PREP ROUNDUP: Xavier Morris Nets Career-High 19 Points in Wheeling Park Win Against Meadowbrook
BYESVILLE — Alex Vargo’s double-double helped lift Wheeling Park to a 69-56 road win over Meadowbrook on Tuesday night as the senior scored a game-high 23 points and 11 rebounds.
Xavier Morris recorded a career-high 19 points for the Patriots (8-2), while Travis Zimmerman charted a double-double of 16 points and 11 rebounds.
John McCall paced the Colts (8-3) with 17 points and Addy Black added 15.
Magnolia 70, Valley 43
PINE GROVE — Jake Gamble delivered 21 points to lead Magnolia past Valley.
Qwailei Turner went for 19 points and Trent Schiebelhood added 10 for the Blue Eagles (10-2).
Ryan Baker and Tommy Shannon each scored 10 for the Lumberjacks (3-7).
Weir 56, Edison 40
RICHMOND — Elijah Gillette paced Weir with 14 points in a win over Edison.
Moments after an official visit to the University of Tennessee for track, Sebastian Spencer made the eight-hour trip home in time to rack up 10 points for the Red Riders.
Andrew Pugh led the Wildcats with 15 points and teammate Alec McBane provided 12.
Tyler Consolidated 74
Paden City 36
PADEN CITY — Gage Huffman and Mark Rucker each accumulated 23 points as Tyler Consolidated routed Paden City.
Walter Joy paced the Wildcats with 18 points.
Oak Glen 60, Brooke 57
WELLSBURG — Oak Glen held off a strong effort by Brooke to earn the win behind 17 points from Jacob Clark.
Zach Taylor amassed 15 for the Golden Bears, followed by 13 from Brayden Mineard and 10 from Blake Perez.
Alex Isinghood tallied 23 to paced the Bruins, while Alex Lilly and Cole Sperlazza each netted 11.
Martins Ferry 64, Bellaire 57
MARTINS FERRY — Jaizen Miles poured in 23 points as Martins Ferry downed rival Bellaire.
Reuben Hilson bucketed 19 for the Purple Riders and Davian Ray tallied 12.
David Zwack charted 19 points to pace the Big Reds, Trenton Wilson delivered 15 and Andrew Littell added 10.
St. Clairsville 59
Harrison Central 50
CADIZ — Brett Vike, Will Balgo and Nate Harris each scored 15 points to lead St. Clairsville over Harrison Central.
Kobe Mitchell paced the Huskies with 35 points.
Toronto 47, Steubenville Catholic 45
TORONTO — It took overtime but Toronto had just enough in the tank to edge past Steubenville Catholic.
A.J. Clegg and Shane Keenan each produced 13 points for the Red Knights in the triumph.
The Crusaders were led by Luca Conner, who bucketed 16, followed by Jack Rook and Charles Miller with 11 each.
Frontier 54, River 44
HANNIBAL — Logan Brookover garnered 18 points to lead Frontier past River.
Brody Lollathin and Ty Long each supplied 15 for the Pilots.
Wheeling Park 71, Weir 52
WHEELING — After dropping its first game of the season to an unbeaten Indian Creek squad on Monday night, Wheeling Park got back on track against Weir.
Shanley Woods led the charge, hitting seven 3-pointers and finishing with 25 points.
Bella Abernathy turned in 15 and Lindsey Garrison tallied 12 for the Patriots.
Cameron 45, Clay-Battelle 32
BLACKSVILLE — Lili Neely put up 18 points to lead Cameron over Clay-Battelle.
Neely hauled in 11 rebounds and Reagan Gray pulled in nine for the Dragons (6-3).
Liv Ammons paced the Cee-Bees with 16 points.
East Richland 43, St. John 11
BELLAIRE — Joy Berka netted a game-high 10 points to lead East Richland past St. John.
Julia Costain turned in nine points in the win.