Girls Basketball

Civic Memorial girls top Highland; New Athens stifles Dupo

Girls basketball

Civic Memorial beats Highland

In conference action, Civic Memorial beat Highland 48-41 on Wednesday.

Three players scored in the double figures for the Eagles. Anna Hall led the charge, scoring 18 points. Kaylee Eaton and Alaira Tyus scored 12 points apiece.

The Eagles remain atop the conference standings, undefeated in league play. The Bulldogs fell to 4-1 in league play.

Highland (14-9) will play Triad on Thursday. Civic Memorial (22-2) will play Columbia on Thursday.

Highland

11

6

12

12

41

Civic Mem.

16

7

10

15

48

Highland (41):

Rece Portell 16, Ellie Brown 10, Emmy Nyquist 5, Bella LaPorta 4, Megan Kronk 3, Mae Riffel 3

Totals:

FG-17 (5 3-point FG) FT-2/3 PF-15.

Civic Memorial (48):

Anna Hall 18, Kaylee Eaton 12, Alaira Tyus 12, Tori Standefer 6

Totals:

FG-18 (7 3-point FG) FT-5/10 PF-12.

New Athens dominates Dupo

New Athens beat Dupo handily Wednesday by a score of 58-20.

New Athens started strong on defense, limiting the Tigers to only 7 points at halftime.

The Yellow Jackets were led by Danika White, who scored 14 points, and Courtney Ragland, who scored 10 points.

New Athens (10-9) will play Marissa on Thursday. Dupo (2-18) will play Valmeyer on Thursday.

Dupo

3

4

6

7

20

New Athens

14

17

14

13

58

Dupo (20):

Annalese Gill 6, Cameron Foster 4, MacKenzie Scheppelman 4, Maddie Esmon 3, Kayla Prater 2, Mackenzie Brown 1

Totals:

FG-7 (0 3-point FG) FT-6/14 PF-18.

New Athens (58):

Danika White 14, Courtney Ragland 10, Elizabeth Mueller 8, Joelli Wahlig 8, Lainey Deterding 5, Brooke Jansen 5, Paytin Sullivan 4, Taylor Marhanka 2, Bryanne McBride 2

Totals:

FG-24 (0 3-point FG) FT-10/18 PF-7.

Koesterer and Richards lead the way for Red Bud

Sophia Koesterer scored a season-high 24 points Wednesday in Red Bud’s 48-40 win over Steeleville.

Sophie Richards also had a great game, scoring 18 points for the Musketeers.

Red Bud remains in second place to Lebanon in the Cahokia Conference standings.

Red Bud (19-7) will play New Athens on Monday. Steeleville (13-7) will play Everado on Thursday.

Metro-East Lutheran gets tournament win

Metro-East Lutheran topped Granite City 38-21 in the consolation quarterfinals of the Carrollton Tournament on Wednesday.

Both teams will continue in action at the Carrollton Tournament later this week. Granite City (1-14) will play Brussels on Friday. Metro-East Lutheran (12-8) will play Greenfield on Friday.

Boys basketball

Dupo continues to turn its season around

Dupo dominated St. Paul Lutheran 60-38 at the Herculaneum Tournament on Wednesday.

After starting the season 0-15, the Tigers went on to win three in a row. Their first game at the Herculaneum Tournament resulted in a loss to Gateway STEM.

Dupo (4-16) will play St. Louis College Prep at the Herculaneum Tournament on Friday.

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