From Staff Reports
CALCUTTA - Beaver Local shot 7-of-14 from three-point range and outscored Southern Local 18-2 at the foul line on the way to a 63-57 win Wednesday night.
Zack Mick led the Beavers with 16 points, followed by Troy Hudson with 15 points, eight rebounds and three assists and Jared Lyder with 12 points, seven rebounds and four assists. Chase Hilliard made three steals.
Beaver improves to 7-3 and will play at Poland on Friday. Southern is 6-3 and will host Edison on Saturday night.
The Beavers outscored the Indians in each of the first three quarters to take a 48-39 lead.
Kyler Woodward and Dylan Ketchum had season highs for the Indians. Woodward totaled 19 points and 12 rebounds and Ketchum collected 18 points. Luke Griffith added 12 points, Jared Shilot collected six rebounds, five assists and four blocks, and J.J. Napierkowski dished out five assists.
SOUTHERN LOCAL SCORING: Kyler Woodward 9-1-19, Dylan Ketchum 7-0-18, Luke Griffith 5-1-12, Jared Shilot 3-0-6, Caleb Gotschall 1-0-2, J.J. Napierkowski 0-0-0, M.J. Williams 0-0-0, Troy Holden 0-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 25-55, 2-7: 57.
BEAVER LOCAL SCORING: Zack Mick 6-0-16, Troy Hudson 5-5-15, Jared Lyder 3-6-12, Chase Hilliard 1-5-8, Ethan Campbell 2-1-7, Brandon Fetty 2-1-5, Josh Underwood 0-0-0, Matt Chamberlain 0-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 19-49, 18-25: 63.
Three-point goals: Southern 5-22 (Ketchum 4, Griffith), Beaver 7-14 (Mick 4, Campbell 2, Hilliard).