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February 11, 2014

Sports briefs, Feb. 11

Logansport tops Western in gymnastics

RUSSIAVILLE — Logansport’s gymnastics beat Western on Monday night. The Berries posted a big score of 107.825. The Panthers had a 96.

Logansport’s Kelley Platt was the all-around winner with a score of 37.2 and teammate Emily Pomasl was second (37.05). Also for the Berries, Alexa Abbott was fourth (32.575) and Hannah Brandt was fifth (31.525).

Platt was tops on vault (9.5), bars (9.5) and floor (9.4). Pomasl was tops on beam (9.5).

Cass betters Logan inboys swimming

Lewis Cass edged Logansport 90-86 in a boys swimming meet in the Berries’ pool.

Cass used its depth in getting the win. The Kings won only five of the 12 events.

“This was really close meet,” Logansport coach Heidi Hendricks-Knight said. “We had some good swims rom the boys. Also an emotional night for the seniors. I am truly going to miss all of them.”

Quadruple winner Zane Densborn and triple winner Marcus Record led Logansport. Individually, Densborn won the 500 freestyle and 100 breaststroke and Record was tops in the 100 butterfly. Also for the Berries, David Servin took first place in the 200 individual medley and Jacob Forgey won the diving.

Dustin Clements, Densborn, Record and Phil Stephenson teamed to win the 200 medley and 400 freestyle relays.

Argos beats Winamac in boys basketball

WINAMAC — Winamac’s boys basketball team let an 11-point halftime lead slip in losing to visiting Argos 52-50 on Monday.

The Warriors (5-7) led 19-13 at the end of the first quarter and 32-21 at halftime. Argos (10-5) came back in the third quarter, cutting Winamac’s lead to five (40-35), and then controlled the final quarter.

Adam Gruenig led Winamac with 19 points. Dalton Button had 10 and Jeremy Bentle added nine.

The Dragons were led by Dominic Cataldo with 16, and Casey Johson added 13.

Mac-Pioneer basketball has new date

ROYAL CENTER — Pioneer High School on Monday announced a new date for its boys basketball game against Maconaquah, which was scheduled for Saturday.

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