ECJH boys have 2-1 day

By Steve Sell
December 16, 2016

LOST SPRINGS — Elyria Christian Junior High’s boys A-basketball team used a 24-2 third-quarter eruption to key a 49-20 rout of Centre on Thursday.

The game had been tied at 16-all at the half.

Elyria Christian had terrific balance. Seth Redenbaugh scored 14 points, while Ben Unruh (12) and Zach Stucky (10) also hit for double figures.

“We started strong tonight, but let frustration set in the second quarter,” ECJH coach Shawn Stucky said. “The guys were able to regroup at halftime and came out playing the basketball they know how to play.”

The B-team was a 17-8 winner. Ben Unruh carried the load by scoring 13 points. The C-team lost a 19-12 decision despite 10 points by Alec Huddle.

Elyria A (49) — Stucky 10, Unruh 12, Anderson 4, Hobson 9, Redenbaugh 14.

Elyria B (17) — Huddle 2, Unruh 13, Clark 2.

Elyria C (12) — Huddle 10, Clark 2.