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Madison East and Sun Prairie come out on top

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Gazette Staff
February 20, 2009
Madison East 62, Madison La Follette 51—Marquis Mason scored a game-high 18 points as the Purgolders (17-2, 15-2) cruised past the Lancers (7-10) to set up a showdown next week against league-leading Madison Memorial for the Big Eight title.

Trailing 28-21 at the half, East led 41-39 after three quarters and pulled away in the fourth quarter.


The Purgolders, ranked No. 5 in Division 1, have won 15 straight games. Yamil Baccallao and DeAndre Galligan added 12 points apeice for East.


D.J. Fuller scored a team-high 17 for the Lancers.


MADISON EAST 62, MADISON LA FOLLETTE 51
Madison La Follette (51)—Henly 9, Redman 8, DuBois 6, Singh 6, Klinkner 5, Fuller 17. Totals: 19-15-51.
Madison East (62)—Hilliard 7, Terry 6, Hull 5, McAdams 2, Mason 18, Baccallao 12, Galligan 12. Totals: 20-18-62.
La Follette 13 15 11 12—51
East 9 12 20 21—62

Three-point goals—La Follette 3 (Henly, Klinkner, Fuller), East 4 (Terry 2, Mason, Baccallao). Free throws missed—La Follette 5, East 8. Total fouls—La Follette 22, East 10. Fouled out—Henly, Redman.


Sun Prairie 78, Verona 66—The Cardinals (5-11) hit 23 of 27 free throws, had four players in double figures and scored 33 fourth-quarter points to knock off the Wildcats (11-6).

Michael Boos led Sun Prairie with a game-high 22 points. Jordan Noskowiak backed up Boos with 18 points. Korey Enstad added 15 and Sam Marshall had 11.


Conference scoring lead Jason Ziemer led Verona with 19 points.


SUN PRAIRIE 78, VERONA 66
Sun Prairie (78)—Davis 5, Handel 5, Boos 22, Opps 2, Noskowiak 18, Enstad 15, Marshall 11. Totals: 25-23-78.
Verona (66)—Nauman 9, Riebau 7, Schaaf 6, Platto 6, Banzhaf 3, Wadzinski 2, Mason 2, Reinke 2, Ziemer 19, Karls 10. Totals: 20-20-66.
Sun Prairie 13 13 19 33—78
Verona 9 12 16 29—66

Three-point goals—Sun Prairie 5 (Boos 3, Handel, Enstad), Verona 6 (Nauman 3, Schaaf, Platto, Banzhaf). Free throws missed—Sun Prairie 4, Verona 14. Total fouls—Sun Prairie 24, Verona 25.



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