WEST UNITY — Leanna Baker led a balanced Hilltop attack with 14 points as the Cadets cruised past Fayette 49-19 in a Buckeye Border Conference girls basketball game Saturday.

Jayma Bailey and Mia Hancock both added seven points, while Americus Maddox chipped in six for the Cadets (13-6, 10-2 BBC). Hilltop, which finished last in the BBC standings each of the past three seasons and had just 12 wins in the previous four years combined, was second in league play this season. Both of its losses came to league-champion Montpelier.

Amber Gaona scored in double figures with 10 points to pace the Eagles (2-13, 1-9 BBC).

Hilltop 49, Fayette 19

Fayette 3 0 8 8 19 — 19

Hilltop 12 13 11 13 — 49

Fayette: Storrs 0 1 0 3, Powers 1 0 0 2, Vanderveer 2 0 0 4, Gaona 2 0 6 10. Totals: 5 1 6-12 19.

Hilltop: Maddox 3 0 0 6, Bailey 2 1 0 7, La. Baker 0 0 3 3, Jermeay 2 0 0 4, Barnum 2 0 0 4, Le. Baker 6 0 2 14, Connolly 1 0 0 2, Hancock 2 1 0 7, Martin 1 0 0 2. Totals: 19 2 5-12 49.

Wauseon tops Edgerton

EDGERTON — Wauseon charged out to a 22-2 lead after the first quarter and knocked off Edgerton 55-30 in nonleague girls basketball play Saturday.

Marisa Seiler scored a game-high 21 points for Wauseon (15-5). Autumn Pelok (11 points) and Hayley Meyer (10) also scored in double figures.

Noelle Ritter, Addie Cape and Holly Stark each scored five points to lead Edgerton (1-20).

Wauseon 55, Edgerton 30

Wauseon 22 16 9 8 — 55

Edgerton 2 10 5 13 — 30

Wauseon: Pelok 2 1 4-6 11, Vasvery 1 0 3-4 5, Raabe 0 1 0-0 3, Strauss 1 0 0-0 2, Seiler 6 2 3-4 21, Carroll 0 1 0-0 3, Meyer 4 0 2-2 10. Totals: 14 5 12-16 55.

Edgerton: Wickerham 1 0 0-0 2, Ritter 2 0 1-2 5, Smith 0 1 0-0 3, Cape 1 1 0-0 5, A. Schroeder 0 1 0-0 3, Stark 2 0 1-1 5, Fort 1 0 2-3 4, Moreno 1 0 1-6 3. Totals: 8 3 5-12 30.

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