HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Calvary Baptist teams open season with wins
The Calvary Baptist boys’ and girls’ basketball teams each opened the season with blowout wins over host Clearfield Christian in non-conference games Tuesday.
The Calvary Baptist boys’ team defeated Clearfield Christian, 50-20, and the girls’ team won, 43-7.
Tyler Chambers collected game-highs in points and rebounds with 23 and 12, respectively, to lead the Calvary Baptist boys’ team. Joel Knupp chipped in 10 points, 10 rebounds and a game-high three assists, and Jerry Zhang added 11 points and a game-high four steals.
Kayla Chambers paced the girls’ team and led all scorers with 21 points and rebounders with 10. Megan Plants, who tacked on 16 points, added game-highs in steals and assists with eight and five, respectively.
Both teams play host to Bethel Christian in the opening round of the Calvary Baptist Tip-Off Tournament on Friday.