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The Newark Catholic (Newark, OH) varsity basketball team lost Saturday's home non-conference game against Fairfield Christian Academy (Lancaster, OH) by a score of 50-43.

Game Details: Newark Catholic Holiday Tournament

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
FCA151481350
Newark Catholic127141043
Final score provided by J. Basham.
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Game Stats

Fairfield Christian Academy

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals50144134
2Kennedy Couch (So)0010
5Hope Custer (So)91425
11Janae Grabans (Jr)83743
12C. Mershimer (Jr)1961443
20Bri Smith (Sr)1030
21Sophia Sterling (So)1341233
Newark Catholic

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals41174935
5Alison Lensink (Jr)21250
10Amelia O'Neill (Jr)1671258
11Shannon Keck (So)84850
12Emily Amore (Sr)62367
23Samantha Basham (Jr)51128
25Harli Antritt (Fr)21714
30Jordyn Creely (Jr)21520
Fairfield Christian Academy

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals41625
5Hope Custer (So)010
11Janae Grabans (Jr)010
12C. Mershimer (Jr)2825
20Bri Smith (Sr)020
21Sophia Sterling (So)2450
Newark Catholic

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals2633
5Alison Lensink (Jr)010
10Amelia O'Neill (Jr)11100
12Emily Amore (Sr)1250
23Samantha Basham (Jr)010
30Jordyn Creely (Jr)010
Fairfield Christian Academy

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals102540
2Kennedy Couch (So)010
5Hope Custer (So)1333
11Janae Grabans (Jr)3650
12C. Mershimer (Jr)4667
20Bri Smith (Sr)010
21Sophia Sterling (So)2825
Newark Catholic

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals154335
5Alison Lensink (Jr)11100
10Amelia O'Neill (Jr)61155
11Shannon Keck (So)4850
12Emily Amore (Sr)11100
23Samantha Basham (Jr)1119
25Harli Antritt (Fr)1714
30Jordyn Creely (Jr)1425
Fairfield Christian Academy

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals182669
5Hope Custer (So)71070
11Janae Grabans (Jr)22100
12C. Mershimer (Jr)5683
20Bri Smith (Sr)1425
21Sophia Sterling (So)3475
Newark Catholic

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals51145
10Amelia O'Neill (Jr)11100
11Shannon Keck (So)040
12Emily Amore (Sr)1250
23Samantha Basham (Jr)3475
Fairfield Christian Academy

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals820281111
5Hope Custer (So)23574
11Janae Grabans (Jr)2242
12C. Mershimer (Jr)12333
20Bri Smith (Sr)22
21Sophia Sterling (So)1121312
25Cassie Thompson (Jr)11
Newark Catholic

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals9192812913
5Alison Lensink (Jr)112101
10Amelia O'Neill (Jr)022204
11Shannon Keck (So)224120
12Emily Amore (Sr)156124
23Samantha Basham (Jr)178553
25Harli Antritt (Fr)303000
30Jordyn Creely (Jr)123201
Fairfield Christian Academy

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals48
5Hope Custer (So)2
11Janae Grabans (Jr)22
12C. Mershimer (Jr)11
20Bri Smith (Sr)2
21Sophia Sterling (So)11
Newark Catholic

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals000200
10Amelia O'Neill (Jr)00050
11Shannon Keck (So)00040
12Emily Amore (Sr)00030
22Brynn Peddicord (Fr)00010
23Samantha Basham (Jr)00040
25Harli Antritt (Fr)00020
30Jordyn Creely (Jr)00010

Game Story

Ohio High School Basketball - Fairfield Christian Academy thwarts Newark Catholic

December 30, 2017: Newark, OH 43055

The Fairfield Christian Academy Knights (Lancaster, OH) basketball knocked off the host Newark Catholic Green Wave (Newark, OH), 50-41 in Saturday's non-league test.

The Knights (8-1) will now prepare for their test against Bishop Rosecrans (Zanesville, OH). The Bishops go into the Mid-State - Cardinal test with a 5-1 record. In their last test, Bishop Rosecrans went down by Wheeling Central Catholic (Wheeling, WV), 67-39, in a non-league test.

The Green Wave now own a 9-1 record. They play next when they host New Hope Christian Academy for a non-league test on Thursday, January 4. Newark Catholic will encounter a squad coming off a 64-57 non-league loss to Wellston (Wellston, OH). The record now stands at 1-2.

Mark McDanielKnights Reporter
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  1. Check In

    Halftime
    29 - 19 The scorer has checked in. Fairfield Christian Academy 29, Newark Catholic 19
    Posted @ 2:36p
  2. Game Attendance

    Halftime
    Attendance About 100
    Posted @ 2:36p
  3. 29 - 19

    Start of 3rd Quarter

    Fairfield Christian Academy3rd Quarter
    Fairfield Christian Academy's ball.
    Posted @ 2:57p
  4. 29 - 19

    End of 3rd Quarter

    4th Quarter
    Fairfield Christian Academy 29, Newark Catholic 19
    Posted @ 2:58p
  5. 29 - 19

    Timeout Alert

    Newark Catholic4th Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Timeout Newark Catholic. Fairfield Christian Academy 29, Newark Catholic 19
    Posted @ 3:04p
  6. 29 - 19

    Foul Alert

    Newark Catholic4th Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Foul on Newark Catholic - #12 Emily Amore. Fairfield Christian Academy 29, Newark Catholic 19
    Posted @ 3:07p
  7. Commentary

    4th Quarter
    Score FCA 42 Newark catholic 36
    Posted @ 3:08p
  8. 29 - 19

    Timeout Alert

    Fairfield Christian Academy4th Quarter Under a minute
    Timeout Fairfield Christian Academy. Fairfield Christian Academy 29, Newark Catholic 19
    Posted @ 3:18p
  9. Commentary

    4th Quarter
    FCA 49 NEwark 41
    Posted @ 3:18p
  10. Commentary

    4th Quarter
    Final score FCA 49 Newark Catholic 41
    Posted @ 3:22p
  11. 29 - 19

    End of Game

    Final
    Fairfield Christian Academy 29, Newark Catholic 19
    Posted @ 3:22p

Players of the Game

Fairfield Christian Academy (17-18)

Congratulations to #5 Hope Custer for being selected the Fairfield Christian Academy Girls Basketball Player of the Game.

Newark Catholic (17-18)

Newark Catholic has not selected any Players of the Game.

Scoretracker Providers

Mark McDanielKnights Reporter

Rankings & Records

Fairfield Christian Academy (17-18)

NationalOHDiv.
2,026748
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
24-414-012-18-24-1.8571.0001,649997

Newark Catholic (17-18)

NationalOHDiv.
3,42814937
OverallConferenceHomeAwayWin %Conference %PFPA
19-412-111-38-1.826.9231,184780

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4OT1OT2OT3Final
Fairfield Christian Academy
16.513.616.012.9---58.9
Newark Catholic
13.312.013.312.08.05.07.051.5

Team Stat Comparison

Fairfield Christian AcademyNewark Catholic
58.3Points Per Game51.4
34.4Rebounds Per Game34.8
15.4Assists Per Game12.7
14.5Steals Per Game11.8
2.2Blocks Per Game3.6

Team Leaders

Fairfield Christian AcademyNewark CatholicNational Avg.
#12 Celeste Mershimer17.3Points Per Game#10 Amelia O'Neill13.84.2
#21 Sophia Sterling10.9Rebounds Per Game#11 Shannon Keck8.72.8
#12 Celeste Mershimer4.9Assists Per Game#23 Samantha Basham4.70.8
#5 Hope Custer3.9Steals Per Game#23 Samantha Basham5.01.1
#11 Janae Grabans0.8Blocks Per Game#11 Shannon Keck2.30.3

Record Breakdown

Fairfield Christian Academy (17-18)

Newark Catholic (17-18)

24-4
Overall
19-4
14-0
League
12-1
3-3
Non-League
7-2
1-0
Head to Head
0-1
8-1
Common Opponent
5-2
12-1
Home
11-3
8-2
Away
8-1
4-1
Neutral
0-0
6-1
Playoff
0-0
24-4
In-State
19-4
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0