BBK Final: Williamsburg 80, Blanchester 54


By Mark Huber - [email protected]



Blanchester on defense | Mark Huber Photo

Blanchester on defense | Mark Huber Photo


Bryce Sipple | Mark Huber Photo


Blanchester's Dylan Creager, Dylan Estep, Nainoa Tangonan, Jansen Wymer |


Nick Taylor and Dylan Estep | Mark Huber Photo


Evan Malott | Mark Huber Photo


Kaden Cromer | Mark Huber Photo


Zach West | Mark Huber Photo


BLANCHESTER — Williamsburg’s defense forced 26 Blanchester turnovers and led to numerous easy baskets Tuesday in an 80-54 WHS win at the BHS gym.

Williamsburg was 20 for 33 from the field in the middle two periods, outscored Blanchester 48-31 and won for the 10th time in 14 games. WHS is 6-2 in the SBAAC National Division.

Blanchester was scrappy all night but simply couldn’t handle the Williamsburg pressure. BHS is 3-11 overall, 2-6 in the division.

Bryce Sipple had 17 points and 12 rebounds to lead Blanchester. Kaden Cromer, before exiting with an injury, had 11 points. Nick Taylor and Jansen Wymer had five rebounds each for BHS; Wymer handed out four assists. Zach West had three steals.

Williamsburg had 12 players score but none more than 13 points in registering a season-high point total.

Toby Humphries led with 13. Kaidon Whisman had 10 points, six rebounds, four assists and five steals. Carter Sunderman had 11 points and five rebounds.

WHS started fast, leading 5-1, but Blanchester seized a 13-11 lead after one quarter. Wymer (five) and Cromer (four) had home team thinking upset. WHS won the first meeting 67-41.

Blanchester still led 19-18 in the second when Williamsburg began to take control. An 11-0 run made it 39-24 and WHS steadily pulled away from there.

SUMMARY

Jan. 17, 2023

@Blanchester High School

Williamsburg 80, Blanchester 54

W^11^26^22^19^^80

B^13^13^18^10^^54

(80) WILLIAMSBURG (fg-3fg-ft-tp) Whisman 4-1-1-10 Jones 3-0-0-6 Sunderman 4-1-2-11 Bogan 3-3-0-9 Earley 3-0-1-7 Ervin 2-0-1-5 Canter 2-0-1-5 Klopfstein 3-0-0-6 Humphries 5-0-3-13 Hoffner 1-0-0-2 Elkins 1-0-0-2 Meisberger 2-0-0-4 TOTALS 33-5-9-80

(54) BLANCHESTER (fg-3fg-ft-tp) Sipple 4-1-8-17 Tangonan 1-0-0-2 Creager 0-0-4-4 Taylor 1-0-0-2 West 2-0-0-4 Wymer 2-1-4-9 Cromer 5-0-1-11 Malott 1-1-2-5 Estep 0-0-0-0 Byrom 0-0-0-0 Culberson 0-0-0-0 Bradley 0-0-0-0 TOTALS 16-3-19-54

FIELD GOALS: W (33-67); B (16-45)

3 PT FIELD GOALS: W (5-20); B (3-13)

FREE THROWS: W (9-14); B (19-28)

REBOUNDS: W-39 (Whisman 6); B-39 (Sipple 12, Taylor 5, Wymer 5, Malott 4, Tangonan 3, West 3, Cromer 2, Creager 1)

ASSISTS: W-17 (Whisman 4, Jones 4); B-12 (Wymer 4, Cromer 2, West 2, Tangonan 2, Sipple 2)

STEALS: W-16 (Whisman 5); B-9 (West 3, Sipple 1, Tangonan 1, Taylor 1, Wymer 1, Cromer 1)

BLOCKS: W-1; B-2 (Taylor 1, Estep 1)

TURNOVERS: W-13; B-26

Blanchester on defense | Mark Huber Photo
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2023/01/web1_BBK_b1Defense0117me-1.jpgBlanchester on defense | Mark Huber Photo

Bryce Sipple | Mark Huber Photo
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2023/01/web1_BBK_bBSipple0117me-1.jpgBryce Sipple | Mark Huber Photo

Blanchester’s Dylan Creager, Dylan Estep, Nainoa Tangonan, Jansen Wymer |
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2023/01/web1_BBK_bBurgRebound0117me-1.jpgBlanchester’s Dylan Creager, Dylan Estep, Nainoa Tangonan, Jansen Wymer |

Nick Taylor and Dylan Estep | Mark Huber Photo
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2023/01/web1_BBK_bDEstep0117me-1.jpgNick Taylor and Dylan Estep | Mark Huber Photo

Evan Malott | Mark Huber Photo
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2023/01/web1_BBK_bEMalott0117me-1.jpgEvan Malott | Mark Huber Photo

Kaden Cromer | Mark Huber Photo
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2023/01/web1_BBK_bKCromer0117me-1.jpgKaden Cromer | Mark Huber Photo

Zach West | Mark Huber Photo
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2023/01/web1_BBK_bZWest0117me-1.jpgZach West | Mark Huber Photo

By Mark Huber

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