FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – 2A no. 3 Central Noble extended its winning streak to 22 game as the Cougars topped sectional host Westview 57-49 behind 24 points from Connor Essegian to headline area prep hoops action on Wednesday night.
The Eagles will face 2A no. 13 Churubusco on Friday at 8 p.m., as Busco bested Prairie Heights 89-45 in the first game at Westview on Wednesday evening.
In 2a play at Bluffton, Will Shank tallied 14 points and 10 assists to lead Canterbury over the reigning ACAC Tournament champion South Adams 70-63. The Cavaliers will face Adams Central on Friday at 8 p.m. as the Jets knocked off Manchester 73-70 in Wednesday’s nightcap.
In 3A at Woodlan, Leo got 20 points from Blake Davison to top Angola 64-38. The Lions advance to face Bishop Luers on Friday at 8 p.m. as the Knights bested Garrett 78-50 in the early game at Woodlan on Wednesday.
3A at Woodlan
Bishop Luers 78 Garrett 50 (F)
Leo 64 Angola 38 (F); Wednesday’s winners to play Friday at 8 p.m.
2A at Westview
Prairie Heights 45 Churubusco 89 (F)
Central Noble 57 Westview 49 (F); Wednesday’s winners to play Friday at 8 p.m.
2A at Bluffton
Canterbury 70 South Adams 63 (F)
Adams Central 73 Manchester 70 (F); Wednesday’s winners to play Friday at 8 p.m.