LIMA — Lima Senior improved to 13-4 overall and 8-1 in the Three Rivers Athletic Conference with a 63-21 Thursday night victory against Fremont Ross (8-8, 3-7 TRAC).
The Spartans held a 12-5 lead at the end of the first quarter that grew to 24-6 by halftime. Destiny McDonald (16), Nakiya Sigman (13) and AJ Bullock (12) each scored in double digits for the Spartans.
Delphos Jefferson 49,
MIDDLE POINT — Addy Stewart had 15 points and Aly Lindeman and Delaney Deuel scored 10 each as Delphos Jefferson improved to 7-10 overall and 2-3 in the Northwest Conference. Annie Mendenhall and Adi Welch each had 14 points for Lincolnview (6-11, 1-4 NWC).
Marion Local 52,
Delphos St. John’s 50
MARIA STEIN — Delphos St. John’s (10-6, 3-4 Midwest Athletic Conference) fell short after rallying from a 15-5 first-quarter deficit against the Flyers (8-8, 2-4 MAC). Marion Local won the rebounds battle 43-24 while the Blue Jays committed 11 turnovers compared to the Flyers’ 19. Individual scoring was not reported by deadline.
Ottawa-Glandorf 63, Shawnee 37
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — Tessa Jordan had 14 points, Trinity Gearing scored eight and Madi Peterman had seven rebounds for the host Indians (3-13, 2-4 Western Buckeye League). No individual scoring for O-G (15-1, 6-0 WBL) was received by deadline.
St. Marys 45, Elida 24
ELIDA — Carly Caywood had 18 points and Lauren Cisco scored eight for the visiting Roughriders (8-8, 4-2 WBL). Amira Freeman led the Bulldogs (4-11, 1-5 WBL) with six points.
Hardin Northern 56, Perry 35
DOLA — The Polar Bears held a 14-7 advantage at the end of the first quarter that grew to 30-15 by halftime.
Maddie Grappy had 26 points and Quinn Stewart-Evans scored 14 for Hardin Northern (5-12, 2-4 Northwest Central Conference), which won the rebound battle 31-14 and committed 15 turnovers compared to Perry’s 14. Tia Barfield had 18 points and Makiah Denson and Lily Floyd each scored five for the Commodores (2-13, 1-4 NWCC).
New Knoxville 41, St. Henry
ST. HENRY — Jacklyn Leffel and Megan Jurosic each had 10 points for the visiting Rangers (11-5, 3-3 MAC). Cora Stammen had nine points and Marlee Vaughn scored eight for St. Henry (9-6, 3-3 MAC).
Riverdale 44, Pandora-Gilboa 22
MOUNT BLANCHARD — Lacie Fenstermaker had seven points and Lexie Neuenschwander scored six for P-G (3-12, 0-8 Blanchard Valley Conference).
Paulding 66, Ada 39
PAULDING — Leigha Egnor had 17 points and Bri Townley scored 13 for the host Panthers (7-9, 2-4 NWC). Kirsten Poling had 14 points and Miranda Willis scored 10 for Ada (1-15, 0-5 NWC).
Versailles 71, Parkway 20
VERSAILLES — Claire Eichler had eight points for the visiting Panthers (2-13, 0-6 MAC).
Liberty-Benton 93, Cory-Rawson 33
FINDLAY — Zoe Chisholm had 17 points and Mackenzie Cascaden scored six for C-R (3-15, 0-8 BVC).
DEFIANCE — Celina’s Holden Cubberley (342.9 points) and Defiance’s Addison Fleischman (356.65) were the boys and girls winners.
Shawnee 30, Ottawa-Glandorf 28
OTTAWA — Shawnee’s Joey Hale (220 pounds) and O-G’s Owen Thomas (126) and Isaac Hernandez (132) each recorded pins.
LIMA — The Lima Central Catholic Thunderbird Invitational is scheduled for today and Saturday.
First-round competition is scheduled to start at 5:30 p.m. today. Competition is set to begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday.
Area squads in the 43-team field include Allen East, Bluffton, Coldwater, Columbus Grove, Cory-Rawson, Delphos St. John’s, Lincolnview, Ottawa-Glandorf, Pandora-Gilboa, Spencerville and host LCC.
Admission per session is $8 for adults and $6 for students. All-session passes are $20 for adults and $15 for students.
For more information go to https://tinyurl.com/LCCInvite.
Reach The Lima News sports department at 567-242-0451.