Junior High Boys Regional, Area Roundup -- January 23


Published on January 24 2013 7:05 am
Last Updated on January 24 2013 2:39 pm
Written by Millie Lange

St. Anthony Grade School captured its own seventh-grade regional championship. Members of the team are cheerleaders are, first row, left to right, Sydney Stevenson, Livi Marks, Rachel Wortman, Saidee Bushur, Kendall Fonner, Meg Deters and Mary Claire Wegman. Second row, left to right, Olivia Clausius, Jacob Zimmerman, Jacob Guy, Alex Deters, Cade Walsh, Nicholas Martelli, Christopher Heuerman, Parker Seachrist and Nick Goeckner. Third row, left to right, Madi Tegeler, Jaden Bracey, Keri McGuire, Will Willenborg, Coach Ken Cornell, Jack Nuxoll, Jake Brandt, Greg Utz, Alex Beesley, Joseph Kabbes, Makayla Koenig, Emma Niebrugge, Grace Zeller, Mariam Khalil and Whitley McHugh.


The Bullpups handed Paris Crestwood a 38-22 loss. St. Anthony trailed Paris Crestwood 6-2 after the first period but came roaring back for a 13-0 second quarter run. The two teams scored seven points each in the third quarter before St. Anthony had a 16-9 final period run.

Deters scored 21 for the winners while Walsh chipped in with seven. The Bullpups improve to 13-7 and will now meet either Altamont or Nokomis in the St. Anthony Sectional Wednesday, January 30 at 6 p.m. The winner advances to the state tournament.

St. Anthony Regional


St. Anthony                   2    13    7    16    --    38

Paris Crestwood          6      0    7      9    --    22

St. Anthony -- Deters 21, Walsh 7, Nuxoll 2, Utz 6, Brandt 2

Casey-Westfield -- Eslinger 4, Spencer 4, Littleton 8, Burger 4, Potter 2

At Assumption

Teutopolis blasted Arthur-Lovington Wednesday evening in the Class 7-3A Assumption Central A&M Regional.

T-town stepped out to a 10-3 opening quarter lead and led 25-5 at halftime. T-town then had a 20-11 second half run.

Lee Hardiek was the lone player for the Wooden Booties with 14 but Collin Funneman chipped in with eight and Jackson Goeckner and Ethyn Dust with seven each.

T-town will now take on Assumption Central A&M at 6 p.m. today for the regional championship.

Class 7-3A Assumption Regional

Arthur-Lovington            3      2      8    3    --    16

Teutopolis                     10    15    15    5    --    45

Arthur-Lovington -- Vanausdoll 12, Cohan 2, Schlbach 2

Teutopolis -- Goeckner 7, Funneman 8, Kremer 2, Hardiek 14, Jansen 2, Deters 5, Dust 7

Other Regional Championships Tonight:

Class 7-1A Stewardson-Strasburg Regional

Championship Game -- Dieterich vs. Stewardson-Strasburg, 6 p.m.

Class 7-2A Findlay Okaw Valley Regional

Championship Game -- Altamont vs. Nokomis, 6:30 p.m.

Class 7-3A Casey-Westfield Regional

Championship Game -- Marshall vs. Robinson Nuttall, 6 p.m.

Class 7-4A Charleston Regional

Championship Game -- Danville North Ridge vs. Urbana, 6 p.m.

At Effingham

Effingham picked up its 14th straight victory during eighth-grade A play against Sigel St. Michael Wednesday evening. The Mustangs won 62-43 to improve to 19-1 on the season.

Effingham led 31-18 at halftime. Donaldson tallied 23, Beals 12 and Wolfe 10 for the winners. Donaldson led in rebounds with six. Beals, Koenig and Osborn had two steals each.

Effingham is back in action tonight against Carlyle in A and B play.

At Effingham

St. Michael            5    13    11    14    --    43

Effingham           14    17    15    16    --    62

Sigel St. Michael -- G. Bueker 14,  B. Bueker 12, Walk 11, Wolke 6

Effingham -- Wolfe 10 (3 rebounds), Donaldson 23 (6 rebounds), Beals 12 (2 steals), Koenig 2 (2 steals), Kreke 9, Schoonover 2, Utz 2, Cole 2, Osborn (2 steals), Franklin (3 rebounds)