February 28, 2014

Sports briefs, Feb. 28


---- — Logan gymnastswin at Plymouth

PLYMOUTH — Logansport’s gymnastics team recorded a 105.05 to defeat Plymouth (103.25) and Peru (34.4) on Thursday.

Emily Pomasl was second in the all-around (36.45) for the Berries and Alexa Abbott was fourth (33.95). Pomasl won on vault (9.5) and beam (9.2) and was third on floor (8.8) and bars (8.8). Abbott was fourth on bars (8.35) and beam, fifth on floor (8.5) and sixth on vault (8.9).

Ashlyn Brown was second on beam (8.7). Hannah Brandt was third on vault (9.2) fifth on bars (8.15), and Maddy Rosenberger was fifth on vault (9.1) and sixth on bars (8.05). Elizabeth Nies was sixth on floor (8.3).

Logan next competes at the Lafayette Jeff Sectional on March 8.

Divers competeat Penn Regional

MISHAWAKA — Three area divers competed at the Penn boys diving regional Tuesday.

Cass sophomore Toby McGehee placed 17th with a 198.3. Logansport had two divers compete, with senior Austin Poe placing 18th (181.35) and senior Jacob Forgey placing 19th (177.1).

The top eight finishers advanced to the state finals.

LYB to hold final registration

Logansport Youth Baseball will be holding its final spring registration on Sunday from 1-5 p.m. at the Logansport School Admin Building on George St.

The league is open to anyone that will be between the ages of 4-12 years old on April 30th of this year. Cost for the league is $40 for T-Ball, $50 for rookies, and $60 for minors and majors. If you can not attend registration or have questions, please call Anthony at 574-721-4970.

The league is also looking for coaches and umpires. Contact DeHaven for more information.

Sheehey sends IUpast No. 20 Iowa

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Will Sheehey scored 19 of his career-high 30 points in the first half and Stanford Robinson added a career-best 17 to lead Indiana over No. 20 Iowa 93-86 on Thursday night in a game that was postponed last week.

The Hoosiers (16-12, 6-9 Big Ten) went on a 9-0 run in the second half, capped by a 3-pointer from Evan Gordon that gave them a 62-60 lead with 13:13 remaining.

Roy Devyn Marble had 20 points and Aaron White added 19 points and 10 rebounds for the Hawkeyes (19-9, 8-7), who have lost three straight.

The Hoosiers scored six straight points to take a 77-69 lead when Robinson converted a three-point play. Sheehey dunked to give Indiana an 82-73 advantage with 1:35 remaining.

Hibbert leads Pacerspast Bucks, 101-96

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Roy Hibbert had 24 points and 12 rebounds to help the Indiana Pacers rally for a 101-96 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night.

Paul George and Lance Stephenson each scored 18 points for NBA-leading Indiana. The Pacers, 44-13 overall and an NBA-best 28-3 at home, blew a 17-point lead in the first half.

Indiana’s George Hill took a nasty spill along the baseline late in the game. Vogel said the starting guard was day-to-day with a bruised left shoulder.

The Bucks, an NBA-worst 11-46, tied it at 50 at the half and built a six-point lead in the third quarter.