Tuesday Boys Basketball Roundup


GREENVILLE — The Troy boys basketball cruised to a 65-39 win at Greenville Tuesday in MVL action.

Troy, 2-2 overall and 2-1 in the MVL, will host Vandalia-Butler Friday night.

Troy led 19-13, 36-21 and 50-25 at the quarter breaks.

Kellen Miller led the Trojans with 13 points and seven rebounds.

Bryce Haught had 12 points and nine rebounds and Brady O’Leary scored 12 points.

Evan Kaiser netted eight points and pulled down six rebounds, Hudson Furlong and Isaac Burns both scored six points and Nathan McDowell added five points.

W. Carrollton 43,

Piqua 34

WEST CARROLLTON — The Piqua boys basketball team couldn’t hold a halftime lead Tuesday night at West Carrollton.

Piqua, 1-3 overall and 1-3 in the MVL, will host Fairborn Friday night.

Piqua trailed 12-9 after one quarter, but took a 16-15 halftime lead.

West Carrollton took a 35-27 lead after three quarters and held on for the win.

Drake Owen scored eight points and Tate Kuhlman added seven points.

Jay Hancock had six points, Isaiah Martin had seven rebounds and three steals, Mickey Anderson had six rebounds and Jace Weber pulled down five rebounds.

Tippecanoe 79,

Xenia 43

TIPP CITY — The Tippecanoe boys basketball team got a home win in MVL action Tuesday night.

The Red Devils, 4-0 overall and 4-0 in the MVL, will play at Stebbins Friday night.

Tipp led 24-13, 40-20 and 59-30 at the quarter breaks.

Jackson Smith led Tipp with 19 points and seven rebounds, while C.J. Bailey had 15 points and five assists.

Preston Zumwalt scored 13 points, Caden Turner had eight points and five assists and Maddox Sivon had eight points, 11 rebounds and seven assists.

Jackson Davis scored seven points and A.J. Jergens added five points.

Troy Christian 58,

Milton-Union 41

WEST MILTON — The Troy Christian boys basketball team rallied from a first quarter deficit for a TRC win Tuesday night.

Troy Christian 2-0 overall and 2-0 in the TRC, will host Riverside Friday.

Milton-Union, 0-4 overall and 0-2 in the TRC, will host Miami East Friday.

Milton led 10-7 after one quarter, but the Eagles took a 23-17 halftime lead and increased it to 42-29 after three quarters.

Frank Rupnik had 18 points, seven rebounds and three blocked shots and Parker Penrod scored and Parker Penrod had 18 points, 18 points and six assists.

Riston Taylor scored 14 points off the bench and Alex Free had five points, seven rebounds, five assists and three steals.

Wyatt Kimmel led Milton-Union with 13 points and three steals and Jacob Grube scored seven points.

Titus Copp had seven points and three assists, Zach Lovin scored six points and Tyler Combs added five points.

Miami East 48,

Lehman 38

CASSTOWN — The Miami East boys basketball team recovered from a slow start Tuesday night to get a TRC win at home.

The Vikings, 2-2 overall and 1-1 in the TRC, will play at Milton-Union Friday night.

Lehman Catholic, 2-1 overall and 1-1 in the TRC, will host Bethel Friday night.

Lehman took an early 7-2 lead with a 3-pointer by Turner Lachey and baskets by CJ Olding and Da’Ron Pride.

But, Ty Rorher sparked a 15-2 Miami East run with 10 points in the first quarter.

The Vikings led 14-9, 24-15 and 38-22 at the quarter breaks,

Jacob Roeth led the Vikings with 18 points, seven rebounds, five assists and three steals and Rohrer added 17 points, five assists and three steals.

Donovan O’Leary had 11 points and eight rebounds for Lehman.

Lachey scored 11 points and Shane Frantz had eight rebounds.

Bethel 53,

Covington 46

BRANDT — The Bethel boys basketball team rallied in the second half for a TRC win at home Tuesday night.

The Bees, 2-2 overall and 1-1 in the TRC, travel to Lehman Catholic Friday night.

Covington, 0-2 overall and 0-2 in the TRC, will host Northridge Friday night.

Covington had led 12-7 after one quarter and 20-19 at halftime.

Bethel led 35-30 after three quarters and held on for the win.

Mike Halleg led Bethel with 19 points and six rebounds.

Eli Lowery had nine points and three assists and Jonas Friend scored eight points.

Cameron Ahrens had seven points and five rebounds and Elijah Alberti had six points and five rebounds.

Landon Cornwell pulled down seven rebounds and Carson Staton had three steals.

Britton Miller had 14 points, five rebounds and five assists for Covington.

Brogen Angle scored 13 points and Bryson Hite had 10 points, seven rebounds and three assists.

Tanner Palsgrove had seven points, four assists and four steals and Gunner Kimmel had five rebounds and three assists.

Sports Editor Rob Kiser can be reached at [email protected]

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