By The Telegram

The Greeley County Jackrabbit boys and girls basketball teams split their championship game outcomes Saturday at Colby in the Western Kansas Liberty League Tournament.

The boys routed Sharon Springs, 65-33, while the Lady Jackrabbits struggled in a 44-31 loss to Weskan.

Jonathan Miller was the top scorer for the Jackrabbit boys with 20 points while Kellum Schneider added 11 to the winning cause.

Greeley County took a 21-11 lead at the end of the first quarter and then was up 42-17 at halftime.

Tate Andrews led Sharon Springs with 12 points.

The Jackrabbits, 10-1, play Friday at Cheylin in a WKLL contest.

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In the girls championship game, after jumping out to a 15-9 first quarter lead, the Lady Jackrabbits struggled throughout the game to score. Greeley County clung to a 20-19 halftime lead, but Weskan outscored the Lady Jackrabbits 13-4 in the third quarter.

Heather McKinney topped the Weskan scoring with 13 points and was the lone player to reach double figures for either team. Madison Moser scored seven points for the Lady Jackrabbits (8-3).

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Greeley County boys 65, Sharon Springs 33

SHARON SPRINGS (33) Basgall 0 1-2 1, Kuhlman 0 0-0 0, Summers 0 0-0 0, Davis 0 0-0 0, Tay. Andrews 3 3-4 10, Fletcher 0 0-0 0, Mote 4 0-2 8, Rains 0 0-0 0, Bertrand 0 0-0 0, Buehler 0 0-0 0, Tate Andrews 4 4-8 12, Schmidt 1 0-0 2. Totals 12 8-16 33.

GREELEY COUNTY (65) Govert 0 0-0 0, Miller 7 4-4 20, Splitter 3 0-0 6, Wineinger 0 0-0 0, Nemechek 3 1-3 7, C. Schneider 0 0-0 0, Valdez 0 0-0 0, A. Wilson 3 1-3 7, Robertson 2 0-0 4, Houston 3 0-2 6, K. Schneider 4 2-2 11, I. Wilson 2 0-0 4. Totals 27 8-14 65.

Sharon Springs 11 6 8 8 -- 33

Greeley County 21 21 16 7 -- 65

3-point goals Wallace County 1 (Tay. Andrews), Greeley County 3 (Miller 2, K. Schneider 1). Fouls Wallace County 15, Greeley County 10. Fouled out none.

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Weskan girls 44, Greeley County 31

GREELEY CO. (31) Schneider 2 0-0 4, Greeson 2 1-2 5, Kelcy Crittenden 0 0-0 0, Kelli Crittenden 2 0-1 5, Bender 1 0-0 2, Robertson 1 0-0 2, Myers 3 0-0 6, Moser 3 1-1 7. Totals 14 2-4 31.

WESKAN (44) Mote 4 1-4 9, McKinney 6 1-2 13, Kuykendall 0 0-2 0, Young 1 6-6 8, Rehfeld 3 0-0 7, Walker 3 1-3 7. Totals 17 9-17 44.

Greeley Co. 15 5 4 7 -- 31

Weskan 9 10 13 12 -- 44