MCGUFFEY — Lily Floyd had 16 and Tia Barfield scored 10 as Perry (4-8) moved to 2-2 in the Northwest Central Conference with a 46-43 girls high school basketball victory Thursday night against Upper Scioto Valley.
Haylie Martin had 11 points and Mackenzie Grener scored nine for USV (0-11, 0-4 NWCC).
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — Hailee Conrad had 12 points and seven rebounds and Aaliyah Fowler scored 10 for the host Indians (4-8, 1-3 Western Buckeye League). Addy Allen had 15 points for the Redskins (6-7, 1-3 WBL).
Delphos Jefferson 54,
ADA — Delaney Deuel and Aly Lindeman had 14 points each and Addy Stewart scored 12 for Jefferson (6-8, 2-1 Northwest Conference). Courtney Sumner had 11 points for Ada (5-8, 0-4 NWC).
MINSTER — Lauren Gilliland had 10 points and Annelise Harlamert scored nine for the visiting Cavaliers (6-6, 2-2 Midwest Athletic Conference). Individual scoring for Minster (11-2, 3-1 MAC) was not reported by deadline.
Lehman Catholic 48,
Hardin Northern 23
DOLA — Maddie Grappy had 13 points for Hardin Northern (5-8, 1-3 NWCC).
KALIDA — Abby Wurth had seven points and Brenna Smith scored six for Kalida (6-7).
Columbus Grove 52,
MIDDLE POINT — Angel Schneider had 16 points and Kenzie King scored 13 for Grove (10-2, 4-0 NWC). Brianna Ebel had seven points and Zadria King scored six for Lincolnview (0-12, 0-4 NWC).
MOUNT BLANCHARD — Liz Scheckelhoff had 13 points and Marissa Hermiller scored 10 for Leipsic (7-5, 3-3 Blanchard Valley Conference).
St. Marys 43, Van Wert 34
ST. MARYS — Carly Caywood and Kendall Dieringer each had 15 points for the host Roughriders (7-4, 1-3 WBL). Kyra Welch, Carly Smith and Jaylyn Rickard each had eight points for the Cougars (2-9, 1-3 WBL).
Ottoville 47, Continental 45
CONTINENTAL — Nicole Knippen had 24 points and Kylee Hoersten scored 12 for the visiting Big Green (8-5, 3-1 Putnam County League). Kerri Prowant had 14 points and Alex Hoeffel scored 13 for the Pirates (6-7, 0-3 PCL).
Elgin 57, Waynesfield-Goshen 29
MARION — Rylie Barrington had six points for W-G (2-10, 0-3 NWCC).
Arlington 67, Pandora-Gilboa 24
PANDORA — Taelor Miller had seven points for P-G (1-10, 0-6 BVC).
Paulding 62, Bluffton 46
PAULDING — Chelsi Giesige had 21 points and Jalynn Parrett scored 15 for the host Panthers (10-3, 2-2 NWC). Laykin Garmatter had 22 points and Kylie Stackhouse scored eight for the Pirates (9-3, 3-1 NWC).
New Knoxville 49, Versailles 42
VERSAILLES — Haley Fledderjohann had 15 points and Morgan Leffel scored 14 for the visiting Rangers (9-4, 3-1 MAC).
The administrators of the Northwest Conference have announced Jon Derryberry as the league’s next commissioner.
Derryberry will be replacing Jim Raabe, who is resigning the position at the end of the 2019-20 school year.
The owner and president of Derryberry & Davis Insurance Agency in Wapakoneta, Derryberry has 40 years of officiating experience in basketball, 38 years in football and 22 years in softball. The 1973 Wapakoneta High School graduate will begin working with Raabe immediately and will transition into the commissioner position in the fall of the 2020-21 school year.
Wapakoneta 54, Shawnee 25
WAPAKONETA — Nate Roa (120 pounds), Daniel Prieto (132), Jacob Schlesselman (152), Andrew Mosler (160), Ean Kramer (182) and Keith Houser (285) each recorded pins for the host Redskins.
Trent Fairborn (145) and Howie Perkins (170) recorded pins, Joey Hale (195) earned a major decision and Cory Beach (126) was victorious for the Indians.
scheduled for Saturday
LIMA — The 31st annual Spartan Wrestling Invitational will be Saturday at Lima Senior High School.
The team list includes: Ada, Antwerp, Bath, Tiffin Calvert, Cory-Rawson, Edgerton Elida, Delphos Jefferson, Liberty-Benton, Lima Senior, Lima Central Catholic, Mechanicsburg, Monroe, Paulding, Lima Shawnee, Spencerville, Delphos St. Johns, St. Marys and Tippecanoe. More than 174 wrestlers are entered.
The format will be an individual pool tournament. Based on criteria, pool winners will advance to placement matches. Competition will begin at 10 a.m. on four mats and continue to the finals around 5 p.m.
WAPAKONETA — Caige Schnarre had the high series (468) and game (267) for the host Redskins at Astro Lanes. Cruz Hunter had the high series (368) and Solomon Smith had the high game (218) for the Indians.
WAPAKONETA — Madison Dosek had the high series (412) and high game (213) for the host Redskins at Astro Lanes. Abbey Ambroza had the high series (406) and game (234) for the Indians.
surpasses 1,000 points
DEFIANCE — Bath graduate Andrew Renner surpassed 1,000 career points in Bluffton’s 68-64 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference victory Wednesday night against Defiance.
Renner had a 22-point effort, giving him 1,007 for his career.
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