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Northridge junior Collin Utley (10) looks for a pass Tuesday, Feb. 4 2014, against Fairfield. Utley had 15 points Friday, Feb. 28, in a 54-47 win at DeKalb.. (James Buck/The Elkhart Truth)
Northridge beats DeKalb to finish 18-2
Posted on March 1, 2014 at 7:52 a.m.
WATERLOO — Nate Ritchie scored 16 points, Collin Utley 15 and Sam Ahonen 11 Friday, Feb. 28, as Northridge wrapped the boys basketball regular season with a 54-47 victory at Dekalb.

The Raiders (18-2) trailed the Barons 9-5 at the end of the first quarter in a game that was close at each of the periods.DeKalb (8-14) got all its points from four players, led by Will Chrisman 17, Dahlton Daub (15) and Cole Hartman (13).\

Northridge 54, DeKalb 47

Northridge— Nate Ritchie 16, Collin Utley 15, Sam Ahonen 11, Pete Smith 7, Christian Bach 3, Brock Downey 2.

DeKalb— Will Chrisman 17, Dahlton Daub 15, Cole Hartman 13, Logan Gerke 2.
 
Scoring By Quarters
 
Northridge — 5 16 20 13 — 54
 
DeKalb— 9 11 16 11 — 47
 
3-point goals: Northridge (4) — Utley 3, Smith; DeKalb (3) — Chrisman 3.
 
Records: Northridge 18-2, DeKalb 8-14.Next: DeKalb vs. FW Northrop Tuesday, March 4, in Class 4A East Noble Sectional; Northridge vs. Concord/‚ÄčMemorial winner Friday, March 7, in semifinals of Class 4A Elkhart Sectional at North Side Gym.
 
JV: Northridge 38, DeKalb 20. Top scorers: Northridge — Ryan Bell 11; DeKalb — Wingard 6. JV record: Northridge 14-6.