The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

December 11, 2013

Boys basketball: Midland handles Prince of Peace

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The Clinton Herald

---- — WYOMING — The Prince of Peace Irish hit three 3-pointers in the second half, but it wasn’t enough to take down Midland on Tuesday night in a 53-39 Tri-Rivers Conference boys basketball loss.

Nic Roth had two of the three makes from deep, giving him a team-high 12 points. Lucas Laufenberg had eight first-half points.

Prince of Peace was held to just four points in the third quarter.

Sabers go to 3-0

MAQUOKETA — Trevor Green went 8-for-8 at the free-throw line in the second half to help his Central Dewitt Sabers hold off Maquoketa 59-47 to start the season 3-0.

Christian Wright had four made 3-pointers in the second half helping his 14-point total. The Sabers outscored Maquoketa 38-20 in the second half.

Jon Ernst scored nine in the second half despite playing in foul trouble.

Easton Valley rolls

PRESTON — A 33-point second quarter allowed the preseason favorite Easton Valley to cruise over Calamus-Wheatland 71-39 at home. Craiton Andresen hit five 3-pointers toward his 21 total points.

Calamus-Wheatland scored six in the opening quarter, and just four in the third quarter. However, C-W did push 16 across the board in fourth.

Knights beat Comets

CLARENCE — Bellevue had a frustrating night on the floor, making four field goals in the second half and only scoring 37 against North Cedar in a 71-37 loss.

Jayden Johnson scored 24 for North Cedar, including 16 in the first half.

 

MIDLAND 53, PRINCE OF PEACE 39

PRINCE OF PEACE (1-3) — Quinn Schnier 4 0-0 9, Lucas Laufenberg 3 4-6 11, Devin Bly 0 0-0 0, AJ Williams 0 0-0 0, Caleb Kitteringham 0 0-1 0, Jacob Jankowski 0 0-0 0, Nic Roth 4 2-2 12, Seth Moeller 1 1-2 3, Andrey Drury 2 0-0 4, Aeden Marlowe 0 0-0 0. Totals 14 7-12 39.

MIDLAND (1-1) — Connor Harms 2 1-3 6, Brandon Dirks 2 0-0 5, Ben Carstensen 4 0-0 8, Dawson Paulsen 1 0-0 3, Skylar Mullins 0 0-0 0, Alex Martens 0 0-0 0, Dalton Harms 7 8-10 22, Hagan Ackley 1 0-1 2, Colton Dirks 2 2-2 7, Trace Jensen 0 0-0 0, Cody Tracy 0 0-0 0. Totals 19 11-15 53.

Prince of Peace 11 8 4 16 — 39

Midland 13 13 16 11 — 53

3-point goals — Prince of Peace 4 (Roth 2, Schnier, Laufenberg); Midland 4 (Con. Harms, Col. Harms, B. Harms, Paulsen). Total fouls — Prince of Peace 19, Midland 17. Fouled out — None.

CENTRAL DEWITT 59, MAQUOKETA 47

CENTRAL DEWITT (3-0) — McClain Steffens 1 4-6 6, Trevor Green 1 9-10 11, Kyle Bauer 3 2-4 6, Logan Sheppard 1 1-3 3, James Grell 0 0-0 0, Ryan Burke 2 1-2 7, Christian Wright 5 0-0 14, Jordan Cornelius 1 0-3 2, Lucas Daniels 3 4-7 10. Totals 17 19-33 59.

MAQUOKETA (1-3) — Josh Dietzel 0 1-2 1, Carter River 0 0-0 0, Brian Specht 1 0-0 3, Ben Strathman 1 0-0 2, Trent Bollman 2 2-4 12, Jeb Miller 1 0-0 2, Landon Aunan 1 2-4 4, Alex Gilmore 1 2-2 4, Jon Ernst 7 3-3 19. Totals 16 10-16 47.

DeWitt 14 7 25 13 — 59

Maquoketa 12 15 6 16 — 47

3-point goals — DeWitt 6 (Wright 4, Burke 2); Maquoketa 5 (Bollman 2, Ernst 2, Specht). Total fouls — DeWitt 16, Maquoketa 25. Fouled out — Specht.

EASTON VALLEY 71, CALAMUS-WHEATLAND 39

CALAMUS-WHEATLAND (0-4) — Zach Poell 0 2-2 2, Josh Poell 4 0-3 9, Justin Schwennen 2 0-0 4, Garrett Rickels 2 0-1 4, Brett Kelting 2 0-0 6, Lucas Lowney 3 0-0 8, Nick Costello 2 2-2 6. Totals 15 4-8 39.

EASTON VALLEY (2-0) — Chase Zaruba 6 1-2 13, Cam Larson 0 0-0 0, Blake Bormann 0 0-0 0, Craiton Andresen 8 0-0 21, Jared Lee 2 0-0 5, Zach Peiffer 1 0-0 3, Austin Jensen 0 0-0 0, Brian Willey 0 0-0 0, Logan Wilhelm 5 8-8 18, Blaine Volquardsen 2 0-0 5, Sean Lange 0 0-0 0, Dante Escobedo 0 0-0 0, Colin Marburger 0 0-0 0, Vaughn Behn 0 0-0 0, Brett Earles 3 0-0 6. Totals 27 9-10 71.

Calamus-Wheatland 6 13 4 16 — 39

Easton Valley 15 33 17 6 — 71

3-point goals — Calamus-Wheatland 5 (Kelting 2, Lowney 2, Poell); Easton Valley 8 (Andresen 5, Lee, Peiffer, Volquardsen). Total fouls — Calamus-Wheatland 12, Easton Valley 14. Fouled out — None.

NORTH CEDAR 71, BELLEVUE 37

BELLEVUE (1-2) — Tyler Banowitz 0 1-2 1, Logan Devries 2 0-0 5, Alex Hinke 1 2-2 4, Chase Putman 2 0-0 5, Garrett Kucera 0 1-2 1, Colin Hager 1 0-0 2, Keenan Ploessl 0 2-2 2, Colby Mangler 3 1-2 8, Robert Schroeder 0 3-5 3, Noah Reed 1 0-0 2, Josh Sieverding 1 0-1 2, Jordan Roenner 1 0-0. Totals 12 10-16 37.

NORTH CEDAR (2-2) — Josh Kintzel 5 3-4 13, Bryan Kash 0 0-0 0, Jacob Hay 5 1-2 15, Seth Hamilton 1 0-0 2, Andrew Fields 2 0-0 4, Dylan Deerberg 0 0-0 0, Grant Pruess 0 1-1 1, Derrick Gray 0 1-2 1, Chandler Moore 2 0-0 6, Dalton Yutesler 0 0-0 0, Zach Bendixen 2 0-0 5, Jayden Johnson 6 11-17 24, Noah Sander 0 1-2 1. Totals 23 17-26 71.

Bellevue 8 12 6 11 — 37

N. Cedar 22 10 23 16 — 71