COLDWATER — Elida moved to 6-0 on the season in boys high school basketball with a 67-50 Saturday night against Coldwater. Daniel Unruh had 23 points and Donte Johnson and Isaac McAdams each scored 15 for the visiting Bulldogs.
Marcus Bruns and Cole Frilling each had 10 points for the Cavaliers.
Delphos Jefferson 42
PANDORA — The host Rockets moved to 5-0 on the season as Drew Johnson (21), Jared Breece (14) and Cooper McCullough (13) all finished in double figures for P-G. Brenen Auer had 10 points and Tyler Bratton scored eight for the Wildcats.
Temple Christian 76, Cory-Rawson 66
LIMA — Noah Howell had 30 points and Brody Bowman (22) and Dawson Draper (13) also scored in double digits for Temple Christian. Eric Ritter led Cory-Rawson with 38 points.
Perry 69, Ada 43
ADA — Perry’s Jamal Whiteside (25) and Chazz Jackson (11) and Ada’s Connor Frazier (16) each scored in double digits.
Findlay 57, Bath 34
BATH TOWNSHIP — Chad Frey had 13 points and Will Clark scored six for the host Wildcats.
Shawnee 66, New Knoxville 57
NEW KNOXVILLE — Sheridan O’Neal (14), Tyson Elwer (11) and Riley Rosado (10) all scored in double digits for the visiting Indians. Nathan Tinnerman (22), Jonah Lageman (15) and Ben Lammers (10) were double digit scorers for the Rangers.
Minster 61, Wapakoneta 57
WAPAKONETA — Jarod Schulze and Mike Ketner had 18 points each and Jacob Salazar scored 11 for the visiting Wildcats. Aaron Good (16), Gage Schenk (14) and Adam Scott (10) each scored in double digits for the Redskins.
MIDDLETOWN — Coldwater finished second in the 15-team Middletown Madison tournament. The Cavaliers’ Thomas Schwieterman won his 100th bout on his way to a 5-0 record for an individual title. Other Cavalier champions on the day were Brian Chmielewski and Seth Obringer.
Saint Francis (Ind.) 24, Reinhardt 13
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — St. Francis claimed the NAIA championship.
Bluffton 68, Franklin 50
FRANKLIN, Ind. — Bluffton improved to 6-1 overall and 3-0 in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference. Franklin fell to 2-4 and 2-2 in the conference.
Bluffton’s Macey Sheerer led all scorers with 18 points. She also pulled down seven boards and dished out three assists. Teammate Kaycee Rowe (Allen East) added 14 points, while Abigail O’Donnell chipped in with 10 points and a team-best eight caroms.
Ohio Northern 75,
John Carroll 37
ADA —ONU’s Jenna Dirksen led all scorers with 20 points and added six rebounds and three assists, while teammate Amy Bullimore tallied her fifth double-double of the season with 12 points and 11 rebounds.
The Polar Bears improve to 8-1 overall and remain perfect in the Ohio Athletic Conference at 4-0, while the Blue Streaks drop to 2-6 (0-4 OAC).
Aquinas College 89, UNOH 62
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The University of Northwestern Ohio could not overcome Aquinas shooting 61 percent from the field in the second and third quarters combined in the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference matchup at the Sturrus Center.
Kierra Billinglsey led the visiting Racers (6-9, 2-5 WHAC) with 24 points while Upper Scioto Valley grad Emily Patton had 18 and Bath alum Danielle VanDyne scored 16.
Bluffton 86, Franklin 83 (OT)
FRANKLIN, Ind. — Bluffton improved to 3-5 overall and 2-2 in the HCAC, while Franklin fell to 2-7 and 1-3 in the HCAC.
Bluffton’s Andrew Hunter nearly doubled his career high of 13 points with a game-high 25. Jared Wentling finished with 21 points and Bath graduate Andrew Renner and Kevin Christie went for 14 points apiece also for the Pirates. Christie dished out a game-high eight assists, while Renner also had six assists and nine rebounds.
John Carroll 101, ONU 95
UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS — Nate Burger poured in a career-high 34 points to lead all scorers, while Joey DiOrio scored a career-best 25 points also for ONU at the Tony DeCarlo Varsity Center.
ONU’s Ryan Bruns (Marion Local) posted his second double-double in the last three games with 15 points and a game-high 11 rebounds.
The Polar Bears fall to 5-3 overall and 3-1 in the OAC, while the Blue Streaks improve to 7-1 (3-1 OAC).
Aquinas 81, UNOH 67
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — UNOH hung close for 31 minutes, but could not overcome Aquinas shooting 62 percent for the game as the Saints pulled away for a WHAC victoryat the Sturrus Center.
Xander Smart led the Racers (7-8, 2-5 WHAC) with 18 points while teammate Corbin Pierce scored 14.
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