The Pennant

Boys Basketball: Penn pulls away from Clay

Penn’s Kingsmen outscored South Bend Clay 19-9 in the final quarter and pulled away for a 72-59 victory in high school boys basketball action on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019.

Derek Derda led four Kingsmen in double figures with 20 points.

Markus Burton and Carter Hickey scored 16 points each, and Tobias Patton scored 14 points.

PENN 72: Carter Hickey 16, Markus Burton 16, Joe Smith 5, Jayden Doster 0, Evan Groves 0, Derek Derda 20, Tobias Patton 14, Casey Shultz 1.

CLAY 59: Allen 9, Johnson 12, Love 0, Wade 5, Gregory 3, Horton 0, Hunt 8, Jones 3, Neal 7, Black 0, Kranke 12.

PENN                    16           24           13           19 – 72

Clay                        15           18           17             9 — 59

Three-pointers: PENN 6 (Carter Hickey 3, Joe Smith 1, Derek Derda 1, Tobias Patton 1), Clay 6 (Kranke 2, Allen 1, Wade 1, Gregory 1, Hunt 1).