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Quick start launches Knights boys' to a 40-point win

Waylon Bennett
The Lourdes Central Knights picked up win No. 6 against Sterling on Tuesday, January 28.  Zach Teserak finished with 11 points.

The Lourdes boys have won two straight games in huge fashion by outscoring their last two opponents by an average of 62-32.

In the first quarter against the Jets, Blake Miller and Zach Teserak each scored five of the Knights 21 points.

Miller who finished with a game high 21 points, chipped in eight more in the second period.  Leo Sibinelli knocked down a three and Teserak added six more as the Knights had a big 48-14 advantage at halftime.

Lourdes got a couple three’s in the second half.  Miller and Will Welsh each knocked down shots from behind the arc and Drew Walton contributed a field goal.

Will Funke scored five of his nine points in fourth period.  Aidan Daly came in off the bench and provided three points while Beau Lee hit a couple of two-points baskets that helped the Knights pick up their sixth win on the year.

Lourdes shot 24-of-42 from the field.  Sterling was 9-of-30.

At the free-throw line, Lourdes shot 16-of-21.

Miller shot .67 percent from the field and finished with 21 points.

Zach Teserak ended the night with 11 points; Welsh and Funke, each scored nine points; Lee and Sibinelli scored seven each; Joseph Kearney, Max Baumert, and Daly, each scored three; Walton, two.

Kaleb Masur scored 13 points for the Jets and Sam Boldt added 10.

Box score:

LCC-21-27-15-12--75

STRL-2-12-14-7--35

Lourdes (6-8) will be @ Tri County (11-5) on Friday, January 31.  Game time is at 7:30 p.m.

On Saturday, February 1, Lourdes will be @ Falls City Tigers (Rescheduled from Jan. 10) starting at 5:30 p.m.