Behind Parker Penrod's 23 points (above), and the Eagles' harassing defense, Troy Christian took the first step in its tournament journey Friday night with a blowout win over Springfield Catholic Central. Read more about Penrod and the Eagles in Saturday's Press Pros.
A frenzy of steals in the fourth quarter helped Northridge engineer a reverse comeback after giving up a 15-0 run to Tipp in the third. Northridge's Jayah Martin, Arayiah McLemore and Javonah Jordan combined for 53 points in the upset victory.
It counted...But Christian Brusman's halfcourt shot to end the first quarter (above) appears to be late with the scoreboard clock in the background. Nonetheless, it was called good and the Eagles rallied for four quarters to knock off the #2-ranked Division II Ottawa-Glandorf Titans Saturday. Read more about the game in Sunday's Press Pros.
Troy Christian rallied from down 11, riding the wave of momentum all the way to a 50-42 win over Northridge. The Eagles clamped down in the fourth quarter, allowing just two points in the final eight minutes. Alan Brads writes for Press Pros.
Troy Christian improved to 10-0 in the Three Rivers Conference with a 56-41 win over rivals Miami East. They completed the sweep with efficient shooting from Parker Penrod s(above) and Christian Brusman to take one step closer to the conference title.