Leipsic runs past Arlington in BVC
Friday, February 08, 2013 5:44 PM
LEIPSIC - Leipsic grabbed a quick lead Friday night as the Vikings claimed a 60-36 Blanchard Valley Conference win over Arlington.The Vikings (5-2, 15-3) had a 17-8 lead after the opening quarter and were up 29-18 at halftime. Leipsic maintained that 11 point lead after three quarters before outscoring the Red Devils (6-2, 15-3) 19-6 in the fourth quarter to finish off the win.
Austin Brown had a big night for the Vikings with 19 points, 11 rebounds and six steals. Devin Mangas added 14 points and three steals and Zach Kuhlman added 10 points. Mitch Kuhlman pulled down 11 rebounds for Leipsic as they won the battle of the boards 41-27.
Michael Blunk led the Red Devils with 11 points and Andrew Hunter added 10 points. Blunk also pulled down eight rebounds in the game.
Arlington won the junior varsity game 39-31.