ADA — Ohio Northern senior Cenzie Yoder and Jordan Kimes each posted a double-double as the Polar Bears women’s basketball team advanced to the Ohio Athletic Conference tournament semifinals with a 49-32 win over Mount Union Tuesday.
The Polar Bears pushed their win streak to 10 games and moved to 22-4 on the season, while the Purple Raiders saw their season end at 14-13.
Northern, seeded third, will now play at second-seeded John Carroll on Thursday at 7:30 p.m..
Kimes finished the night with 14 points and 12 rebounds, while Yoder scored 10 points, pulled down 10 rebounds and dished out five assists.
ONU men fall
ADA — John Carroll’s Joey Vuyancih scored 19 points to power the Blue Streaks past Ohio Northern 92-81 in the Ohio Athletic Conference men’s basketball quarterfinals Tuesday night.
The Blue Streaks (17-10) advance to play top seed Mount Union on Thursday evening and the Polar Bears finish 16-10.
Senior Branden Rushton led the Polar Bears with 19 points. Junior Isaiah Roux added 17 points, five rebounds and four assists and junior Lucas Pennington finished with 15 points.