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Roundup: Dixon downs Stillman in Sauk Valley Shootout game

Duchesses get in win column

Published: Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012 12:01 a.m. CDT

The Dixon Duchesses picked up their first win of the season Tuesday, traveling to Stillman Valley and beating the Cardinals 37-21 in a Sauk Valley Shootout game.

Brooke Bailey led all scorers with 16 points for the Duchesses (1-1), who outscored Stillman 32-13 after the first quarter. Kari Wolfe added eight points.

Markie Woodbright led the Cardinals (0-2) with eight points.

Erie 57, Princeton 19: The Cardinals rolled past the tournament host Tigresses, outscoring Princeton 36-4 in the second half.

Ten different players scored for Erie (2-0), led by Peyton Rus’ nine points. Des Lawson and Paige Rus added eight points apiece, with Lawson adding team highs of eight rebounds and four assists.

Kewanee 47, Morrison 20: Lakin Goodman scored five points for the Fillies in a season-opening loss to the visiting Boilermakers.

Jenifer Ensley paced Kewanee with 14 points.

Eastland 54, RRSM 46: Haley Miller scored 13 points, and the Cougars won their season opener at home over River Ridge-Scales Mound.

Megan Janssen and Miranda Grisham each added eight points for Eastland (1-0), while Hannah Hake chipped in eight. The Cougars put the game away with an 18-12 scoring edge in the fourth quarter.

Dakota 56, AFC 36: Sarah Matson scored 13 points, and Alisyn Essex added 10 for the Raiders in a road loss against the Indians.

Jaycee Cleaver scored 11 points to lead Dakota (1-0).

Stockton 52, West Carroll 26: The Thunder were doubled up in both their season opener and NUIC West opener in Stockton. The Blackhawks also played their first game.

Boys bowling

Dixon 3,979, DeKalb 3,418: Josh Rex paced a balanced attack with a 736 series to lead the Dukes past the Barbs in DeKalb.

Rex bowled games of 265, 205 and 266 in posting the match-high series. He was followed by Connor Allen (707), Andrew Hamburg (671), Brandon Bonnette (662), Ryan Dixon (640) and Lucas Bonnette (563).

Michael Belluzzi topped DeKalb with a 610 series.

Josh Rex, Dixon bowling, 736 series, 3 200+ games

Brooke Bailey, Dixon basketball, 16 points

Haley Miller, Eastland basketball, 13 points

Sarah Matson, AFC basketball, 13 points

Des Lawson, Erie basketball, 8 points, 8 rebounds, 4 assists

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