Golden Tornado chalk up third straight win; Frontenac girls edge Coffeyville

FRONTENAC — The Coffeyville-Field Kindley boys captured their third straight win on Tuesday as they took down Frontenac 55-40 in an SEK-CNC matchup.

After starting the season at 1-2, the Golden Tornado now take a 4-2 mark into the holiday break.

“It was great to go into break on a win,” said FKHS coach Tyler thompson, whose squad will return to action on Jan. 5 at home against Chanute. “We played a tough Frontenac team that made us earn everything we got. I’m proud of the guys and their ability to fight through a little adversity and be coachable.”

Meanwhile, Frontenac remained winless on the season at 0-6 overall. The Raiders will next travel to Prairie View when second-semester action opens up on Jan. 5.

The teams battled to an 11-11 tie after one quarter of play before the Golden Tornado started to take charge. Field Kindley opened up a 28-22 advantage at the intermission and pushed that up to 36-27 at the end of three quarters. Although the Raiders did manage to get back within five points in the final period, the ‘Nado responded and pulled away down the stretch for the double-digit victory.

CJ Kelley had 17 points to lead Field Kindley in scoring, followed by Trey Myrie with 11 and Andrew Knight with 10.

Frontenac was led by Peyton Brown with 11 points.

BOYS
Field Kindley 55, Frontenac 40
FIELD KINDLEY (4-2): Kelley 5 (1) 4-5 17, Myrie 0 (2) 5-8 11, Knight 4 2-5 10, Logan 2 (1) 2-2 9, Thomas 2 0-0 4, Graham 2 0-0 4, Rutherford 0 0-0 0, Turner 0 0-0 0. TOTALS 15 (4) 13-20 55.
FRONTENAC (0-6): Brown 4 (1) 0-0 11, Wilbert 3 3-4 9, Baldwin 2 3-3 7, Ginavan 2 2-2 6, Beckman 1 2-4 4, Watts 1 1-2 3, Cleland 0 0-0 0, Brooks 0 0-0 0. TOTALS 13 (1) 11-15 40.
FIELD KINDLEY           11           17            8           19 — 55
FRONTENAC               11            11            5           13 — 40

FRONTENAC GIRLS 60, FIELD KINDLEY 37

Frontenac used a 24-8 run in the second quarter to pull away for a 60-37 victory over Field Kindley in the girls’ contest Tuesday night in Frontenac.

The Lady Raiders improved to 2-3 overall, while the Lady ‘Nado dropped to 0-6 on the season.

“At times, we really did a good job of making the right play and then missed the shot,” said FKHS girls’ coach Nick Hart. “We didn’t box out well at all. Amelia (Maulsby) did a great job. We just can’t give up two big quarters. Foul trouble plagued us.”

Frontenac had an 11-8 lead after one quarter but took complete control of things before halftime to extend the lead to 35-16 at the intermission.

Field Kindley tried to hang tough and did manage to get back within 13 at 40-27 at the end of three quarters, but the Lady Raiders pulled away in the fourth period to close out the victory.

Karma Fields had a game-high 14 points for Frontenac, while Madison Davis put in 11 and Taylor Peterson added 10. Jordan Rooks was the high scorer for Field Kindley with 12 points.

GIRLS
Frontenac 60, Field Kindley 37
FIELD KINDLEY (0-6): J. Rooks 3 (1) 3-4 12, Maulsby 2 3-6 7, Homan 3 0-0 6, Collins 1 4-4 6, White 1 0-0 2, Morgan 1 0-0 2, Stout 1 0-2 2, Seanior 0 0-0 0, Coons 0 0-0 0, S. Rooks 0 0-0 0. TOTALS 12 (1) 10-16 37.
FRONTENAC (2-3): Fields 2 (2) 4-8 14, Davis 1 (1) 6-8 11, Peterson 2 (1) 3-6 10, Meyer 1 (1) 1-2 6, Rhuems 1 3-4 5, Harper 2 0-0 4, Ginavan 1 1-2 3, Baker 1 0-0 2, R. Hipfl 1 0-0 2, Randall 0 1-2 1. TOTALS 12 (5) 19-32 60.
FIELD KINDLEY           8           8           11           10 — 37
FRONTENAC              11         24            5            20 — 60