Rangers pound Musketeer boys
FORT JENNINGS — New Knoxville owned the first and third periods 41-12 and secured a 76-57 non-league boys basketball victory over Fort Jennings Tuesday night inside The Fort of Fort Jennings High School.
The game was a makeup from a postponement Jan. 25.
The torrid Rangers placed four in double digits: Jalen Fullenkamp with 16, Andrew Arnett 14, Ethan Kuck 11 and Isaac Kuntz 10.
The Musketeers were topped by a trio: Connor Wallenhorst with 18 and 12 each by Nick Von Sossan and Austin Kehres.
The Rangers canned 33-of-52 overall, 4-of-10 long range, for 63.5 percent and 6-of-9 at the line (66.7%). They controlled 29 boards (9 offensive) as Arnett, Fullenkamp, Kuntz and Shane Topp added five each; 12 assists (Arnett and Ryan Lageman 3 each), 11 steals (Fullenkamp, Kuntz, Lageman, Topp and Ben Kuck 2 each), three turnovers and nine fouls.
The Musketeers notched 21-of-43 total shooting, 11-of-23 3-pointers, for 48.8 percent and 4-of-8 singles (50%), 17 caroms (4 offensive) as Von Sossan had six, five assists (Von Sossan and Mike Berelsman 2), six steals (Von Sossan 4), five miscues and 11 fouls.
Fort Jennings hosts Pandora-Gilboa 6 p.m. Saturday.