The Whitmer Panthers avenged an earlier loss to Central Catholic, topping the Irish 50-36 Friday night (Feb. 17) at the Sullivan Center.  The Panthers are now tied with St. John’s for the top spot in the TRAC.   Toledo Blade game story.

Toledo Blade game summaries:

St. John’s 72, Lima Senior 56

In a duel between the top two boys basketball scorers in the Three Rivers Athletic Conference, it was Marc Loving of St. John’s who got the upper hand Friday night.

Loving, who came into the game averaging 23.3 points, scored 27 points to lead the host Titans. Tarvis Malone added 25 points for St. John’s (13-5, 10-2 TRAC).

Lima Senior’s Tyler White (21.3 average) was held to 16. Devon Allen had 21 points to lead the Spartans (3-16, 2-11).

The Titans jumped out to a 23-10 lead after the first quarter and led 40-22 at halftime.

Findlay 69, Clay 43

FINDLAY — C.J. Gettys poured in 34 points to lead the Trojans over the Eagles.

Joseph Davidson added 11 points for Findlay (14-5, 9-4).

Ross Achter had 16 points for Clay (5-14, 2-11). Jack Nagy had 11.

Fremont Ross 63, St. Francis 51

FREMONT — Diante Pettiford’s 16 points led the Little Giants (9-9, 5-7). Skylar Reffner added 15 and Jay Carnicom 13.

Cam White and Jameson Sheely each scored 10 for the Knights (1-17, 1-11).