Sports results for Thursday, March 9:
Boys Basketball -
Div. III Districts –
Wayne Trace 46, Bluffton 32
Wayne Trace was led by Brady Stabler with 12, Josh Kuhn with 12 and Ethan Linder with 10.
Kaleb Jefferson paced Bluffton with 14 and Gabe Denecker added 9.
Wayne Trace (22-2) now advances to Marion Local on Saturday at 7 p.m. at Lima Senior in the district championship.
More Records for Ethan: Ethan Linder broke two more records in Thursday’s win over Bluffton. With nine field goal attempts, he set a new record for field goal attempts in a season with 439. The old record was 435 by Rob Welch in the 1992-93 season. Also, he made six free throws on Thursday to eclipse the season record for free throws made in a year. Ethan now stands at 151 on the season to break his old record of 146, set in 2014-15. He also is within striking distance of breaking the steals record set in 1975-76 by Kelly Davis with 72. Ethan is at 70 on the year entering Saturday’s game vs. Marion Local.
SATURDAY, MARCH 11 –
Boys Basketball: Div. III District Championship, Wayne Trace vs. Marion Local, played at Lima