Hermann Bearcats top Owensville in FRC contest, 45-36
Craig Winkelmann of Hermann on defense.
By staff writer
Hermann’s boys outscored Owensville 17-4 in the third quarter and went on to defeat the Ducthmen, 45-36, last Friday in a Four Rivers Conference basketball game.
The visiting Bearcats trailed throughout the first half, and the Dutchmen took a 22-16 lead into the break.
Collin Hart, Craig Winkelmann and Garrett Leimkuehler each hit a 3-pointer in the third quarter to ignite the comeback. Leimkuehler finished with a game-high 13 points.
The Bearcats canned 12 out of 18 free throws, including 10 of 14 in the second half.
Matt Hug tossed in 10 points for Hermann, while Winkelmann finished with nine.
Hug, who received a cut on his head in the first half, did not play after the intermission. He hit two 3-pointers.
Drew Garner led Owensville with 12 points.