Boys Basketball: Wentland powers Royalton past Eagle Valley

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Royalton withstood nine three-point shots from Eagle Valley to knock off the visiting Rebels 62-51, Friday.

Senior Luke Wentland put together a double-double with 23 points and 13 rebounds to pace the Royals, while senior Matt Silbernick contributed 14 points and five assists.

Senior Justin Opatz hit 5-of-6 free throws in the closing minutes to seal the win, closing with nine points.


Royalton 62, Eagle Valley 51

Eagle Valley 19 32 – 51

Royalton 23 39 – 62

Royalton—Luke Wentland, 23; Matt Silbernick, 14; Justin Opatz, 9; Lucas Snyder, 6; Brad Woidyla, 4; Stephen Strusz, 3; Ethan Zimny, 3. Rebounds: Wentland, 13; Assists: Silbernick, 5.