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Non-Conference Home Sweep for Pleasantville Basketball Over Albia

Posted: Tuesday, January 10th, 2012 at 5:59 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports-Eric Gotschall

The Pleasantville girls and boys basketball teams responded to Friday night’s losses to Nodaway Valley in a positive fashion, notching a pair of non-conference home victories over Albia last night.

The Trojan girls notched their second victory of the season by ripping the Lady Dees for a 48-32 win to improve to 2-9 overall on the season. The Trojan boys, meanwhile, needed an extra four minutes to secure their ninth win of the season – a 61-55 overtime victory against the Blue Demons.

Colin Thomas scored 22 points to lead three Pleasantville players in double figures. The Trojans are 9-1 overall with both teams back in action tonight against Southeast Warren.

You can hear live coverage of the games broadcast live on – with Colin McDonnell providing the call – starting at 6:15 p.m. tonight.