Fort Jennings rallies to defeat Columbus Grove
Monday, January 21, 2013 6:48 PM
COLUMBUS GROVE - Fort Jennings overcame a second half deficit on their way to a 35-31 Putnam County League over Columbus Grove.The Musketeers trailed 24-17 in the third quarter before they went on a 6-0 run to pull within a point. After two free throws by Sammi Stechschulte pushed the Bulldog lead back to three points, Macy Schroeder tied the game with a three-pointer.
Fort Jennings took the lead in the fourth quarter on a three point by by Gabbi German, then after the Bulldogs regained the lead on a basket by Renee Karhoff at 31-30, the Musketeers regained the lead on back-to-back baskets by Emily Kehres and German.
Schroeder led the Musketeers with 17 points, six rebounds and three assists. German finished with six points.
Sydney McCluer led the Bulldogs with eight points and Megan Verhoff had seven points, all at the free throw line.