The Pennant

Boys Basketball: Crown Point edges Penn

Three Penn players scored in double figures, but the Kingsmen lost a hard-fought battle at Crown Point, 71-67, Saturday night in high school boys basketball action.

Derek Derda led the Kingsmen with 21 points.

Markus Burton scored 18 points.

Carter Hickey scored 15 points – including three 3-pointers.

PENN 67 – Carter Hickey 15, Markus Burton 18, Joe Smith 3, Jayden Doster 0, Evan Groves 0, Derek Derda 21, Tobias Patton 6, Casey Shultz 4. TOTALS 21 10 67.

Crown Point 71 – Smith 23, Adeia 19, Lubbers 2, Brown 10, Uran 2, Matusak 4, White 0, Hanlon 3, Roach 0, Zabnowicz 0, Oostman 8.

PENN                    18           30           46           67

Crown Point       21           32           48           71

Three-pointers: PENN 5 (Carter Hickey 3, Markus Burton 1, Derek Derda 1), Crown Point 8 (Adeia 3, Brown 3, Smith 1, Hanlon 1).