Clinton Prairie Downs Covington for 14th Victory

Tynlie Neal had 10 points, five rebounds and four assists to help lead Clinton Prairie to a 47-36 girls’ basketball victory over Western Boone Saturday afternoon in Jefferson.

The victory improved the Gophers to 14-2 on the season.

Emma McKinney and Sydney Swan each added seven points for Prairie, which led 25-16 at halftime. Kylie Maish had six points and Katie Blacker had five.

Prairie also won the junior varsity contest 34-16. Clairie Ecenbarger led the Gophers with 16 points and five rebounds. Kylee Ward had eight points.

Leading 15-8 after a quarter, the Gophers held Western Boone scoreless in the second stanza for a 24-8 halftime lead.

Rossville Tops Covington

Michelle Rodkey scored 17 points and Madison Miller added 13 as Rossville defeated Covington 50-31 in girls’ basketball action Saturday night in Rossville.

Rossville, 8-9, jumped out to a 15-2 lead after the first quarter and never looked back.

Miller also had eight rebounds and seven assists. Emma Lawson had a team-high 10 rebounds to go along with her seven points. Sammie Malson added eight points and seven rebounds. Jayla Rosen had four assists.

On Friday night, the Hornets fell to Taylor 47-39 on the road. Miller had 24 points and eight rebounds for Rossville. Kennedy Houser, Lawson and Malson each grabbed five rebounds for Rossville. Rosen had a team-high six assists.