Prophets upset Storm
Newman’s pulls ahead of BV in TRAC North
Chris Bauer scored 19 points to lead Prophetstown to a 60-51 victory against Bureau Valley on Tuesday in Prophetstown.
Grant Ames added 14 points for the Prophets (11-13, 6-5).
Tommy Johnston led the Storm (17-9, 9-2) with 19 points, and David Miller added 14.
Sycamore 79, Sterling 49: Sterling Thornton scored 13, and Joe Brouilette added nine for the Golden Warriors (6-11) in a road loss to the Spartans.
Devin Mottet led Sycamore with 17 points.
Byron 79, Rock Falls 63: Daniel Lowe scored 35 points for the Tigers, as the Rockets fell in a BNC West game in Byron.
Rock Falls (5-16) got 16 points from Austin Donoho and Jacob Mammosser. Logan Pillars added 11 points.
Winnebago 67, Oregon 51: The Hawks (4-19, 0-9 BNC West) lost a conference game on the road to the Indians (19-4, 8-1).
Newman 50, Erie 34: The Cardinals kept it close, but the Comets earned a Three Rivers North win in Erie.
John Payan and Nolan McGinn both scored 10 points for Newman (23-2, 11-1).
Ken Cole scored 16 points for Erie (2-22, 1-10).
Morrison 63, Riverdale 50: Mason Sitzmore paced a balanced attack with 16 points as the Mustangs handled the Rams in Port Byron.
Also for Morrison (11-15, 7-5 Three Rivers North), Kaleb Church had 15 points, and Bill Greul added 14.
Chris Kosminsky led Riverdale with 11 points.
Fulton 69, Amboy 55: Matt Dail poured in 24 points to lead the Steamers to a road win over the Clippers.
Also for Fulton (19-6, 8-3 Three Rivers North), Zach Barber had 13 points, and Kyle Huebner added 12.
Damon Quest led Amboy with 26 points, and Skyler Wheeler added 13.
AFC 81, Hiawatha 48: The Raiders ran away from the Indians by outscoring them 29-7 in the second quarter in Ashton.
Troy Mairs paced AFC (10-13) with 17 points to pass 1,000 points for his career. Matt Gendusa had 15 points, while Bret Gittleson and David Zinke each scored 10 points.
Eastland 74, Galena 45: Dalton Shaner scored 24 points in Lanark, as the Cougars remained undefeated in the NUIC West.
Blake Janssen scored 13 points, and Valdet Seferi added 10 for Eastland (19-3, 11-0).
Lena-Winslow 44, Polo 41: Brian Cavanaugh led the Marcos with 15 points in a road loss to the Panthers.
Also for Polo (20-5), AJ Dollmeyer scored 12 points.
Ben Moest had 11 points for Lena-Winslow (9-12).
Milledgeville 54, Pearl City 46: Jordan Harris hit four 3-pointers and scored 17 points, as the Missiles won a NUIC crossover game in Pearl City.
Caleb Skoog had 12 points, and Blake Kappes and Lucas Ebersole both scored seven for the Missiles (17-4).
Forreston 86, West Carroll 62: Trevor Jones scored 30 points for the Thunder, but it wasn't enough to prevent a home loss to the Cardinals.
Travis Hartman added 11 points for West Carroll (3-16).
Wyatt Kerchner and Caleb Reining each scored 21 points for Forreston (8-13).
Faith Christian 44, Rivermont 24: Isaac Schuler had 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead the Falcons to a victory in Bettendorf, Iowa.
Also for the Faith Christian (5-11), Andrew Robertson, Ben Bierdeman and Hayden Sweet each scored seven points.
Sauk Valley 90, Kishwaukee 78: Carlos Hendrix poured in 30 points to lead the Skyhawks to a home win over the Kougars.
Also for Sauk Valley (13-12, 5-4 Arrowhead), Tramel Rideout had 20 points and nine rebounds, while John Murphy added 13 points and 10 boards.
Ottawa 101, Newman 22: Warren Melton took second in the 60 freestyle (28.26 seconds) and 100 breaststroke (1:06.1) for the Comets in a road loss to the Pirates.
Also finishing second in events for Newman were Aiden Bollman in the 200 freestyle (2:16.12) and Andrew Schmitt in the 160 IM (2:04.91).
Chris Bauer, Prophetstown, 19 points
Damon Quest, Amboy, 26 points
Trevor Jones, West Carroll, 30 points