By Dan Wright
Lloyd junior guard D. J. Wright made three free throws to send the game to overtime, but Beechwood converted six of eight free throws in overtime to defeat the Juggernauts, 54-48, Friday night.
Junior forward Conner Brock and junior guard Jacob Huff combined to hit seven 3-pointers for the Tigers, with Brock scoring a game-high 15 points, followed by 14 from Huff.
Junior forward Sergio Guitierez led Lloyd with 14 points, connecting on three triples.
BEECHWOOD 10-14-16- 4-10—54
at LLOYD 6- 7-17-14- 4—48
BEECHWOOD (7-8): Stokes 1 4 6, Shover 2 2 6, Huff 4 2 14, Colosimo 1 0 2, Toebbe 1 0 2, Brock 6 0 15, Bankemper 0 1 1, Fieger 2 4 8. Totals 17 13 54.
LLOYD (4-12): Wright 2 3 8, Townsend 3 0 7, Guitierez 4 3 14, Molitor 4 4 13, Kemen 1 0 2, Christiansen 2 0 4. Totals 16 10 48.
3-pointers: B—Huff 4, Brock 3. L— Guitierez 3, Wright, Townsend, Molitor.
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Junior right-hander Hayden Molitor tossed his first shutout of the season and scored the game’s lone run in Lloyd’s win over Holy Cross.
Sophomore right-hander Abby Jones threw a three-inning perfect game as Notre Dame shut out Holmes.
Seniors Casey Garnett and Jacob Eberhard won the deciding match at first doubles as Conner edged Ryle.
Junior left-hander Jalen Neace threw his first career no-hitter as Holmes blanked Newport.
Newport Central Catholic scored twice in the top of the fifth inning and held on to edge Dixie Heights.
Freshman Anthony Bosch rallied from a break down to win the second set in a tiebreaker as Covington Catholic shut out Conner in the NKAC…
Sophomore Haley Moloney and junior Jillian Russell pulled out a win at first doubles as Campbell County edged Dixie Heights.
After giving up five runs in the top of the seventh inning, Conner scored four in the bottom half in a walk-off win.
Junior right-hander Haylee Smith threw her second no-hitter of the season with Notre Dame and she hit a grand slam as the Pandas blanked Holy Cross.
Covington Catholic swept Ryle in an NKAC semifinal on Monday.