Charles City downs Cadet boys' basketball team


CHARLES CITY - Charles City built a 10-point lead after one period and held off the Crestwood varsity boys’ basketball team Friday as the Comets earned a 65-38 win over the Cadets. The loss dropped the Cadets’ record to 2-1.
Charles City grabbed an 18-8 lead after one period and went on an 18-2 run in the second quarter to take a 36-10 halftime lead. The Comets led 49-26 after three periods.
“We started off slow in the game, and we had a very poor first half,” Cadet Coach Lynn McCormick said. “We played better in the second half, but we couldn’t recover from the poor first half. I give Charles City credit. They came right after us, and we did not respond very well.”
Zack Lane led the Cadets with 13 points and had seven rebounds. Carter Henry tossed in eight points, had three rebounds, two assists and one block. Nathan Martinek had six points, including two three-pointers and two rebounds.
Clayton Ollendieck had three points, three rebounds and two assists. Shane Vokaty, Jacob Andera, Jon Henry and Boston Ferrie each had two points. Ferrie added 11 rebounds and two blocks. Jon Henry had five rebounds. Kristian Szajna had two rebounds and three assists.
The Cadets made only 14 of 41 field goal attempts, including two of 16 three-point attempts.

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