Looking to extend its conference winning streak to seven wins in eight attempts, the Winterset boys’ basketball team was on the road Tuesday night to play Bondurant-Farrar.

Easton Darling, Winterset basketball

Winterset’s Easton Darling stayed busy Friday, scoring 28 points against visiting Carlisle. Darling had 48 points across two games for the Huskies. Winterset was on the road to Bondurant-Farrar Tuesday night. Winterset’s substate bracket includes Atlantic, Clarke (Osceola), Creston, Denison-Schleswig, Glenwood, Greene County and Harlan.

 

Winterset senior Easton Darling went into the game, having scored 48 points in the last two outings. Darling had 28 points against Carlisle in a Feb. 4 home contest and 20 points at Perry in a lopsided 61-28 Husky victory.

Brock Johnson, Winterset basketball

Senior Brock Johnson had 16 points and seven rebounds against Perry and had nine points and seven caroms against Carlisle.

Dawson Forgy, Winterset basketball

Winterset entered Tuesday night’s game in third place in the RRC, behind Carroll and Ballard of Huxley. The Bondurant-Farrar game was one of two RRC games remaining. Winterset had a string of six wins in seven starts heading into Tuesday night.

Levi Gurwell, Winterset basketball

In the season sweep over Carlisle, Winterset posted a 25-17 halftime lead over visiting Carlisle Friday before going on a 16-8 third-quarter run. Darling was five of seven from the free throw line, and had three assists and five steals along with his 28 points.

Winterset (59): Gurwell 1 0-0 2, Darling 10 5-7 28, Forgy 3 3-4 10, Sweeney 0 0-0 0, Scheets 1 0-0 3, Adkins 0 0-0 0, Schrodt 1 0-0 2, Farr 1 0-0 3, Bellamy 0 0-0 0, Johnson 4 1-2 9, Hackett 0 0-0 0, Young 0 0-0 0, Avery 1 0-0 2. Totals 22 9-13.

Carlisle (43): Guard 5 0-0 11, Osterhaus 1 0-0 2, Imhoff 2 0-0 4, Prenosil 1 0-0 2, Dunn 0 0-0 0, Whisler 0 1-2 1, Norton 4 0-0 10, Wenthe 0 0-0 0, Vollstedt 0 0-0 0, Amos 4 5-8 13. Totals 17 6-10.

Half: W 25, C 17. Three-point goals: Darling 3, Forgy, Scheetz, Farr, Whisler. Rebounds: W 24 (Johnson 7), C 17 (Amos 5). Assists: W 18 (Forgy 7), C 15 (Norton 4, Wnthe 4). Steals: W 15 (Darling 5), C 10 (Guard 3). Blocks W: 2, C 2. Fouls: W 14, C 11.

Reporter at the Winterset Madisonian. He has also been the managing editor at the Madisonian.