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January 5, 2013

Girls roundup: Reeg returns in Bellevue win


WYOMING — Trojans dominate

PRESTON — Preston scored the first 12 points Friday night and led 41-7 in the third quarter on its way to a 60-20 Big East Conference girls basketball win over Calamus-Wheatland.

Cassie Aldis scored 19 of her game-high 24 points in the first half for the Trojans (7-2, 5-2 conference). Brooke Krogman also reached double figures for Preston with 12 points. Calamus-Wheatland (0-9, 0-7) was led by McKenna Luepker’s 10 points, all in the second half.

Faith tops Unity

Unity Christian was outscored 12-1 in the second quarter to face a 12-point halftime deficit Friday as Faith grabbed a 49-29 victory.

Vanessa Frederick led Unity with 11 points and 10 rebounds. JoLynn Frederick also grabbed 10 rebounds and Erin Wessels chipped in eight points.

Maquoketa falls

INDEPENDENCE — Independence outscored Maquoketa 21-4 over the final nine minutes of the first half and won 45-27 on Friday night.

Aubree Taylor scored nine points to lead the Cardinals, who trailed 29-11 at halftime and faced a 24-point deficit in the third quarter.

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