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Culver snaps skid at OD
Trent Elliott had his first double figure outing in four games, and the Culver Cavaliers snapped a three-game skid while handing host Oregon-Davis a 69-40 loss on the road at The Den Wednesday.
Elliott knocked down four 3s on his way to a game-high 22 points, his first double digit production since Culverâ€™s last win at Westville Jan. 11.
Jacoda Anderson and Micah Budzinski each put up 10 in the second straight double figure outing for the duo, meanwhile, as the Cavs tallied a total of 17 assists knocking down 25 of 43 (58 percent) shots from the field for the win.
OD was paced by Craig McIntoshâ€™s 18 points, while freshman Blake Hurford scored eight in the loss, which followed the Bobcatsâ€™ first win of the season in a Bi-County consolation game against Argos Saturday, a 48-47 thriller.
â€˘ CULVER 69, OREGON-DAVIS 40
Score by quarters
Culver: 16 36 50 69
OD: 9 12 24 40
CULVER (69): Kyle Vlach 1 0-0 3, Jordan Sanders 1 0-0 2, Collin Stevens 1 3-4 6, Allen Biggers 2 3-6 8, Trent Elliott 8 2-2 22, Johnny Anderson 1 4-4 6, Jacoda Anderson 5 0-0 10, Tucker Schultz 1 0-0 2, Micah Budzinski 10; Totals: 25 12-16 69.
OREGON-DAVIS (40): Dalton Taylor 0 0-0 0, Zach Taylor 1 0-0 3, Craig McIntosh 7 3-5 18, Nolan Coffin 1 0-0 2, Jake Jones 2 1-2 5, Blake Hurford 1 6-7 8, Zak Johnston 0 2-3 2, Henry Clark 0 2-2 2; Totals: 12 14-19 40.
3-pointers: Culver 7 (Elliott 4, Vlach, Stevens, Biggers), OD 2 (Z. Taylor, McIntosh); Turnovers: Culver 25, OD 17, Rebounds: Culver 35, OD 14; Steals: Culver 8, OD 12; Assists: Culver 17, OD 3; Fouls (fouled out): Culver 15 (Jo. Anderson), OD 16 (none).
Records: Culver 8-6, OD 1-11
JV score: Culver 42, OD 35
CMA beats Marian
Charles Miller made 14 saves while allowing one goal in the third period, and Culver Military beat visiting Mishawaka Marian 3-1 Wednesday.
Kyle Bartelman put the Eagles on the board with a goal on a Phil Kreuser, Brock Frazer dual assist at the 6:57 mark of the first period, and Dominic Meloni followed with a solo score at the 5:30 stop of the period.
The score remained 2-0 until Graham Gates broke through for Marian with 13:11 to go, but Charlie Salk scored on a dual assist from Cole Maetzold and Ryan Gandy with 4:09 remaining to put the game out of reach.
â€˘ CULVER MILITARY (HS Varsity) 3, MISHAWAKA MARIAN 1
CMA â€” Kyle Bartelman (Phil Kreuser, Brock Frazer) 6:57.
CMA â€” Dominic Meloni, 5:30.
M â€” Graham Gates, 13:11.
CMA â€” Charlie Salk (Cole Maetzold, Ryan Gandy) 4:09.
Saves: Josh Turnock (M) 63, Charles Miller (CMA) 14.
Lincoln beats Argos
The Lincoln Junior High seventh grade girls basketball team ran its record to 3-0 Tuesday night with a 36-13 win over visiting Argos.Â
Nicole Horvath led the team in scoring with 12 points, and Lanae Singleton finished two rebounds shy of a double-double with 10 points and eight rebounds.Â Anna Bockman scored eight points, and Victoria Styersâ€™s six rounded out the scoring for the team.Â
Ashley Harrell was active all game with a pair of assists, five steals and five rebounds.Â As a team, Lincoln grabbed 30 rebounds and had 16 steals on the night.Â
Lincolnâ€™s seventh grade girls will be in action again on Monday night as they travel to Rochester.
Womenâ€™s college basketball
PUC beats Judson
The Purdue University Calumet womenâ€™s basketball won its fourth straight conference game, withstanding a second-half rally by Judson University to claim a 72-63 victory on Wednesday night.
Plymouth graduate Alex Starr put up seven points with three rebounds and a pair of assists in the win.
The Peregrines matched their 2010-11 win total, improving to 17-8 overall and 6-1 in the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference.