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Rochester and Caston advance with girls basketball sectional quarterfinal wins Tuesday

Rochester advanced in opening round girls basketball sectional action and set up another meeting with rival Tippecanoe Valley.



Bremen’s win over John Glenn Tuesday avenged a November 21 regular season 13-point loss.


At South Newton, #7 (1A) Caston defeated West Central, 62-37.  Addison Zimpleman scored 24 points to go with five rebounds and five assists.  Isabel Scales added 12 points and eight steals. Caston also had Madi Douglas iin double figures with 12.

In Tuesday’s other quarterfinal, Tri-County dominated Frontier, 62-13.


In 2A at North Miami, Winamac head coach Tony Stesiak earned his 275 coaching win and a berth in the semifinal by getting by Wabash, 52-46.  Maggie Smith led Winamac with 15 while teammates Kandace Kroft and Marisa Iverson each scored 11.

Wabash was led by 10 points each from Bryleigh Boggs and Kierra Wilson.


At Culver, the home team saw its season end at the hands of the fifth ranked team in 1A.  Marquette Catholic advanced by defeating Culver, 59-19.