Piqua girls knock off Graham


Staff report



Graham’s Katelyn Nash (left) is pressured by Piqua’s Elise Cox during Tuesday night’s game at GHS.

Graham’s Katelyn Nash (left) is pressured by Piqua’s Elise Cox during Tuesday night’s game at GHS.


ST. PARIS – Piqua downed Graham, 56-40, Tuesday night in non-league girls basketball.

The Falcons led, 15-9, at the end of the first quarter but trailed, 31-22, at the half.

Katelyn Nash led Graham (0-2) with 16 points.

The Falcons won the jayvee game, 24-21.

UHS girls top NE

Urbana defeated Northeastern, 45-20, in non-league girls basketball on Tuesday.

The Hillclimbers led, 11-2, at the end of the first quarter and 26-6 at the half.

For UHS, Sam Rooney had 17 points and 6 steals, Maleah Murphy had 9 points, 8 assists and 8 steals, Claire Shelpman had 8 points and Claire Keely added 10 rebounds.

M’burg girls win

SPRINGFIELD – Mechanicsburg beat Shawnee, 66-29, in non-league girls basketball on Tuesday.

A 23-0 run over a span of nearly a quarter and a half broke open the game. The Indians turned a 20-18 lead with just over four minutes remaining in the first half into a 43-18 margin with less than a minute to play in the third quarter before clamping down again in the final period.

For Mechanicsburg (3-0), Grace Forrest had 20 points and Kasey Schipfer and Morgan Hamby each added 12.

WL-S girls prevail

WEST LIBERTY – WL-S held off Tipp, 40-35, in non-league girls basketball on Tuesday.

The Tigers led, 32-25, after three quarters.

For WL-S (2-0), Selena Weaver had 18 points and eight rebounds and Emily Hollar added 15 points and four steals.

Tipp won the jayvee game, 32-13.

UHS sweeps in bowling

The Urbana boys beat London, 2,553-2,252, in CBC boys bowling on Tuesday.

For UHS (2-0), Kolin Bowdle had a 214-197, Austin Fisher a 181-212, Wyatt Young a 192-138, Paetyn Jacquemart a 161-142 and Jacob Coffey a 124-168.

Urbana’s girls team won, 2,008-1,611.

For UHS (2-0), Lily Cooksey had a 162-168, Sarrah Baldwin a 155-158, Leighanna Jordan a 148-165, Paige Martinez a 145-163 and Rachael Dulaney a 115.

Graham boys win

Graham beat Kenton Ridge, 2,545-2,373, in CBC boys bowling. Tyler Dowty rolled a 224 for the Falcons.

JH basketball

The Urbana 7th grade girls lost to London, 28-23.

The Urbana 8th graders fell, 32-18.

Graham’s Katelyn Nash (left) is pressured by Piqua’s Elise Cox during Tuesday night’s game at GHS.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2019/11/web1_knash.jpgGraham’s Katelyn Nash (left) is pressured by Piqua’s Elise Cox during Tuesday night’s game at GHS.

Staff report