The Pennant

Boys Basketball: Penn knocks off NLC champion Mishawaka

Penn High’s Kingsmen highlighted their Senior Night celebration by knocking off Northern Lakes Conference champion Mishawaka, 63-49, in high school basketball play on Tuesday, Feb. 23.

Sophomore Markus Burton sparked the Kingsmen with 26 points and dished out four assists.

Senior Caleb Applegate hit four 3-pointers and battled for eight rebounds.

Sophomore Joe Smith hit three 3-pointers for nine points.

PENN 63: Markus Burton 26, Joe Smith 9, Seth Jankowski 0, Seamus Penney 0, Jayden Doster 3, DelRontay Haywood 1, Caleb Applegate 14, Gabe Gatete 0, Mason Wilson 0, Casey Shultz 8, Caleb Fischer 0, Cole Wojciechowski 2.

Mishawaka 49: Maddux Yohe 3, Sacario Thomas 1, Trent Johnson 22, DaVonn Parker 13, Brendan Williams 4, Tommy Harringer 6, Jonah Amos 0, Arthur Jones 0.

PENN                    15           32           47           63

Mishawaka         9              21           38           49

Three-pointers: PENN 9 (Caleb Applegate 4, Joe Smith 3, Markus Burton 1, Jayden Doster 1), Mishawaka 7 (Johnson 3, Parker 3, Yohe 1).