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PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Westville defeats Watseka

Jan. 26—WATSEKA — The Westville boys basketball team was able to turn away Watseka, 43-36 on Friday.

Drew Wichtowski had 16 points for the Tigers, who had a 22-14 halftime lead and was only up 29-28 after the third quarter, while Cameron Steinbaugh had 10, Tyler Miller had eight and Easton Barney added five.

Evan LaBelle and Payton Schaumburg each had nine to lead Watseka.

The Tigers will face La Salette Academy on Saturday.

At Watseka

Westville 43, Watseka 36

Westville (43) — Easton Barney 1 3-4 5, Cameron Steinbaugh 2 6-10 10, Drew Wichtowski 5 4-6 16, Cade Schaumburg 1 0-0 3, Matt Darling 0 1-2 1, Tyler Miller 4 0-0 8. Totals: 13 14-18 43.

Watseka (36) — Hagen Hoy 1 0-0 3, Quinn Starkey 2 0-0 6, Payton Schuamburg 3 0-0 9, Evan LaBelle 4 1-2 9, James Newell 2 0-1 4, Myles Lynch 2 1-2 5. Totals: 14 2-5 36.

Westville;12;10;7;14;—; 43

Watseka;4;10;14;8 ;— ;36

3-point field goals — Westville 3 (Wichtowski 2, Schaumburg); Watseka 6 (Schamburg 3, Starkey 2, Hoy). Total fouls — Westville 7, Watseka 16. Fouled out — None. Technical fouls — none.