Apax boys drop two games

By Josh Sigler

The Wabash boys basketball team fell behind early in a 70-52 loss to Mississinewa Monday night.

The Apaches trailed 17-5 at the end of the first quarter and never recovered.

The loss drops Wabash to 12-2 on the season. The Apaches entered the week receiving the 15th most votes in the Class 2A Associated Press poll.

Trenton Daughtry led Wabash with 13 points and four rebounds. Dereck Vogel added 12 points and three steals, and Logan Vander Velden finished with eight points, three steals and six assists.

The Apaches fell behind 22-4 at the end of the first quarter and never fully recovered.

Trenton Daughtry led Wabash with 16 points, seven rebounds and four steals. Logan Vander Velden added 13 points, four rebounds, and four steals.

Norse top Eastbrook
Northfield’s boys basketball team defeated Eastbrook 62-55, picking up its second win in a row and fourth win in six games.

The Norse built a large lead and had to hold on during a tough fourth quarter.

Clayton Tomlinson led Northfield with 14 points and seven assists, and Graydon Holmes added 14 points and six assists.

Logan Peas finished with 13 points and six rebounds, and Jared Peas added 10 points and seven steals.

Squire swimmers split
Manchester’s swim teams split a pair of meets with Huntington North recently, with the boys team winning 78-56 and the girls team falling 104-60.

For the boys, Parker York took top honors in the 100 freestyle, and teamed with Tyler Andritsch, Jonathan Eberly and Luke Donathan to win the 200 freestyle relay.

Eberly was tops in the 100 breast stroke, and the 400 freestyle relay team of Raice Martin, Logon Perkins, Ethan Espeset and Andritsch won the 400 free relay.

On the girls side, the 200 medlay relay team of Hallie Wampler, Halle Briner, Cora Barnett and Lillian Myers was victorious.

And, Briner won the 100 butterfly and the 100 breast stroke.

Posted on 2019 Feb 05