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Trojans win two

12/16/10 (Thu)

Trojans win two

By TIM HANSON
The Turtle Lake-Mercer McClusky Trojans boys team picked up a couple wins this past week. Tuesday night, the Trojans defeated the New Salem/Almont Holsteins 62-35; Saturday night they defeated the Hazen Bison 65-45. Both games were played on the home court.
Trojans 62-Holsteins 35
The Trojans put three players in double figure scoring with Tucker Fylling leading with 17 points; Adam Peltier 15 and Shane Nelson 11.
Landen Toepke led the Holsteins with 14.
The Trojans had a slow start having to play catch up the whole quarter. The best the Trojans could do for the quarter was take a 7-6 lead after a Tucker Fylling put-back; then an 11-11 tie after a drive down the lane and bucket from Shane Nelson.
The Holsteins took a 15-11 lead after back-to-back buckets from Andrew Kreidt The quarter ended with a buzzer-beater from Holsteins’ Duncan Beth to put the Holsteins in front, 17-13.
The Trojans started the second quarter scoring 19 unanswered points and took a 32-17 lead at the 1:24 mark. Fylling scored eight points; Adam Peltier nine, and Nathan Rauhauser two in the run.