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Clarkson/Leigh Girls and Boys Win at Twin River | KTIC Radio

Clarkson/Leigh Girls and Boys Win at Twin River

Clarkson/Leigh Girls and Boys Win at Twin River

GENOA – The Clarkson/Leigh girls and boys basketball teams swept a road doubleheader at Twin River on Thursday night in action aired on 107.9 The Bull.

The Patriot girls won big 65-33, and the Patriot boys overcame a slow start to win 56-46.

Clarkson/Leigh dominated the girls game, leading 16-0 after the first quarter and 36-10 at halftime. The Patriots went on to add 29 more points in the second half.

It was live by the three and die by the three for Twin River, as the Titans made 9 sots from behind the arc.

For Clarkson/Leigh, Chloe Hanel led the way with 18 points, while Kennedy Settje and Kayden Schumacher each added 14.

The win keeps the Patriot girls undefeated at 15-0 on the season.

Twin River got off to a fast start in the boys game, leading 21-13 after the first quarter.

Clarkson/Leigh hit a key three pointer right before halftime to cut their deficit to 26-23 heading into the intermission.

The Patriots came out strong in the second half, outscoring the Titans 22-5 in the third quarter.

Clarkson/Leigh was able to keep Twin River at arms length and preserve the 56-46 win.

Both teams shot poorly from the free throw line, with the Patriots going 8-20 from the stripe and the Titans shooting 10-29.

Eli Hays had 16 points for the Patriots. Carter Hanel added 14 and Kyle Kasik had 12.

The Clarkson/leigh boys are now 8-5 on the year.

Both Clarkson/Leigh teams are in action again on Friday, hosting Lutheran High Northeast.

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