The Pennant

Boys Basketball: Penn sprints past Elkhart Central

Penn maintained its hold on first place in the Northern Indiana Conference as the Kingsmen sprinted past Elkhart Central, 64-35, in high school boys basketball action on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019.

The Kingsmen own a 10-0 record in NIC play with two league games left — vs. Marian and vs. Jimtown. Penn is 16-2 overall.

Drew Lutz scored 14 points and had five assists.

Noah Applegate scored 13 points and ripped down 13 rebounds.

Beau Ludwick scored 12 points, battled for seven rebounds, and kicked out six assists.

Kegan Hoskins scored 11 points.

Carter Hickey scored nine points.

PENN 64: Carter Hickey 9, Drew Lutz 14, Jahawn Horton 0, Beau Ludwick 12, Evan Groves 0, Richard Brooks 0, Derek Derda 2, Noah Applegate 13, Caleb Applegate 3, Kegan Hoskins 11, Gavin Ruth 0, Caleb Fischer 0, Casey Shultz 0. TOTALS 23 14-22 64.

Elkhart Central 35: Kyran Pearson 0, Titus Rodgers 0, DuMarrion Williams 8, Luke Teich 9, Ty Windy 6, Ryan Charles 0, Cam’ron Daniels 0 Rodney McGraw 2, Jarius Jackson 0, Laz Miller 10. TOTALS 15 1-4 35.

PENN 16 11 19 18 — 64

Elkhart Central 9 9 7 10 — 35

Three-pointers: PENN 4 (Carter Hickey 2, Drew Lutz 1, Caleb Applegate 1), Elkhart Central 4 (Ty Windy 2, Luke Teich 1, DuMarrion Williams 1).