Boys JV

 Bellevue 58

 Marquette 42

 At the MEC:

 The Comet jv boys continued their fine play with 58-42 win over cross town rival Marquette. The young Comets with a wealth of deep quick athletes  used full court pressure and stingy defense to roll past the outnumbered Mohawks. The Comets held a 17-14 lead after one quarter . They pushed that  to 33-18 at the half. Balanced scoring by the Comets  led by Colby Sieverding’s 13-pts was key in the stretch. Carson Michels scored 8-of his game high 22-points in the 1st half.

 Bellevue used defense to go on a 16-3 run to grab a 49 21 lead in the third period.   Reserves mixed with starters finished it 58-42. Michels led Marquette with 22-pts, Sieverding led the Comets with 20-points.

Girls JV

 Bellevue 43

 Marquette 34

 At the MEC:

 Bellevue girls rallied back from an early  10-4  deficit to earn 43-34 victory over  cross town rival Marquette. The Mohawks jumped to the  lead following a 4-0 deficit.  They scored ten straight points before  the Comets caught fire from beyond  the arc and took  a 15-12 lead into halftime. Audrey Wedeking  sparked the run off the  bench, hitting  three three’s  to fuel the Comets 11- 4 run.

  The Comets kept the pressure up and hit their free throws scoring 28-points in the second half.

  Mariah Hueneke  led the Comets scoring with 15-pts  13 in the second half including 9-straight free throws. Wedeking and Juliana Penniston added 11-points each.  

 Holly Kremer led the Mohawks with 11-points and Ellie O’Obrien scored 10-points off the bench  for the Mohawks.