Boys Basketball Roundup: City High Wins Second Straight

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Cedar Rapids Kennedy used a 23-point third quarter to pull away for a 57-50 win over Liberty High on Wednesday in a Mississippi Valley Conference Valley Division matchup in Cedar Rapids.

Liberty High dropped to 6-11 with its fourth straight loss while Cedar Rapids Kennedy snapped a seven-game losing skid and improved to 7-10 on the season.

Ethan O’Donnell had 19 points and Andre Brandon added 14 for the Lightning.

Bowen Gryp had nine points and Isaac Bender six for Liberty High.

Jack Wetzel had a game-high 28 for Cedar Rapids Kennedy and Caleb Schlaak added 14 for the Cougars.

CR Kennedy  16  5  23  13  –  57

Liberty High  11  8   9   22  –  50

Liberty High (50) – Ethan O’Donnell 19, Andre Brandon 14, Bowen Gryp 9, Isaac Bender 6, Ira Hazeltine 2

Cedar Rapids Kennedy (57) – Jack Wetzel 28, Caleb Schlaak 14, Trey Sheets 8, Zach Drahos 3, Tyler Andrews 4

City High Wins Second Straight

City High stopped a losing skid with a win on Saturday and the Little Hawks kept things going the right way on Wednesday.

City High built a six-point halftime deficit and held on for a 65-62 win over Cedar Rapids Washington in a Mississippi Valley Conference Mississippi Division matchup in Cedar Rapids.

The Little Hawks improved to 5-12 with the win while Cedar Rapids Washington dropped to 8-9.

City High                   13  16  14  22  –  65

CR Washington         12  11  16  23  –  62

CR Washington (62) – Mick McCurry 25, Ross Snitker 14, Jamar Thurman 6, Chandlir Haug 6, Imanuel Rowland 4, Brayden Wright 3, Kaden Bowie 2, Riley Pankey 2