The Pennant

Boys Basketball: Applegate leads Penn past Glenn

Penn Senior Noah Applegate connected for 22 points as the Kingsmen sprinted past Glenn, 77-41, in high school basketball action on Thursday, Jan. 10.

Penn is 9-2 overall and 5-0 in the Northern Indiana Conference.

Applegate, a 6-foot-6 runner, hit 9-of-12 field-goal attempts, including 2-of-3 from three-point range.

Senior point guard Drew Lutz scored 15 points and dished out eight assists.

Beau Ludwick scored nine points, Richard Brooks scored eight points, and Derek Derda and Caleb Applegate scored seven points each.

Penn hit 54 percent of its shots (32-of-59) and limited Glenn to 29 percent shooting (12-of-41).

PENN 77: Carter Hickey 3, Drew Lutz 15, Jahawn Horton 0, Beau Ludwick 9, Evan Groves 2, Richard Brooks 8, Derek Derda 7, Noah Applegate 22, Caleb Applegate 7, Kegan Hoskins 4, Gavin Ruth 0, Caleb Fischer 0, Casey Shultz 0. TOTALS 32 5-10 77.

Glenn 41: Aaron Wright 0, Robby Porter 6, Carter Yung 17, Noah Abrell 3, Weston Salyer 0, Nick Frankiewicz 5, Gabe Weiss 2, John Drews 3, Khori Barker 3, Jack Porter 0, Evan Dreibelbeis 0, Silas Kaser 2. TOTALS 12 13-16 41.

PENN                    23           17           20           17 – 77

Glenn                    8              9              10           14 – 41

Three-pointers: PENN 8 (Noah Applegate 2, Richard Brooks 2, Carter Hickey 1, Drew Lutz 1, Beau Ludwick 1, Derek Derda 1), Glenn 4 (Robby Porter 1, Nick Frankiewicz 1, Khori Barker 1, John Drews 1).