Bobcats fall to Jefferson in non-league basketball game

NEWPORT – Whiteford is tuning up for the Division 3 district this week with a pair of non-league games.

The first game was a tough one, a 67-54 loss to Monroe Jefferson. The Bears led 22-15 after the first quarter and held the Bobcats to just one point in the second quarter to go into halftime up 39-16.

The Bobcats outscored Jefferson 38-28 in the second half, but couldn’t get the comeback win.

Cole Giesige scored 24 points for the Bobcats and Luke Rasor added 19.

Whiteford hosts Bedford Thursday in the final regular season game.

Jefferson ; 22 ; 17 ;  11 ; 17 ; – ; 67 

Whiteford 15 ; 1; 20 ; 18 ; – ; 54 

JEFFERSON: Quotro 1 0-0 2, Schroeder 0 0-1 0, Kegley 2 (1) 1-2 6, Gennoe 3 0-2 6, I. Merkel 10 0-0 20, Ledingham 6 2-3 14, Thomas 4 1-1 9, Mansfield 5 0-3 10. Totals 31 (1) 4-12 67. 

WHITEFORD: S. Ruddy 0 2-2 2, R Ruddy 0 1-2 1, I. Joerin 2 0-0 4, Rasor 7 (1) 4-4 19, Geisige 10 (1) 3-5 24, DeBarr 1 0-1 2, Andrews 1 0-0 2. Totals 21 (2) 10-14 54. 

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