Teutopolis Splits at Capital Classic
Published on November 30 2013 2:59 pm
Last Updated on November 30 2013 2:59 pm
Written by Greg Sapp
The Teutopolis Wooden Shoes played their first two games of the high school basketball season at the Capital Classic in Lawrence County Friday, and earned a split.
The Shoes, playing at Red Hill High School in Bridgeport this tournament, won over Fairfield in the day session 73-57 and lost to Olney East Richland 43-40 in the evening session.
TEUTOPOLIS 73, FAIRFIELD 57
The Wooden Shoes took an 18-10 lead after the first quarter, but Fairfield closed the gap to 31-29 at halftime. A 16-10 third quarter left the Shoes up 47-39 and the Shoes outpointed the Mules 26-18 in the fourth quarter to post the 16-point win.
Reed Hardiek led the T-Town attack with 25 points including four three-pointers. Bobby Wenthe scored 16 points and Brett Mette added 15 points.
Also for Teutopolis: Cody Will 9, Drees 4, Thoele 2, Sandschafer 2
OLNEY EAST RICHLAND 43, TEUTOPOLIS 40
Olney was up 11-8 after one quarter and led 21-14 at halftime. The Shoes pulled back to within 29-26 after three quarters but the fourth quarter ended in a 14-14 standoff and the Tigers held on for the three-point win.
Brett Mette led Teutopolis with 12 points.
Also for Teutopolis: Cody Will 9, Bobby Wenthe 8, Reed Hardiek 6, Drees 2, Sandschafer 2, Gebben 1
Here are the scores from Friday at the Capital Classic:
SESSION ONE AT RED HILL:
Olney 62, Red Hill 49
Teutopolis 73, Fairfield 57
SESSION TWO AT RED HILL:
Olney 43, Teutopolis 40
Fairfield 82, Red Hill 71
SESSION ONE AT LAWRENCEVILLE:
Marshall 58, Mt. Carmel 55
Pinckneyville 64, Lawrenceville 56
SESSION TWO AT LAWRENCEVILLE:
Lawrenceville 53, Marshall 51
Mt. Carmel 50, Pinckneyville 23
Here's today's schedule at the Capital Classic:
SESSION THREE AT RED HILL:
10am--Red Hill vs. Teutopolis
11:30am--Olney vs. Fairfield
SESSION THREE AT LAWRENCEVILLE:
10am--Mt. Carmel vs. Lawrenceville
11:30am--Pinckeyville vs. Marshall
3:30pm--7th Place Game
5pm--5th Place Game
6:30pm--3rd Place Game