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Scappoose boys get rolling against Yamhill-Carlton

Indians win nonconference game 64-46


SPOTLIGHT PHOTO: JAKE MCNEAL - Boogie Davis (55) aims over Yamhill-Carlton senior post Cody Stokes (12).The Scappoose High School boys' basketball team lived up to its Class 4A No. 8 ranking against visiting Yamhill-Carlton on Friday.

The Indians won their fifth nonconference game in a row, 64-46.

Robert Lohman led all scorers with 19 points as the Indians (8-3 overall) took over in the paint. Joey Wagenknecht swooped in for 12 points and Ian Donaldson came away with 12 points.

"I thought we played well, but the thing we need to work on is boxing out," Lohman said.

Tigers junior post Hunter Horne scored 16 points for Yamhill-Carlton (4-8). Senior guard Tanner Myrick added 11 points.

"Once we got a lot more aggressive, we got in their heads and got them out of rhythm like coach [Rahim Tufts] said," Wagenknecht said.

Scappoose bore down on the Tigers at the rim and made 17 of 23 free throws. Yamhill-Carlton finished 7-of-13.

"What really helped were offensive boards, and it helped our defense," said Boogie Davis, who scored six points. "Tanner [Kramer], Michael [Gift] and Joey really got into it. At our three-hour practice, we worked on defense the whole time."

Next up for the Indians is a nonconference tilt with Philomath -- top-ranked as of Friday -- at 7 p.m. on Tuesday.

Scappoose 64, Yamhill-Carlton 46

YC 16 8 12 10 -- 46

S 15 16 15 18 -- 64

YC -- Hunter Horne 16, Tanner Myrick 11, Mitchell Rabung 6, Michael Mitchell 6, Austin Ramsdell 5, Wyatt Garrison 2. Totals 18 7-13 46.

S -- Robert Lohman 19, Joey Wagenknecht 12, Ian Donaldson 12, Jerad Toman 6, Boogie Davis 6, Tanner Kramer 4, Michael Gift 3, Gus Nelson 2. Totals 21 17-23 64.

3-point goals -- YC 3 (Mitchell 2, Ramsdell); S 5 (Wagenknecht 2, Toman Lohman, Gift). Total fouls -- YC 20; S 17.