Sports Shorts

G-R girls get through Janesville in OT JANESVILLE — The Gladbrook-Reinbeck girls’ basketball team snapped a four-game losing streak by beating host Janesville in overtime, 45-40, in Monday’s non-conference clash. Belen Ellenberger led the Rebels (3-11) with 11 points, while Katie Clark came away with nine points and 13 rebounds. Saari Kuehl had eight points and 11 rebounds, as Gladbrook-Reinbeck pulled down 15 offensive boards. Emma McClintock chipped in eight points, making a pair of 3-pointers, and had two blocked shots. G-R outscored Janesville (5-10) by a 9-4 margin in the overtime period.

Janesville boys deal Rebels defeat JANESVILLE — Janesville sophomore Wiley Sherburne matched his career-high with 26 to lead the Wildcats past Gladbrook-Reinbeck, 62-50, in Monday’s non-conference boys’ basketball pairing. Ben McGrath added 12 points and Joey Carlson had 10 more for Janesville (12-2), which led 31-21 at the half. Tyler Tscherter racked up a double-double of 18 points and 10 rebounds to lead Gladbrook-Reinbeck (10-2), which lost for the second time in three games. William Kiburis added 11 points but on 3-of-19 shooting, while also leading the Rebels with seven assists. Dylan Riffey finished with seven points, Eli Thede had six points and five steals, and Cullen Eiffler had six points as well.