Danielle Hanshew's three-point play with four seconds left in overtime Saturday night lifted LeRoy High School to a 43-42 victory over Fisher in the opening round of the Girls McLean County Basketball Tournament at El Paso.

Megan Woltkamp had 16 points and Hanshew 12 for the 11th-seeded Panthers (5-14). LeRoy advanced to meet Ridgeview at 5:30 p.m. Monday in the quarterfinals at Eureka College.

Becca Clanton had 15 points to lead sixth-seeded Fisher (10-10).

EPG 51, FCW 37: Aubrey Staton led a balanced attack as fourth-seeded El Paso-Gridley downed 13th-seeded Flanagan-Cornell-Woodland. Ashlyn Stone added 11 points and Emma Baker 10 for EPG (15-4). Sierra Carr grabbed 13 rebounds to go with seven points.

FCW (4-14) was paced by Jayden Mitchell's 18 points.

Tremont 43, Tri-Valley 18: Vanessa Ehnle's 13 points paced fifth-seeded Tremont past No. 12 seed Tri-Valley. Alli Fuller chipped in eight points for Tremont (9-13), which advanced to face EPG in a 2:30 p.m. quarterfinal Monday at Eureka College.

Tri-Valley (2-16) was topped by six points from Lily Young.

Lexington 41, Fieldcrest 34: Raelyn Payne's 19 points powered ninth-seeded Lexington past eighth-seeded Fieldcrest. Skyler Friedmansky added 12 points for Lexington (7-7), which faces top-seeded Heyworth in Monday's 1 p.m. quarterfinal at Eureka College.

Fieldcest (13-6) received nine points each from Lexi Jochums and Emma Lorton.

GCMS 40, Deer Creek-Mackinaw 25: GCMS (12-8) advanced to face No. 2-seed Eureka at 4 p.m. in Monday's quarterfinals at Eureka College. Claire Retherford paced the Falcons with 12 points.

Jessica Carithers had 11 points for Dee-Mack.

Ridgeview 47, Blue Ridge 17: Mya Tinsley's 16 points paced third-seeded Ridgeview past No. 14 seed Blue Ridge. River Rosales had nine points for Ridgeview (16-4).

Blue Ridge (4-19) was topped by Jenna Mozingo's six points.


Sports Writer

Sports Writer for The Pantagraph.

Load comments