Archive for Friday, February 13, 2009

Cyclones spin past Wildcats

Brandan Philbrook scored three points in De Soto's 55-53 loss Friday night at Ottawa. De Soto had a chance to win the game late, but came up just short.

Brandan Philbrook scored three points in De Soto's 55-53 loss Friday night at Ottawa. De Soto had a chance to win the game late, but came up just short.

February 13, 2009

The De Soto boys team experienced the same heartbreak as their female counterparts Friday as they lost their Frontier League battle with Ottawa, 55-53.

Jamel Townsend again dominated the paint for the Wildcats as he scored 19 points. Brendon Hudson put on a show from three-point range, tallying four from behind the arc. He finished with 14 points.

The team's next game is Friday at home against Gardner.

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Ottawa: 13 11 12 19 55

De Soto: 13 11 12 17 53

Ottawa scoring: Adam Hasty 8, Eric Messenger 8, Kevin Barber 17, Jake Moore 3, Chase Dengel 12, James Peoples 5, Adam Maxwell 2.

De Soto: Brendon Hudson 14, Mason Wedel 6, Jamel Townsend 19, Paul Stallbaumer 7, Tommy Elmer 4, Brandan Philbrook 3

Ottawa: Adam Hasty 8, Eric Messenger 8, Kevin Barber 17, Jake Moore 3, Chase Dengel 11, James Peoples 5, Adam Maxwell 2

De Soto girls

The De Soto girls basketball team nearly pulled off the comeback of the season Friday night, but fell in the final minute to Ottawa, 53-49.

The squad was down by 16 points, but some clutch shooting from Tami Crow and Shelbi Petty brought the Wildcats screaming back into the game in the waning minutes.

Crow and Petty finished with 13 and 10, respectively. Katie Williams was effective in the interior, scoring 12 of her own.

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Ottawa: 9 16 14 14 53

De Soto: 10 9 12 18 49

De Soto: Tami Crow 13, Amber Laudick 4, Shelbi Petty 10, Kelsey Fisher 10, Katie Williams 12

Ottawa: Jori Graf 4, Shelby Miller 1, Alyssa Miller 2, Kristyn Watts 2, Jordan Baldwin 6, Kristen Hendrickson 19, Kara McFarland 8, Kearsten Peoples 11

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