By Maryonna Cathey
The New London Boys Basketball team played at St. Paul Dec. 29. It was a close game for the Wildcats, who came home with the win with a score of 55-53.
Weston Eibel scored 15 points to lead the Cats, and Ashton Carruthers followed with 12. The team had a total of 32 rebounds. Justin Marshall led with eight and Ashton Carruthers, seven. The team also forced 17 turnovers for the Flyers.
The Wildcats played Mapleton on Jan. 5 on their home court and won with a score of 63-46.
Karson Howell was the top scorer with 17 points, Dane Matthews followed with 15, and Ashton Carruthers , 10. The team made seven out of 12 of their free throws.
The Wildcats forced 15 turnovers and had 27 rebounds.
New London played Mansfield Christian home on Jan. 6 and lost in overtime, 53-60.
Howell led the team with 18 points, with Marshall following with 14. The team was fifty percent on their free throws and field goals.
New London forced seven turnovers and had 28 rebounds.
New London’s record is now 4-4, and 4-1 in the conference. The Wildcat’s next game is at Plymouth on Jan. 12, with JV starting at 6 and varsity to follow.