Rangers fall to Bulldogs, Niles routs Berrien Springs
CASSOPOLIS — Visiting Centreville outscored Cassopolis 24-10 in the first half en route to a 54-24 Southwest 10 Conference victory Tuesday night.
The win kept the Bulldogs perfect on the season (8-0) and in conference play (7-0).
The loss dropped the Rangers to 2-7 overall and 2-7 in Southwest 10 action.
Angel Gary scored 11 points to lead Cassopolis, which did not have another player in double figures.
Sophie Fiala added eight points.
Niles girls basketball
NILES — The Niles girls basketball team improved to 5-3 overall with a 55-19 win over Berrien Springs in non-conference action Tuesday night.
The Vikings got another big performance from junior guard Alycia Patterson, who scored 19 points and grabbed eight rebounds.
Niles led just 9-6 after the opening quarter, but outscored the Shamrocks 10-4 in the second quarter to open up a 19-10 halftime cushion.
The Vikings exploded for 23 third-quarter points to blow the contest open.
Niles led 42-17 heading into the final eight minutes of action.
Beside Patterson, the Vikings also got 12 points from freshman Amara Palmer.