Prep boys basketball: Lincoln drops nail-biter against North

Prep boys basketball: Lincoln drops nail-biter against North

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Prep boys basketball: Lincoln drops nail-biter against North

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A last-second shot by Jake Rohrer didn’t fall for the Manitowoc Lincoln boys basketball team, which fell 60-58 to visiting Sheboygan North on Tuesday.

Rohrer led Lincoln with a team-high 14 points and 11 rebounds for the double-double while teammates Kyle Hoffman and Patrick Johnson each had 12.

Kyle Hoffman in-bounded the ball with 3.5 seconds for the Ships but the ball was knocked loose. It rolled to Rohrer, who put up a desperation shot which didn’t go in as he was double teamed.

Patrick Johnson jump started the Ships offense, connecting on a pair of 3-pointers to score six of Lincoln’s first eight points. Teammate Hoffman spurned the offense towards the end of the frame, as the Ships held a 16-14 advantage as the horn sounded.

The second quarter got started with North’s Ethan Guske hitting a pair of 3’s to put the Golden Raiders ahead momentarily, trading baskets with Hoffman. Guske entered the game needing 17 points to break the all-time scoring record for North, finishing with 30.

Another string of 3’s put Lincoln up 26-20 midway through the second quarter. Little scoring happened the rest of the way, with the Ships entering the half up 28-24.

Both sides went back and forth, as Guske heated up in the third including breaking the Golden Raiders scoring record midway through the quarter. Lincoln was outscored 22-17 in the quarter to trail 46-45 to end the third, but a half-court shot by Nick Schroeder to beat the buzzer gave the Ships something to celebrate.

North hit a 3 seconds into the fourth quarter, which was all the scoring for the longest time before Guske and Hoffman began to trade 3’s. Hoffman tied the game at 50-50 before Guske hit his sixth 3 of the game to put North up by three once again.

The Ships trailed 58-56 with 42 seconds remaining, before Rohrer hit a layup to level the game at 58-58 after a missed free throw on the other end by the Golden Raiders gave Lincoln life.

With 30.2 seconds left in the game, North played for the last shot and took the lead with 5.5 seconds left after a Guske shot was missed and tipped in by the Golden Raiders.

Sheboygan North 14 10 22 14 60
Lincoln 16 12 17 13 58

Sheboygan North

Dan Campion 10, Ethan Guske 30, Lucas Haese 2, David Larson 6, Dominic Mahn 10, Noah Stengel 2.

Lincoln

Matthew Fischer 5, Kyle Hoffman 12, Patrick Johnson 12, Austin Mecca 8, Jake Rohrer 14, Nick Schroeder 7.

3-Point Goals – Sheboygan North 9 (Dan Campion 2, Ethan Guske 7), Lincoln 6 (Matthew Fischer 1, Kyle Hoffman 2, Patrick Johnson 2, Nick Schroeder 1), Total Fouls – Sheboygan North 10, Lincoln 13.

Kiel 48, Cedar Grove-Belgium 29

The host Raiders jumped out to an early 24-14 lead at halftime and never looked back, cruising past the visitors by 19.

Cedar Grove-Belgium started to gain its footing in the third quarter, but still trailed by 11 entering the fourth. In the final frame, Kiel outscored their opponents by eight to win going away.

Jacob Winkel led the Raiders with a team-high 11 points while teammate Carter Voelker added nine of his own.

Only two 3-pointers were made by either team, with Kiel hitting both of them, one by Voelker and one by Bryce Gannigan (seven points).

Cedar Grove saw Spencer Bares and Logan Peterson each score eight to lead the way for the visitors.

Kiel will return to action on Friday when it hosts New Holstein.

Cedar Grove-Belgium 6 8 10 5 29
Kiel 12 12 11 13 48

Cedar Grove-Belgium

Spencer Bares 8, Drew Emperley 4, RJ Lemmerman 2, Logan Peterson 8, Jacob Winker 6.

Kiel

Terren Driscoll 4, Bryce Gannigan 7, Austin Lieburn 2, Jack Meunier 4, Jordan Meyer 2, Brock Schneider 2, Carter Voelker 9, Cole Voelker 6, Jacob Winkel 11, Seth Woods 1.

3-Point Goals – Kiel 2 (Bryce Gannigan 1, Carter Voelker 1), Total Fouls – Cedar Grove-Belgium 16, Kiel 17.

Green Bay NEW Lutheran 69, Reedsville 64

The visiting Panthers led 35-32 at halftime but were outscored 37-29 in the second half in the loss.

Reedsville took a 48-46 lead entering the fourth, and saw Lutheran score 23 in the quarter compared to the Panthers 16.

Brock Gilsdorf led Reedsville with a team-high 23 points while teammates Brett Dvorachek (13) and Cody Schamburek (12) joined him in double figures. Schamburek also hit two of the Panthers four 3-pointers.

Reedsville 17 18 13 16 64
Green Bay New Lutheran 19 13 14 23 69

Reedsville

Brett Dvorachek 13, Brock Gilsdorf 23, Bryce Hassemer 2, Bryler Kiekhaefer 7, Zach Laabs 2, Cody Schamburek 12, Bryce Wenzel 5.

Green Bay New Lutheran

Samuel Brock 2, Nathan Claflin 4, Grant Glodoski 9, Tyler Schaut 3, Evan Sizemore 2, Nathan Toenjes 11, Travis Voigt 29, Kristian Zimmerman 2, Dakota Zinser 7.

3-Point Goals – Reedsville 4 (Brett Dvorachek 1, Brock Gilsdorf 1, Cody Schamburek 2), Green Bay New Lutheran 4, Total Fouls – Reedsville 18 (Cody Schamburek 5), Green Bay New Lutheran 20.

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