By John Lachmann
Senior guard Landon Lamblez scored nine fourth-quarter points as Conner broke a 40-40 tie after three quarter and cruised to a 63-51 win over Holy Cross on Wednesday.
Lamblez and senior forward Samuel Hemmerich combined for 16 points in the final period.
Hemmerich led all scorers with 26 points, and Lamblez added 11.
Sophomore guard Leighton Schrand paced the Indians with 16 points, including four threes.
H. CROSS 12-12-16-11—51
at CONNER 14-14-12-23—63
HOLY CROSS (0-8): N. Schrand 1 0 3, Wehrman 3 0 7, Seibert 4 1 10, L. Schrand 6 0 16, Volpenhein 1 0 2, Bezold 5 2 13. Totals 20 3 51.
CONNER (2-2): Watts 3 3 10, Scott 1 2 4, Way 2 0 5, Garnett 2 0 4, Lamblez 4 3 11, Gilbreath 0 1 1, Yeager 1 0 2, Hemmerich 9 3 26. Totals 22 12 63.
3-pointers: C—Hemmerich 5, Way, Watts. HC—L. Schrand 4, N. Schrand, Wehrman, Seibert, Bezold. JV: Conner, 66-53.
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Freshman right-hander T.C. Eads threw his first career no-hitter as Ludlow blanked Calvary Christian.
Junior first baseman Rachel Hall singled home two to key a four-run fourth inning as Scott beat Grant County.
Sophomore Nathan Eberhard won in three sets, improving to 7-4 at first singles as Conner beat Boone County.
Junior right-hander Hayden Molitor went the distance to earn his second win of the season as Lloyd edged Ludlow.
Senior right-hander Rachel Carroll tossed a one-hitter as Campbell County blanked Lloyd.
Sophomore Nathan Eberhard battled to a first-singles win as Conner shut out Campbell County, in an NKAC semifinal.
Junior center fielder Blaise Ostertag doubled in two in the bottom of the fourth to lift Conner to a win over Scott.
Freshman center fielder Hailey Nicholas singled up the middle with no outs in the bottom of the eighth to lift Cooper to a win over Campbell County.
Sophomore Sheldon Preisler won his eighth straight match to open the season as Boone County edged Lloyd, 3-2 on Wednesday.
Sophomore Erin Mogus remained perfect through five matches with her win at third singles as Cooper shut out Covington Latin.