davisâ€™ boys basketball team ran into a buzzsaw called Michigan City Marquette Wednesday.
The Class A No. 8 Blazers hit at a 62-percent clip from the field, landing four players in double figures and distributing 27 assists in an 89-41 win over the Bobcats in Class A Sectional 51 action at Culver Communityâ€™s John R. Nelson Gymnasium.
Marquette advances to a Friday semifinal against Westville, a 69-41 winner over South Central in the other first-round contest Wednesday. The host Cavs and No. 10 Triton tip off in the first semifinal Friday at 6:30 p.m.
St. Joe shoots through New Prairie
South Bend St. Joseph shot 50 percent from beyond the arch, and the Indians handed New Prairie a 55-44 defeat at the Class 3A Plymouth Sectional Wednesday.
St. Joe advances to play John Glenn, which drew the bye at the seven-team tournament, in the early semifinal Friday at 6 p.m. Sectional 19 action resumes at The Rock tonight with Culver Military playing defending champion Mishawaka Marian at 6 p.m., followed by a match-up between the host Pilgrims and Jimtown.