The Ottumwa Courier

January 25, 2013

AREA BOYS BASKETBALL ACTION: Blue Demons pound Clarke, 73-57

Courier sports staff
Ottumwa Courier

ALBIA — Tanner Kellogg cleaned the glass Friday night, grabbing 24 rebounds to go along with his 23 points as the Albia boys basketball team rolled to a 73-57 win over Clarke in South Central Conference action.

Matt Baker led the scoring with 26 points, while Tanner Wynn added 13 for the Blue Demons.

Albia (9-7, 4-3) will get back into action on Tuesday, when the Blue Demons host SCC rival Davis County.

Albia 73, Clarke 57

Clarke        10     13  16  18    —    57    

Albia        20     14  10  29    —    73    

Albia (73) — Matt Baker 26, Luke Sarver 2, Tanner Wynn 13, Zach Hugen 6, Austin Luse 2, Mason Cox 1, Tanner Kellogg 23. Totals 27 17-22 73.

3-point goals — 2 (Kellogg 2). Fouled out — None. Rebounds — 42 (Kellogg 24). Assists — 6 (Baker 2). Steals — 6 (Hugen 2, Wynn 2). Blocks — None. Total fouls — 17. Turnovers — 9.

Sigourney improves to 14-2

Courier sports staff

SIGOURNEY — The Sigourney boys basketball team improved to 14-2 Friday with a 64-44 blasting of Keota in South Iowa Cedar League action.

Vaclav Bujnoch scored 26 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead the way for the Savages, while Jackson Davis added 15 points.

Sigourney (14-2, 14-2) will step outside of conference play to take on rival Pekin today.

Sigourney 64, Keota 44

Keo        8     9  9  18    —    44    

Sig        12     19  13  20    —    64    

Sigourney (64) — Allan Denny 2, Shane Swearingen 2, Jackson Davis 15, Blaine Gretter 7, Dalton Webster 2, Kevin Weber 2, Vaclav Bujnoch 26, Brandon Stuhr 8. Totals 23 15-18 64.

3-point goals — 4 (Davis 2, Gretter, Bujnoch). Fouled out — None. Rebounds — 30 (Bujnoch 11). Total fouls — 12. Turnovers — 18.