VAN WERT — Mary Kelly Mulcahy converted four free throws inside the final minute and three of her four 3-pointers in the fourth quarter as Lima Central Catholic defeated Van Wert 48-47 in girls high school basketball Saturday.
Mulcahy finished with 17 points and Rose Williams scored 22 also for LCC (12-9). Sofia Houg had 12 points and Jamison Clouse scored 11 for the host Cougars (6-15).
Delphos St. John’s 53,
OTTOVILLE — Paige Gaynier had 19 points and Aubrie Friemoth scored nine for DSJ (10-12). Nicole Knippen had 19 points and Alexa Honigford scored 11 for the host Big Green (13-8).
Miller City 49
BLUFFTON — Kayla White had 15 points and Libby Schaadt scored 10 for the host Pirates (14-8). Natalie Koenig had 16 points and Abi Lammers scored 11 for the Wildcats (11-8).
Kalida 41, Leipsic 23
KALIDA — Grace Klausing had nine points and McKayla Maag and Carlie Rampe each scored eight for the Wildcats (13-7, 4-3 Putnam Country League). Whitney Langhals had eight points and Ally Kirkendall scored five for the Vikings (10-9, 3-4 PCL).
KENTON — Jenna Manns (24), Makenzie Bays (14) and Lindsey Smith (10) each scored in double digits for the Wildcats (8-11). Jordan Elliott had 12 points and Rylie Barrington scored 10 for W-G (4-16).
St. Marys 51, Russia 34
RUSSIA — Kendall Dieringer had 15 points and Noelle Ruane scored 10 for the visiting Roughriders (16-5).
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