Boys Basketball Roundup: Turner Scores 35 to Lead City High to Win at Waterloo East


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Antonio Turner poured in a career-high 35 points as City High held on for an 85-81 win over Waterloo East on Friday night in Waterloo.

City High led 42-27 at the half and Turner made 12 second-half three throws as the Little Hawks survived a 54-point second half from Waterloo East 8-9, 4-9 MVC).

Keshawn Christian had 23 points and Ry Threlkeld-Weigand scored all 11 of his points after halftime as City High improved to 5-12 on the season and 3-9 in Mississippi Valley Conference play.

City High (85) – Antonio Turner 35, Carter Westlake 4, Jeremy Kambomba 4, DeAngelo McNeil 8, Keshawn Christian 23, Ry Threlkeld-Weigand 11.

Waterloo East (81) – Daquavion Walker 10, Tyrese Nickelson 19, Jacee Clark 14, Ramon Haarrington 10, Jovahn Holmes 6, Treyshawn LaBeaux 20, Tavious Jenkins 2.

Double-double by Moore Not Enough as Clippers Fall at Independence

Darius Moore had a double-double with 28 points and 11 rebounds but it wasn’t enough as Clear Creek Amana fell to Independence 81-68 in a WAMAC West contest in Independence.

Nolan Schwarting had 12 points and Jordan Wolfe added 10 for Clear Creek Amana as the Clippers had a two-game winning streak halted.

Clear Creek Amana dropped to 6-11 on the season and 6-7 in WAMAC West play while Independence improved to 12-7 and 9-5 in WAMAC play.

Clear Creek Amana     18  14  18  18  –  68

Independence            19  22  26  14  –  81