Grundy R-5 Boys, Mercer Girls Advance To Milan Tournament Title Games
Date 2014/1/17 7:52:41 | Topic: Sports
|The Grundy R-5 boys used a sizzling first-half shooting performance from Clayton Radcliff to beat the Brookfield Bulldogs 66-52 in the Milan Tournament semifinals on Wednesday night.|
Radcliff finished with 19 points, with Destin Gann matching that mark with 19 for the Panthers, who move into the Milan Tournament championship game on Saturday night against the top-seeded Novinger Wildcats. On Thursday night, Novinger took care of the Newtown-Harris Tigers by a score of 59-41. The boy's title game will be Saturday night at 8 o'clock, on KTTN FM 92.3 and www.kttn.com, with Tom Johnson and Dennis Stephenson on the play-by-play call. Cade Mullenix, in Grundy R-5's semifinal win, added 11 points.
The Brookfield Lady 'Dogs are mowing their way through the competition at Milan, blitzing Green City in Wednesday night's semifinal round, 54-21. Brookfield will play the unbeaten North Mercer Lady Cardinals in Saturday night's championship game (6:30 PM on KTTN FM 92.3 and www.kttn.com). North Mercer breezed past Milan in Thursday night's girls semifinal, by a score of 55-25.
Consolation semifinal final scores, from Wednesday night, were: Green City boys 58, Milan 54 (Overtime); Newtown-Harris girls 50, Novinger 35. Thursday night's consolation semifinal results from Milan High School were: North Mercer boys 50, Linn County 37; Linn County girls 73, Grundy R-5 30
On Friday night at the Milan Tournament, the girls consolation final at 5 o'clock matches up Newtown-Harris and Linn County. North Mercer and Green City play in the boy's consolation final at 6:30, with Green City and Milan playing in the girl's third place game at 8 o'clock.
Saturday's schedule features the boy's third place game at 5 o'clock between Newtown-Harris and Brookfield, followed by the championship games, both to be broadcast on KTTN FM 92.3, with Brookfield vs. North Mercer girls at 6:30, and the Novinger vs. Grundy R-5 boys at 8 o'clock.