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Saturday, January 06, 2018 1:00 am

High schools

Spartans' late score beats Archers in OT

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Onye Ezeakudo's fast-break layup and subsequent free throw with 0.7 second left gave Homestead a 70-69 overtime win Friday at South Side.

The Spartans' Luke Goode sent the game to overtime with a 3-pointer with less than five seconds to go.

Homestead (5-5, 3-0 SAC) led 51-45 after three. Mikale Stevenson put the Archers (6-4, 1-2) ahead 59-57 with a steal and assist with about two minutes left.

Goode led Homestead with 18 points, Ezeakudo had 17, Sam Buck added 16 and Zac Bradtmiller 13.

Amari Hall led South Side with 22 points, Trejean Didier had 15 and Stevenson 13.

CARROLL 57, BISHOP DWENGER 50: At Bishop Dwenger, Nathan Fish scored 16, and Riley Perlich added 12 for the Chargers (5-2, 2-1 SAC).

Hayden Smithey led the Saints (5-4, 1-2) with 15 points and Matt Kochanski had 12.

CENTRAL NOBLE 43, GARRETT 41: At Central Noble, Zach Brazel had 12 and Trey Phillips and Ridley Zolman had 10 each for the Cougars (4-6, 2-3 NECC). Micah Malcolm scored 14 to lead the Railroaders (2-8, 1-3).

CHURUBUSCO 70, FREMONT 68, OT: At Fremont, Luke McClure scored 16, Brayton Bonar had 15, Gage Kelly 12 and Jackson Paul 10 for Churubusco (4-7, 2-2 NECC).

Tanner Behnfeldt scored 22 to lead Fremont (4-7, 1-4).

Girls

CARROLL 78, BISHOP DWENGER 67: At Bishop Dwenger, Kelli Damman scored 24 points, Laney Steckler added 17 and Isabelle Dollens 11 for the Chargers (12-5, 2-3 SAC).

Olivia Sterba led the Saints (8-6, 2-4) with 19, Ellen Ross added 15 and Molly Ream 12.

NORTHROP 64, SNIDER 51: At Snider, Breanna Douglas scored 17, Morgan Hughes had 13, Niomi Dube had 11 points and 10 rebounds and Alicia Tiney-Williams and Arielle Thatcher each scored 11 for the Bruins (13-2, 5-1 SAC). Da'Leshia Davis and Hannah Barnes each scored 18 for the Panthers (8-9, 3-3).

FAIRFIELD 42, EASTSIDE 38, OT: At Fairfield, the Blazers (12-4, 6-2 NECC) recovered after a slow start but lost in overtime. Maddisyn Heffley led Eastside with 11 points and Olivia Yoder had 10. Erica Zook scored 13 for the Falcons (14-1, 7-0 NECC).

FREMONT 61, CHURUBUSCO 26: At Churubusco, Isabella Dangerfield and Samantha Kuhn scored 14 apiece and Erica Linker added 13 for Fremont (7-8, 2-5 NECC).

CENTRAL NOBLE 48, GARRETT 31: At Central Noble, Meleah Leatherman led the Cougars (13-3, 6-1 NECC) with 17.

Kenzie Casselman scored 12 and Lexi Baver 10 for the Railroaders (5-10, 2-5).