User Login    
 + Register
Sports : North Mercer wins HDC doubleheader at Newtown-Harris
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/4 10:45:20 (468 reads) News by the same author

Just 24 hours after a decisive victory over Hardin-Central at NCMC Holiday Hoops, the North Mercer boy's basketball team returned to the floor, this time playing at Newtown-Harris in an HDC Conference contest on Thursday night.

The Cardinals won for the EIGHTH time this season (their record is 8-2) with a 78-64 victory. In the girl's game that preceded the boy's contest, the Lady Cardinals cruised to a win against an overmanned Newtown-Harris Lady Tigers squad, 78-23.

Elsewhere on Thursday night, Grundy R-5 and Northwestern split a doubleheader, with the Lady Panthers, despite a season-high 28 points from Elizabeth Novak, falling to the Lady Eagles by a score of 46-42. Sara Benedict had 16 points for Northwestern. The Grundy R-5 boys, behind a balanced scoring effort led by 17 points from Brody Hatcher, beat Northwestern, 65-55. Clayton Radcliff had 15 points, Destin Gann 14, and Mason Larson 12 for Grundy R-5. Curtis Huffman led Northwestern with 20 points.

In Holiday Hoops from North Central Missouri College, Tina-Avalon and Novinger split games in the final two contests for this year's event. The Tina-Avalon girls won by a score of 41-26, with the Novinger boys taking a 43-35 win over the Dragons.

In scores from the Marceline Tournament, the Bevier girls won a consolation semifinal over Higbee, 44-36, with the Keytesville boys winning a consolation affair against Higbee 42-33. Keytesville will play Milan in the boy's consolation final at 5:30 on Friday night, in a game to be covered LIVE on Hot Country Z 101.7 and www.kgozfm.com.

The Glasgow girls and boys won semifinals against Macon County/Bucklin, advancing the Yellowjackets into Saturday night's championship games opposite the host Marceline girls and boys. Glasgow won the girl's semifinal against the Lady Raiders, 57-29, with the Glasgow boys beating the Raiders, 55-16. The Milan Lady Wildcats will play Macon County/Bucklin for THIRD PLACE in the Marceline Tournament on Friday night at 7:00, also on Hot Country Z 101.7 and www.kgozfm.com.

The rest of THURSDAY night's scoreboard has:

GIRLS:
North Shelby 43, Atlanta 29
Putnam County 46, Green City 41
Meadville 48, Hale 41
North Harrison 60, North Nodaway 31
Polo 71, Osborn 32

BOYS:
Cameron 57, Savannah 48
Chillicothe 42, Bishop LeBlond 31
Polo 70, Osborn 40
North Harrison 54, North Nodaway 33
North Shelby 72, Atlanta 64
Putnam County 80, Green City 37
Meadville 57, Hale 19

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article


Other articles
2014/7/30 8:51:06 - Today Is The Deadline For Absentee Ballot Requests
2014/7/30 8:49:03 - Trenton Residents To Receive Higher Electric Bills
2014/7/30 8:41:52 - Trenton Resident Charged With Possession Of Meth
2014/7/30 8:39:49 - Chillicothe Police Department Announces The Hiring Of New Officer
2014/7/30 8:36:56 - Smoke Testing To Resume In Trenton Today
2014/7/30 5:55:53 - Shelby Lowrey Of Laredo Crowned NCM Fair Queen
2014/7/30 4:48:50 - Work Crews Recover Nearly 700 Pound Drug Stash In Ravine Near St. Joseph
2014/7/30 4:21:30 - Computer Issues Prompt Different Phone Number For Veteran Rides In Trenton
2014/7/30 4:17:01 - North Central Missouri Fair Parade Winners
2014/7/30 4:10:49 - Mom Says Son Got Concussion On Worlds Of Fun Rollercoaster
2014/7/30 4:06:34 - Mom Arrested For Letting 7-Year-Old Son Walk To Park Alone
2014/7/30 4:00:00 - 2 Women Narrowly Escape Death On Indiana Railroad Bridge
2014/7/30 3:59:09 - Searchers Find Bodies Of Arkansas Man, Infant Son
2014/7/30 3:50:00 - Ticket Me Elmo? New York City Mulls Law For Impersonators
2014/7/29 10:34:19 - 21 Arrested In Southeast Missouri Drug Roundup
2014/7/29 9:13:53 - Trenton City Council Passes Alcohol Ordinance, Reduces Highway 65 Speed Limit
2014/7/29 7:36:39 - Chillicothe Arts Council Season Tickets On Sale
2014/7/29 7:30:24 - Eleven Vie For Title Of Calamity Jane Queen At Princeton
2014/7/29 7:26:18 - Princeton School Instructor Nominated For NCMC Board
2014/7/29 7:22:54 - Assistance For Veterans Set For August
2014/7/29 6:43:46 - "Sliced Bread Saturday" Planned For Downtown Chillicothe
2014/7/29 4:33:43 - Mike Lair, Dennis McDonald, Candidates For 7th District On Open Line
2014/7/29 4:20:53 - Presbyterian Church In Fulton Named In Abuse Lawsuit
2014/7/29 4:20:00 - 2 Killed, 3 Injured After Woman Drives On Wrong Side Of I-49
2014/7/29 4:14:39 - Slain Family Of 5 Was Murder-Suicide, Police Say
2014/7/29 4:12:12 - Man's Obituary: "Please Don't Email Me, I'm Dead"
2014/7/29 4:08:31 - Police: Missing Franklin County Woman Left To Start New Life Elsewhere
2014/7/29 4:02:59 - Man Charged In Missouri Teens 9-Month Disappearance
2014/7/28 10:20:00 - Trenton City Council Preview Of Tonight's Meeting; Beer Sales Continue To Be Controversial At Fair
2014/7/28 10:18:57 - Trenton Man Injured In Accident Near Jamesport



Bookmark this article at these sites

                   

Listen to KTTN-FM