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Creek Boys capsized by the Trojans

South Tama pushes past CCA, 70-52
CCA’s T.J. Bollers, a freshman, pulls down a rebound in the first half of a varsity contest with South Tama Friday, Dec. 15, at home. The Trojans tipped the Clippers, 70-52. (photo by Chris Umscheid)

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TIFFIN– Clear Creek Amana’s (CCA) varsity boys attempted to ride a wave of momentum in the wake of a Dec. 12 win (the first of the season) over Benton Community as they took on the visiting Trojans of South Tama. Unfortunately for the Creek Boys, the wave quickly turned into a riptide as the Trojans capsized the Clippers early and took a 70-52 win Dec. 15.
CCA trailed throughout the contest and went from a five-point deficit at 16-11 at the end of the first period to a 33-19 gap at halftime.
South Tama led 42-30 going into the final quarter.
Darius Moore, a senior, led all scorers with 18 points; juniors Quentin Gisleson and Nolan Schwarting contributed 10 and nine points each with sophomore Tyler Schrepfer producing eight points. The loss dropped the Clippers to 1-5.
Sterling Tyon led the Trojans with 14 points while Keith Keahna added 12 as the Trojans improved to 3-2.