Columbus basketball teams on a roll
By Hub City Times staff
MARSHFIELD – Both Marshfield Columbus Catholic basketball teams beat Stevens Point Pacelli on Dec. 15 at the Bishop John Paul Basketball Showcase at La Crosse Aquinas High School and Viterbo University.
The Dons’ girls beat the Pacelli Cardinals at Viterbo 39-26. Hailey Roehl led Columbus Catholic with 10 points.
The Columbus boys beat the Cardinals 74-53 at Aquinas High School. Jarred Mandel led the Dons with 28 points. Columbus led by 19 at halftime, and improved to 8-0 with the win. The Dons play at Greenwood Jan. 4 and at Marathon Jan. 8.
Meanwhile, the Columbus girls took down Greenwood on Dec. 18 at Columbus High School 54-26. Addie Baierl was the high scorer for the Dons with 16. Roehl had 10. Brooke Hinker led Greenwood with 11 points.
The Columbus girls are at Neillsville Jan. 3 and at Colby on Jan. 8.