In a match-up of teams ranked in the top-5 in Divisions II-IV, Summit Country Day defeated Purcell Marian 75-44, marking the first time in school history that the Silver Knights have finished the regular season undefeated.
Summit Country Day had four scorers reach double-digits – senior guard Gurl Campbell, junior forward Gabbi Gehner and freshman guard Ravin Alexander each scored 16. Senior guard Kiley Barnard added 10 points of her own.
Purcell Marian was led by senior guard Maria Englert, who scored a game-high 26.
Second-ranked Summit Country Day improves to 22-0. The Silver Knights will open up postseason play on Thursday against Roger Bacon.
No. 5 Purcell Marian falls to 17-5.
Mariemont 65, Taylor 20: No. 3 Mariemont won at home on Senior Night.
Senior guard Julia Whittelsey led Mariemeont with a game-high 14 points and sophomore center Rebekah Justice chipped in 11 points.
Fairfield 45, Lakota East 43: The two teams were tied 32-32 heading into the fourth quarter, and Fairfield was able to pick up win on the road.
Anaiah Williams scored 16 points and Brandalyn Williams had 11 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Indians, the No. 8 team in the Division I coaches’ poll.
Kandance Satterwhite scored 15 points in a losing effort for the No. 6 Thunderhawks.
Glen Este 50, Walnut Hills 41: Freshman guard Jasmine Hale scored 12 and junior guard Payton Funk added 11 to lead ninth-ranked Glen Este.
Junior forward Arielle Varner scored a game-high 19 for No. 10 Walnut Hills.
Princeton 65, Sycamore 62: Corneisha Henderson scored a game-high 30 points and Markayla Sherman added 16 to lead Princeton to the road win.
Lauren Saxon led Sycamore with 19 points.
Talawanda 56, Ross 44: Darby Glaab scored 15 points and grabbing 11 rebounds for the Braves. Emma Wright and Chloe Wright added 19 and 18 respectively for Talawanda.
Ross was led by Sarah Merrill’s game-high 26.
Wyoming 41, Reading 23: Emily Wadds scored a game-high 16 points for Wyoming.
Fenwick 64, East Clinton 36: Senior guard Katie McCarthy scored 12 points to lead the Falcons.
East Clinton was led by senior guard Brooke Carpenter, who scored 12.
Madeira 62, Indian Hill 43: Madeira finished off its pefect season after defeating Indian Hill on Saturday night. Senior Celia Kline finished the night with a team-high 18 points.
Jamie Grob contributed a double-double of 10 points and 12 rebounds. Nikki Macke added one of her own consisting of 11 points and 10 rebounds.
The Amazons will start postseason play on Saturday against Cincinnati Christian at Fairfield at 4 p.m.
St. Xavier 70, Walnut HIlls 68 (OT): Walnut Hills battled from 12 down in the second half to force overtime but St. X converted on its free throw attempts to seal the win.
St. X went 15-of-20 from the charity stripe in the fourth quarter and overtime to keep the game close and senior guard Josh Theis hit a layup at the buzzer for the walk-off win.
Sophomore guard Sam Martin led St. X with a game-high 24 points.
Keating sectional: St. Ursula and Wyoming each dominated their respective divisions Saturday. St. Ursula finished with 633 points in Division I, well ahead of second-place Fairfield’s 260, while Wyoming won Division II with 529 and Fenwick came in second with a 238.
Hannah Foster won the 50 and 100 freestyle races and was a member of the 200 and 400 freestyle relay teams Molly Zilch won the 200 and 500 freestyle races and was a member of the 400 freestyle relay teams for St. Ursula. Additionally, Josie Grote won the 100 breaststroke and 200 IM and 200 medley relay and 400 freestyle relay teams and Marissa Delgado won the 100 butterfly and was on the 200 freestyle relay and 200 medley relay teams.
In Division II, Lia Thomas won the 50 freestyle and 100 freestyle and was a member of the 200 freestyle and 400 freestyle relay teams for Wyoming. Taylor’s Abby Rapien won both the 200 and 500 freestyle, Cincinnati Christian’s Payton Keiner won the 100 backstroke and 200 IM, and Fenwick’s Lauren Olson won the 100 breaststroke and 100 butterfly.