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NECC Westview pulls away to post key victory

Posted on Jan. 18, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.

TOPEKA — Westview outscored Fairfield 16-2 down the stretch of the fourth quarter Friday night and defeated their arch-rivals, 51-37, in a battle of Northeast Corner Conference unbeaten boys basketball teams.

The game was tied at 35 early in the fourth quarter, when the Warriors began their run. Westview would ice the game by hitting 8-10 from the charity strip in the final stanza.

Jordyn Bontrager filled the stat sheet for Westview, scoring 15 points, while grabbing seven rebounds, three steals and dishing off for three assists. Kyle Miller also scored 15 for the Warriors, while Nic raber had 10.

Marcus Rodes had 11 points and Josh Stephens 10 for Fairfield, while senior Garrett Scott grabbed 10 rebounds.

Westview 51, Fairfield 37

Fairfield — Garrett Scott 5, Josh Stephens 10, Marcus Rodes 11, Mitch DeWitt 2, John Stack 3, Brad Lantz 4, Nate Miller 0, Joe Line 2, Thomas Martin 0, A. Miller 0. Totals: 12 5-8 37.

Westview — Jordyn Bontrager 15, Jamar Weaver 0, Brett Yoder 2, Cody Litwiller 0 , Chandler Aspy 9, Nic Raber 10, Kyle Miller 15. Totals: 16 16-19 51.

Scoring By Quarters

Fairfield 8 12 10 7 — 37

Westview 11 9 11 20 — 51

3-point goals: Fairfield (8) — Stephens 3, Rodes 3, Scott, Stack; Westview (3) — Miller 3.

Rebounds: Fairfield (24) — Scott 10; Westview (22) — Bontrager 7.

Assists: Westview (7) — Bontrager 3.

Steals: Westview (8) — Bontrager 3.

Turnovers: Westview 12, Farfield 17.

Total fouls: Fairfield 17, Westview 13.

Records: Westview 12-1 (6-0), Fairfield 8-7 (4-1).

Next: Westview at Jimtown today, Jan. 19; Fairfield at West Noble Friday.

JV: Fairfield 38, Westview 34