Wahl Breaks Single Game 3-Point Record as Leopards Down Dukes – Boys Basketball

Brandon Wahl Louisville Leopards Basketball Highlights 2016-17

Louisville 69, Marlington 46

Grove Appliance Alliance Ohio AdThe Louisville Leopards earned a 69-46 victory against the host Marlington Dukes Friday Night at Marlington High School. With the victory, Louisville improves their overall mark to 6-2 and keeps pace in the NBC with a record of 3-1. 

Brandon Wahl hit a school record 8 three-pointers and poured in a game high 38 points to lead the Leopards. Cam King and Derek Zeller also added 7 points each for LHS.

Louisville Leopards Basketball White Shirt - Beatty's Sports Christmas 2017Wahl opened up the first quarter by hitting 5 three-pointers and scoring 19 points in anchoring Louisville to a 25-17 lead. The pace slowed in the second quarter as the Leopards built a double digit 38-25 advantage by halftime. Wahl scored 4 in the second period and hit a pair of triples in the third quarter for 6 more as Louisville blistered their lead to 51-34 heading into the final period. In the fourth quarter, Wahl tacked on 9 more points as the Leopards outscored the competition 18-12 to seal the game.

Wahl’s 8 made three-pointers eclipses the old school record of 7 set by now Freshman Boys Basketball Coach Owen Gramoy during the 2008-09 season. Gramoy accomplished the feat of hitting 7 triples against 6 different opponents that season. 

The previously NBC unbeaten Dukes (5-2, 4-1) were led by Blane Himmelheber who hit 3 three-pointers in scoring a team-high 14. Other double digit scores for the Dukes included Michael Huberty with 13 and Austin Brady with 10.

UP NEXT: The Leopards will next host the first place Minerva Lions on Tuesday, January 9. JV will begin at 6:00 PM and Varsity will follow around 7:30 PM.


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Varsity Statistics

LEOPARDS 69, DUKES 46

Team 1-2-3-4–TOTAL

Louisville 25-13-13-18—69

Marlington 17-8-9-12—46

LEOPARDS: Wahl 14 2-2 38, King 3 0-0 7, Zeller 2 3-4 7, Hall 2 2-2 6, Jones 2 0-0 4, Burick 1 0-0 2, Noble 1 0-0 2, Zuppe 1 0-0 2, Pukys 0 1-2 1. TOTAL 26 8-10 69.

3-Pointers (9): Wahl 8, King

Team FT: 8-10 80%

DUKES: Himmelheber 3 5-6 14, Huberty 4 5-7 13, Brady 5 0-2 10, Bolyard 1 1-2 3, Pucci 1 0-0 3, Bennett 1 0-0 2, Stinson 0 1-2 1. TOTAL 15 12-19 46.

3-Pointers (4): Himmelheber 3, Pucci

Team FT: 12-19 63%

 

Fouls: 17-17

Turnovers: 5-4 Marlington

Records: Louisville 6-2, 3-1; Marlington 5-2, 4-1

JV: Louisville 69, Marlington 52

JV Statistics

LEOPARDS 69, DUKES 52

Team 1-2-3-4–TOTAL

Louisville 18-12-20-19—69

Marlington 8-16-9-19—52

LEOPARDS: Chambers 3 2-2 10, Hoffman 4 0-0 10, Wright 4 0-1 10, Noble 4 1-1 9, Pukys 3 0-0 9, Gronow 2 1-2 5, Staley 2 0-0 5, Halasinski 1 2-4 4, Pickens 1 2-2 4, Rode 1 0-0 2, Croxton 0 1-2 1, Giles 0 0-2 0. TOTAL 25 9-16 69.

3-Pointers (10): Pukys 3, Chambers 2, Hoffman 2, Wright 2, Staley

Team FT: 9-16 56%

DUKES: Bennett 6 5-5 17, Tortola 2 5-5 11, Beachey 3 1-2 7, Shreckengast 2 0-0 5, Cooley 2 0-0 4, Kackley 1 0-0 2, Mason 1 0-2 2, Kackley 1 0-0 2, Mudrick 0 1-2 1, Rodgers 0 1-2 1. TOTAL 18 13-18 52.

3-Pointers (3): Tortola 2, Shreckengast

Team FT: 13-18 72%

 

Fouls: 18-16 Marlington

Turnovers: 18-14 Marlington

Records: Louisville 5-3, 4-0

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