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Boys basketball: Schaeffer snaps Cards’ nine-game winning streak

The LeRoy-Ostrander boys basketball team had its nine-game winning streak come to an end when it suffered its first conference loss of the season as it fell to Schaeffer Academy (8-4 overall, 5-1 SEC) by a score of 54-48 in Rochester Friday.

The Cardinals (9-2 overall, 4-1 SEC) had the ball down by four points when they committed a turnover with one minute left in the game.

“We just didn’t shoot well and we had way too many turnovers,” LO head coach Trevor Carrier said. “It was a great environment and a full house. It was one of the best environments we’ve been in all year and credit goes to Schaeffer.“

Trey Hungerholt had 23 points for LO.

LO 19  29    48

SA 24  30    54

LO scoring: Trey Hungerholt, 23; Seth Royston, 13; Riley Olson, 10; Carter Johnson, 2; free throws: 79 percent (15-for-19)