Dongola win two games at tournament

Host Dongola won two games at its own holiday tournament in high school boys basketball last week.

Dongola 70, Joppa 41: Brock Patterson, Tyler Eddleman and Darius Schaure each scored 15 points to lead the Demons in their opening game Thursday, Dec. 27.

Alex Zeschke added 9 points for Dongola and Bradley Ralls 7. Donnie Gibson 4, Dylan Simmerman 3 and Zayne Dismore 2.

The Demons led 12-5 after one quarter and 24-15 at halftime.

Dongola 68, Chester (JV) 57: Eddleman scored 26 points to lead Dongola to the win over Chester’s junior varsity team in its second game on Thursday.

Ralls and Patterson each added 12 points, Zeschke 8, Schaure 7 and Caleb Thies 3.

Dongola led 20-13 after one quarter and 35-30 at halftime.

Pope County also won two games on Thursday. They defeated Chester (JV) 48-30 and Joppa 65-44.

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