Area Basketball Roundup


The Centre boys picked up a pair of wins Monday and Tuesday, defeating Elyria Christian 61-50 on Monday and Hope 52-38 on Tuesday.

Trevor Troutt finished with double-doubles in both games. Against Elyria on Monday, Troutt scored 35 points and pulled down 16 rebounds. He followed up Monday?s performance with 26 points and 11 rebounds against Hope on Tuesday.

Brian Burhoop averaged 13 points and 16 rebounds in the two wins.

The Centre girls picked up 37-36 win on Tuesday against Hope and fell to Elyria Christian 39-37 on Monday.

Allison Shields scored 11 points against Hope. Carlye Simons finished with 17 against Elyria.

Centre?s next action will be in the Eisenhower league tournament at Solomon, which starts Monday.

Peabody-Burns at Goessel

Peabody-Burns and Goessel met on Tuesday in Goessel. The Warrior boys defeated the Bluebirds 53-35.

Peabody-Burns? Aaron Topham scored a game high 17 points. Jacob Simmons scored 15.

Goessel was led by Bryant Miller, Issac Fast and and Aaron Reimer with six points each.

The Goessel girls dropped Peabody-Burn?s girls 38-28.

The Bluebirds were led by Karis Janzen with 15. Kendra Flaming contributed 10 points.

Julie Wedel led the Warriors in scoring with 11 points. Peabody-Burns travels to Moundridge on Friday.

Goessel hosts Bennigton on Friday.

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