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Cards win conference game at NC

Friday, January 25, 2013

Bloomfield limited North Central to 19 points over the final 24 minutes as the Cardinals pulled away for a 53-30 win in a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference high school boys basketball game at Farmersburg Friday night.

North Central dropped to 5-9, 0-4 in league play. Bloomfield improved to 9-7, 5-2.

"We really turned up the defense in the second half," BHS coach Matt Britton said of outscoring the host Thunderbirds 34-13 in the final 16 minutes. "Our defense created a lot of easy shots after halftime.

"As a result of our defense, we shot 57 percent in the second half."

Kyle Robinson had another double-double, collecting 16 points and 10 rebounds. He made 6 of 10 shots and 4 of 4 at the foul line.

Ben Hays connected on 7 of 13 shots, finishing with 15 points.

Eli Combs and Connor Dowden both started, along with guard Jared Myers, who tossed in eight points.

Gavin Stanifer led North Central with 12 points.

Bloomfield won the junior varsity game 27-18.

The Cards will host Eminence Tuesday.

BLOOMFIELD (53) -- Kyle Robinson 6-10 4-4 16, Eli Combs 0-2 0-0 0, Jared Myers 3-9 2-2 8, Connor Dowden 2-4 1-2 5, Ben Hays 7-13 1-2 15, Brandon Van Sant 3-8 0-0 6, Taylor Skinner 0 0-0 0, Evan Fuller 1-1 0-0 3,, J.J. Kingsley 0-0 0-2 0, Clayton Burch 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 22-47 8-12 53

NORTH CENTRAL (30) -- Loren Drake 1-2 0-2 2, Mitchell Peterson 3-8 0-0 6, Gavin Stanifer 4-11 1-2 12, Austin Jewell 1-10 0-1 2, Tod Lebeda 0-1 0-0 0, Nick Stucker 2-4 0-0 5, Andrew Nikirk 1-5 0-0 3, Neal Greene 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 12-43 1-5 30.

Bloomfield 10 9 12 22 -- 53

North Central 11 6 5 8 -- 30

3-pointers -- Bloomfield 1-6 (Fuller 1-1, Hays 0-1, Van Sant 0-1, Myers 0-3, North Central 5-11 (Stanifer 3-4, Jewell 0-2, Kikirk 1-3, Stucker 1-2). Fouls -- Bloomfield 9, North Central 14. Fouled out -- None. Rebounds -- Bloomfield 33 (Robinson 10), North Central 26. Assists -- Bloomfield 10, North Central 5. Turnovers -- Bloomfield 13, North Central 17. Steals -- Bloomfield 11, North Central 7.



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