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Ellinwood girls edge Fairfield Falcons
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ELLINWOOD GIRLS 58, FAIRFIELD 57

LANGDON – Ellinwood’s Maddy Ward scored the game-winning basket and blocked a Fairfield shot to rally the Eagles past Fairfield 58-57 in Friday’s non-league basketball game.

The Eagles (5-3) trailed 56-50, but outscored the Falcons 8-1 in the final minutes. Ward scored two free throws and a basket on Mya Maxwell’s pass. Daphne Doll’s rebound basket forced a 56-56 tie.

After Bailey Bayse scored a free throw, Lauren Petz passed to Ward for the game-winner. Ward blocked an attempt by Jaetyn Conrad to preserve the victory.

Ellinwood 15 14 11 18 – 58

Fairfield 13 19 10 15 – 57

ELLINWOOD (5-3)—Ward 28, Doll 11, Maxwell 9, Petz 4, Harrington 4, Dimmitt 2

FAIRFIELD (5-3)—Conrad 32, McMillan 13, Bayse 10, Schwertfeger 2

ELLINWOOD BOYS 68, FAIRFIELD 21

LANGDON – Ellinwood’s Brandon Carr scored 16 points to lead three players in double figures as the Eagles roared past Fairfield 68-21 in Friday’s non-league basketball game.

Ellinwood (3-5) placed David Hammeke (14) and Luke Wondra (13) in double figures.

Ellinwood 16 19 26 7 – 68

Fairfield 4 4 10 3 – 21

ELLINWOOD (3-5)—Carr 16, Hammeke 14, Wondra 13, McFarren 7, Doll 5, Hosman 4, Knop 2, Schlessiger 4, Hayes 1

FAIRFIELD—Canady 6, Bauman 4, Evans 3, K. Haumont 3, C. Haumont 3, Fowler 2