Tonight’s high school basketball scores, recaps (Jan. 18)

By Joanna Chadwick

It’s tournament week!

Check here for scores throughout the night.

Boys

Andale 77, Minneapolis 30 — Wyatt Spexarth hit three three-pointers in the first quarter and a fourth in the second quarter en route to a game-high 23 points for Andale. Nemechek added 13, Deschner 12, Jacksyn Potucek 11. Scott scored 13 for Minneapolis, hitting three threes in the first half.

Bishop Carroll 61, North 39

Caldwell 41, West Elk 33 OT

Cedar Vale-Dexter 34, Central-Burden 28

Haven 71, Halstead 12 — Brant Sipe led Haven with 13 points, DJ Miller and Nash Wray each had 12, Dalton Schrag 11. Miller added five assists, while Schrag had eight steals.

Heights 71, West 48 — Marcus Zeigler scored 20 points to lead all scorers, while teammate TJ Williams had 16 and Harris added 12 in the Heights win. Heights’ Dreylin Kemp had 10 rebounds and five blocks, while Williams had five rebounds, three assists, four blocks and three steals. Harris and Zeigler each had four assists. Larry Graham and Julian Ingram each had 13 points for West.

Hesston 60, Riley County 11 — Cason Richardson hit 9 of 11 shots for a game-high 21 points for Hesston. Ty Schroeder added 11 points, eight rebounds and Jake Proctor 10 points, seven rebounds.

Hillsboro 99, Eureka 22 — All of Hillsboro’s players scored in the win. Grayson Ratzlaff had 23 points, Brekyn Ratzlaff 21, Tyson Plenert 20 and Matthew Potucek 17 in Hillsboro’s win. Hillsboro shot 42 of 63 from the field, including 10 of 18 from three. Both Ratzlaffs hit three three-pointers apiece. Breckyn Ratzlef and Jaxxon Hanschu each had five steals.

Holcomb 62, Clay Center 52 — Holcomb’s Cooper Autry hit 4 of 7 threes and finished with 28 points, while Luke Tolbert had 17. Carson Floersh had 19 points.

Hutchinson Central Christian 55, Goessel 45 — Ibarra scored 21 for Central Christian.

Independent 52, Nickerson 18

Kapaun 78, Northwest 46 — Kapaun took a 26-4 first-quarter lead in its win over Northwest. Kapaun was led by Henry Thengvall’s 25 points, Will Anciaux 14 and William Thengvall 10. Northwest’s Tasean Williams scored 10 points to lead the Grizzlies.

Norwich 70, Kinsley 31

Remington 36, Republic County 33 — Remington’s Duke Kinley had seven rebounds and three steals in the win. Blake Aurand had a game-high 11 points for Republic County.

Sedan 62, Oxford 54 — Brandon Baier scored 16 points to lead Sedan and Lyndon Sears had 13.

South Haven 63, Flinthills 56

SE-Cherokee 83, McAuley 55 — Cade Burdette scored a game-high 26 points, hitting five three-pointers.

Wellsville 82, Augusta 75 — Kaden McDaniel led Augusta with 21 points and nine rebounds, while Morgan Livingston had 14, Gavin Kiser and Josh Burton each had 13. Kiser had eight rebounds, and McDaniel, Kiser and Burton each had three steals.

Girls

Andale 60, Augusta 29 — McKenzie Fairchild scored 16 points to lead Andale, and teammate Kelli Wegerer had 11. S. Scott scored 14 to lead Augusta.

Arkansas City 48, Rose Hill 31 — Waggoner and Thompson scored 11 each for Arkansas City in the win. Rose Hill was led by Payton Jackson and Jessa Lee, who each had 10.

Circle 38, Collegiate 21 — Adie White scored 11 for Circle in the victory. Ellie Munds scored 10 points to lead Collegiate.

Clay Center 39, Holcomb 36 — Clay Center’s Shelby Siebold had 19 points, nine rebounds and Hali Bloomdahl 12 points in the win.

Clearwater 51, El Dorado 9 — Carli Carlson scored 16 points and Elizabeth Tjaden had 11 in the win for Clearwater.

Goddard 42, Maize South 37

Hesston 40, Hillsboro 27 — Savannah Shahan had 17 points in the win. Kendal Brueggen scored 15 for Hesston.

Hutchinson 47, Eisenhower 38

McPherson 47, Andover Central 37 — Lauren Labertew led McPherson with 18 points and three assists, hitting 4 0f 7 field goals and 9 of 11 free throws. Peyton Howard added eight rebounds and Ella Schmid had five steals. Brittany Harshaw scored a game-high 20 points for Andover Central, and Maddie Amekporfor had seven rebounds, five blocked shots and five steals.

Remington 49, Republic County 17 — Emily Wedel had 16 points, Lily Hilgenfeld 10 for Remington.

Sedan 55, Oxford 41 — Jacie Cummings scored 17 points, while Madison Holt and Anna Spradling each had 10 for Sedan.

Wellington 74, Winfield 39

Uniontown 35, Prairie View 31

Monday’s games

Boys

Cheney 74, Winfield 32 — Harrison Middleton scored a game-high 24 points and Luke Grace had 19 for Cheney.

Pratt 78, Otis-Bison 29 — Pratt was led by Karter Hoeme’s 28 points.

Rose Hill 77, Garden Plain 50 — Adriel Smith scored 17 of his game-high 31 points int he opening period. Kellan Simoneau added 18 points and Landrie had 12. Garden Plain’s Scheer and Hillman scored 10 apiece.

Girls

Flinthills 39, Central-Burden 34

South Haven 53, Caldwell 6

West Elk 48, Argonia 22 — Makaila Gillespie scored 13 to lead West Elk and Hannah Whetstone had 12.