Archive for Tuesday, December 11, 2012

THS girls hang on, boys fall to Piper

December 11, 2012

Katelyn Waldeier recorded her first career double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds and Tonganoxie held on for a 41-37 win Tuesday against Piper.

The Chieftains (2-0, 2-0 Kaw Valley League) led by as many at 14 points in the fourth quarter, but the Pirates went on an 11-2 run to get within two possessions. That's as close as they got, though, as they couldn't overcome 14-of-54 shooting effort.

Piper's Carley Zwart led all scorers with 15 points.

Score by quarters

Piper 12 9 3 13 — 37

Tonganoxie 14 10 8 9 — 41

Individual scoring

PIPER — Carley Zwart 4-7 5-7 15, Jessica Wayne 4-16 0-1 8, Megan Woolley 3-14 0-0 7, Tori Webb 2-7 0-0 5, Sydney Mansaw 1-7 0-0 2, Jordan Wagner 0-1 0-0 0, Haley White 0-2 0-0 0.

TONGANOXIE — Katelyn Waldeier 6-9 2-6 14, Emily Soetaert 4-8 0-3 9, Hannah Kemp 2-5 2-2 6, Madee Walker 3-6 0-0 6, Jenny Whitledge 2-6 0-2 4, Tressa Walker 1-1 0-0 2, Kara Banks 0-2 0-0 0.

PIPER BOYS 69, TONGANOXIE 52

Tonganoxie turned a 12-point deficit into a four-point deficit in the fourth quarter, but couldn't overcome a 26-point night by Piper's Tyrone Jennings.

THS (0-2, 0-2 KVL) fell behind shortly after halftime, 35-23, but pieced together an 8-0 run to get within four. However, the comeback attempt wasn't enough, as the Pirates scored the final 10 points of the third quarter to regain control.

Freshman Jack Dale led the Chieftains with 15 points.

Score by quarters

Piper 15 16 21 17 — 69

Tonganoxie 10 13 15 14 — 52

Individual scoring

PIPER — Tyrone Jennings 9-13 4-5 26, Tyler Owens 4-8 3-4 11, Calvin Johnson 2-12 5-7 9, Dominique Jennings 3-6 3-7 9, CJ Harper 2-4 2-2 6, Luke Long 1-4 2-2 4, Bradley Rogers 0-0 2-2 2, Colton Walker 0-0 2-2 2, Colton Beebe 0-1 0-2 0.

TONGANOXIE — Jack Dale 4-7 6-6 15, Ben Johnson 4-7 1-2 9, James Grizzle 2-5 4-5 8, Eric McPherson 3-7 0-2 6, John Lean 2-9 1-2 5, Eric Tate 1-6 1-2 4, Jared Sommers 1-3 0-2 3, Tyler Ford 1-3 0-1 2, Blair Mathisen 0-1 0-0 0, Keaton Truesdell 0-2 0-0 0.

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