ROSHOLT – Marcus Jensen and Caleb Glennon scored 18 and 16 points, respectively, to carry Amherst to a 58-39 win over Rosholt in a nonconference boys basketball game on Friday.
Jensen had four of Rosholt’s five 3-pointers.
Jarod Richter led the Hornets with 17 points, while Josh Studinski added 11 points — all of which came in the second half.
Amherst went 24 of 50 from the field, while Rosholt was 15 of 49.
AMHERST (58): Caleb Glennon 16, Hayden Blackford 2, Jon Konkol 5, Joe Biadasz 6, Waldoch 1, Ryan Makuski 5, Marcus Jensen 18, T. Badasz 5.
ROSHOLT : Jarod Richter 17 , Jordan Yenter 4, Nick Lemke 2, Sid Hartvig 2, Alex Cole 3, Josh Studinski 11.
3-pointers: Amherst 5 (Jensen 4, Makuski 1); Rosholt 4 (Studinski 3, Cole)
MERRILL – Malek Lemke hit a 12-foot jump shot with three seconds left to lift the Old Abes to the nonconference win.
Lemke finished with a team-high 14 points, and Daminiqus Ford added 13 points for Memorial.
David Jesperson had a team-high 11 points for the Bluejays, while Paul Theorin added eight points, including two 3-pointers.
MEMORIAL (45): Malek Lemke 14, Daminiqus Ford 13, Ben Everhart 2, Alex Grant 2, David Schnack 8, Nick Uthe 2, Gianni Rossato 4.
MERRIL (44): Paul Theorin 8, Andrew Seaman 5, Brandon Bartz 4, David Jesperson 11, Nick Mootz 5, Jake Anderson 4, Michael Seaman 4, Chad Mootz 2.
3-pointers: Memorial 4 (Lemke 2, Schnack 2); Merrill 6 (Theorin 2, A. Seaman, Jesperson, Mootz, M. Seaman)
Port Edwards 40, Pacelli 23
Lexi Schraeder scored 12 points, and Nicole Marshall added 11 as the Blackhawks led 19-4 at the half and rolled to the nonconference win.
Marisa Rice had nine points to lead the Cardinals, while Sami Kay Shafranski added six points.
PORT EDWARDS (40): Braylyn Stewart-LaViolette 2, Paige Hildebrandt 2, Marissa Ziegler 2, Jordyn Kohlbeck 5, Brooke Daven 4, Bryce Smith 2, Nicole Marshall 11, Lexi Schraeder 12.
PACELLI (23): Marisa Rice 9, Kasia Wojciehoski 2, Sami Kay Shafranski 6, Hannah Raflik 4, Anna Lensmire 2.
3-pointers: Port Edwards 1 (Kohlbeck); Pacelli 1 (Rice).
Wausau West 53, Wis. Rapids 44
The Warriors had too much offense for the Raiders on Friday night, as they won by nine. Jasmin Samz led the Warriors in scoring with 22 points. Caity Coleman also scored 13.
Victoria Hansen led the Raiders in scoring with 13 points. Shelby Steinke also chipped in 10 points.
“I thought we played very well in the first half. Defensively, I thought we took them out of their rhythm. We were able to do what we needed to to secure the victory,” said Wausau West coach Patric Galligan.
“They pressured us in the first half and we turned the ball over way too many times. We did come back and had a nice second half, but free throws decided it at the end,” said Rapids coach Dan Hancock.
Wausau West: Kierra Kohlbeck 4, Jessyka Wiskofske 2, Marlise Gonzalez 2, Anna Brown 2, Jasmin Samz 22, Katrina Cihlar 8, Caity Coleman 13, Ellie Hrdina 2.
Wisconsin Rapids: Kendra Lysne 7, Jenny Nicolaus 2, Maisie Langhoff 8, Victoria Hansen 13, Alli Paitel 4, Shelby Steinke 10.
3-Pointers: Wausau West none. Rapids 1 (Lysne).
Wausau East 8, Fox Cities 2
NEENAH – Henry Nuckles and the rest of the Wausau East seniors decided they had enough losing this season. Nuckles scored four times, including earning a natural hat trick with three goals in the second period, to lead the Lumberjacks to their first win of the season.
Colin Bailey had three assists for the East while Ethan Rist picked up a goal and an assist.