Fairbanks uses strong second half to defeat WL-S – Thursday basketball scores


The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls fell to Fairbanks 44-30.

The Lady Panthers were down 25-19 at the half and would use a strong second half to come back and win, outscoring the Lady Tigers 25-5.

Leading the way for West Liberty-Salem were Chaley Wade, Ava Astroino, and Maddie Cole who all scored 6 points each.

Also scoring for the Lady Tigers were Lilly Weaver with 5, Bailey Poppe with 4, and Megan Hollar with 3.

WL-S falls to 4-5 (3-3 OHC).

Fairbanks improves to 6-1 (5-0 OHC).

In the JV game, Fairbanks edged past WL-S 29-23.

Audrey Collins had 10 points for the Tigers.

West Liberty-Salem will travel to Southeastern on Saturday.

The Calvary Christian varsity girls defeated Temple Christian 47-24.

Leading the way for the Lady Spartans was Hannah Marlow with a double-double of 13 points and 12 rebounds.

Abigail Reinhard pitched in with 12 points, 8 rebounds, and 6 assists.

Julie Childers added 8 points.

Anna Kratz and Madhuri Cook each had 4 points.

Kari Gantz had 7 rebounds and 2 points.

Nora Thornton and KayLee Hurley each chipped in 2 points.

Calvary Christian improves to 3-0.

Middle School:

The Benjamin Logan 7th-grade girls lost to Indian Lake 27-4.

For the Raiders, Miya Willis led the team with 2 points.

Alivia Kinney led the Lakers with 12 points, Rya Pequignot chipped in with 6 points, and Ava Phillips added 4 points.

In the 8th-grade game, Benjamin Logan edged past the Lady Lakers 36-30.

Elliott Butler led the Raiders with 15 points and Kylie Harner followed with 6 points.

For the Lake, Courtney Altstaetter led with 15 points and Addy Roby and Terra Beltz each scored 5 points.

Benjamin Logan will be back in action Saturday hosting Riverside at 10 a.m.

The Benjamin Logan 7th-grade boys beat Indian Lake 35-21.

Maddox Vermillion led the Raiders with 24 points.

The Benjamin Logan 8th-grade boys lost to Indian Lake 59-29.

Diesel Baughman led the Raiders with 9 points, Caiden Smitke added 7 points and Andrew Frederick chipped in with 6 points.

The Raiders are back in action Monday against Bellefontaine.

Urbana’s 7th-grade boys beat North Union 47-13.

Case Teepe with 11 points and Roman Swain with 10.

In the 8th-grade game, the Hillclimbers topped North Union 49-21.

Grady Lantz led with 20 points and BJ Potter had 10.

The West Liberty-Salem 8th-grade girls beat Catholic Central 42-15.

Belle Sarvor led the Tigers with 12 points, Maddie Adkins scored 9 points, Grace Jones recorded 8 points, Emma Liggett had 6 points, Aurdi Evilsizor poured in 4 points and Addi Wallen finished with 3 points.

The West Liberty-Salem 8th-grade girls improve to 4-1.

The Tiger 7th-grade boys ran past Catholic Central 47-24.

Beckett Sullivan led the way with 16 points, Zeke Longshore chipped in with 13 points, Zade Beileski had 6 points, and Brayan Gullett, Asher Cole, and Liam Barger each tallied 4 points.

The West Liberty-Salem 7th-grade boys improve to 4-0.