Sports — A clearing of the weather allowed Continental to host Crestview in Girls basketball action on Monday night. The game started well for the Pirates as they had an early lead but with the score tied at 8 the Knights proceeded to score the last 4 points of the quarter to take a 12-8 lead after 1. The second quarter was all Knights as they put in the first 12 points of the second quarter to take a 24-8 lead. The Knights scored 7 additional point in the second while the Pirate offense could only mustered a pair of made free throws from Alex Hoeffel and Amber Logan. 31-12 Kinghts at half. The second half was all Knights as they put in 26 points in the quarter while holding the Pirates to 14 to take a 57-26 lead into the fourth quarter. The Knights out pointed the Pirates by 5 in the fourth for the 73-37 final
Amber Logan led the Pirates with 12 points while Alex Hoeffel put in 11. Addyson Armey and Kaitlyn Alvarado both had 5 points. Brooke Bradford scored 4 and Kerri Prowant 3. Logan and Hoeffel both hit one 3 pointer for the Pirates.
Continental falls to 1-10 and will host undefeated Ottoville on Thursday. Crestview moves to 6-4. The Knights took the Junior Varsity game 31-29.
–Mike Jones, Sportswriter