Tuesday's highlights: SJ-O tops Schlarman in overtime
In girls’ basketball
At Lady Falcon and Bunnies Tip-off Classic:
PBL 76, Dwight 35. Erin Lemley led a balanced scoring attack for Paxton-Buckley-Loda, tallying a game-high-tying 12 points. The Panthers (1-1) also got 11 points apiece from Jori Maynard and Andi Lemley. Amanda Ypya contributed 10 points in the win at Fisher.
SJ-O 62, Schlarman 55. Bailey Trimble scored a game-high 21 points for the Spartans (2-0), who won in overtime in Gibson City. Ashley Landis chipped in with 13 points and eight rebounds for the Spartans, who got nine rebounds from Ashley Beals. The Hilltoppers were led by Sierra Bell, who scored 19 points.
Iroquois West 41, GCMS 37. Morgan Small scored a game-high 16 points for the Raiders in their game at Gibson City. Katie Massey had a team-high 14 points for Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley.
Fisher 44, Villa Grove 40. Caitlin Cole had a team-high 19 points, 12 rebounds and four blocks for the Bunnies in their overtime victory. Fisher also got 10 points from Sydney Blackwell. Gina Masko had five steals in the victory. The Blue Devils were led by Courtney Helm (19 points) and Lizzy Smith (15 points).
At Timberwolf Tip-Off:
A-P 31, Clifton Central 16. Morgan Zindars led Armstrong-Potomac with 10 points.
Cissna Park 43, Kankakee 37. Alexis Knake and Madison Overbey each scored 11 points to lead the Timberwolves.
In other games:
St. Thomas More 67, Tri-Valley 24. Lexi Wallen poured in a game-high 22 points for the visiting Sabers, who got 16 points and seven steals from Randa Harshbarger. Jade Brinkoetter added 12 points for STM, which received six rebounds from Wallen.
The Sabers forced 29 turnovers.
M-S 65, MacArthur 21. Maggie Schmidt poured in a game-high 19 points to lead host Mahomet-Seymour, which received 12 points from Kristen Belyea.
Metamora 56, LeRoy 46. Lauren Russell scored a team-high 14 points for the visiting Panthers, who got 10 points from Alyssa Aupperle. Ali Dial contributed six rebounds, two assists and two steals in the loss.
Heritage 50, Oakwood 25. Micaela Childress had 16 points and nine rebounds for the host Hawks (1-1), who received 10 points apiece from Cedar Richardson and Dallas McCormick. Mary Happ added five assists and seven rebounds in the victory. The Comets were paced by MaKayla Gayler, who scored nine points.
Cerro Gordo/D-W/Bement 42, Decatur Christian 12. Stephanie Shook scored a game-high 16 points for the visiting Broncos, who got eight points, eight rebounds, five steals and three blocks from Arionna Gant.
Clinton 56, Springfield Calvary 18. Morgan Hickman (18 points) and Haley Toohill (10 points) each scored in double figures to pace the visiting Maroons.
Prairie Central 66, Morris 28. Gabby Weber scored a game-high 21 points for the Hawks in their PC Turkey Tournament game in Fairbury. Prairie Central also got 14 points from Laura Crane and 11 points from Kiana Coomber.
Teutopolis 54, Sullivan 50. Elissa Stewart led the host Redskins with 15 points. Emily Neuhauser (11 points) and Asia Morrison (10 points) also reached double figures. Morrison grabbed seven boards, and Stewart recorded six steals.
Maroa-Forsyth 63, Blue Ridge 34. Jeana Cheek paced the host Knights with nine points.
Ridgeview 50, Gardner South Wilmington 29. Paige Jones poured in a game-high 18 points for the Mustangs at the 10th annual Lexington Girls’ Basketball Classic.
Shiloh 49, Salt Fork 35. Bailey McIntyre led three Raiders in double figures with 18 points. Shelby Smith and Bethany McGinness scored 14 and 12 points, respectively, in the win.
The host Storm was led by Emilie McFadden, who scored a game-high 19 points.
Hoopeston Area 27, Milford 24. Tori Smock had a team-high five points for the visiting Cornjerkers, who received 18 rebounds from Shelby Holzinger. The Bearcats were led by Cornisha Allen, who scored 10 points.