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Creek Boys finish regular season with win

Schwarting’s 18 pts lead CCA past Anamosa, 62-54

TIFFIN– Clear Creek Amana’s (CCA) varsity boys basketball team finished the 2017-18 regular season with a 62-54 win at home over the Blue Raiders of Anamosa Thursday, Feb. 15. The win gave the Clippers a 9-12 record heading into Class 3A substate competition and a shot at the state tournament in Des Moines.
The Creek Boys trailed 12-11 at the end of the first period, but rallied back to a 33-26-halftime lead, and held a 48-43 advantage going into the final quarter.
Nolan Schwarting led the Clippers with 18 points and seven rebounds, while Darius Moore had a 16-point night. Nick O’Connor and T.J. Bollers produced six rebounds apiece for CCA.
The loss dropped Anamosa to 3-18 and marked its 10th loss in a row.