Loramie star Boerger gets 1,000th point




Staff report

NEW KNOXVILLE — Fort Loramie snapped a two-game losing streak Tuesday night in girls basketball action, edging New Knoxville 39-36 on the road in non-league play.

Highlighting the victory was Fort Loramie senior Jessica Boerger reaching the 1,000-point mark for her career. Boerger entered the game needing just three points to reach the milestone and finished with five.

Fort Loramie jumped on top 11-4 to start the game. The lead was 23-16 at the half, but the Lady Rangers stormed back behind Kenzie Schroer, who had 11 of her 15 points in the third quarter.

Knoxville led 30-29 going to the final period, but managed just six more points.

Holly Frey had 14 to lead Loramie and Kaitlyn Luebke added 10.

Fort Loramie (39) — Quinter 4, Luebke 10, Brandewie 4, Boerger 5, Hoying 2, H. Frey 14.

NK (36) — Schroer 15, Miller 5, Schwieterman 5, Lageman 7, Leffel 4.

Score by quarters:

FL—11 23 29 39

NK—4 16 30 36

Three-pointers: FL 0, NK 2 (Miller, Lageman).

Records: FL 5-2, NK 6-2.


Bremen 65, Lehman 31

NEW BREMEN — New Bremen cruised to a 65-31 victory over Lehman in non-league girls play Tuesday night.

Lehman was led by Brogan McIver with nine and Alanna O’Leary with eight. No other details were available.