Another Conference Win For The Comets

The Greenville Comets are 7-2 overall and 4-1 in the South Central Conference after posting a win at Southwestern Piasa Friday night, 47-39.

The Comets led 11-9 after one quarter, 22-15 at halftime and 35-33 after three quarters.

They maintained the lead throughout the final quarter, making key free throws in the final minute to finish with the eight-point win.

Fletcher Manhart led the scoring with 15 points and Jack Schaufelberger put in 14.

The junior varsity Comets lost at Southwestern 48-37. Landen Moss scored nine and Carter Snow had eight.

The freshman Comets played at home against Highland and fell 40-33. Top scorer for GHS Kaleb Gardner with 14 points.

The Comets play at home Monday against Roxana. The varsity game will be broadcast on WGEL and streamed at WGEL.com.

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