JOHNSON CREEK — Senior point guard Justin Swanson scored 13 of his game-high 18 points in the second half as Johnson Creek’s boys basketball team defeated Fall River 69-59 in a non-conference game on Monday.

Johnson Creek (3-7) knocked down 10 shots from 3-point range. Sophomore guard Austin Anton-Pernat hit four 3s and finished with 13 points.

The Bluejays had balanced scoring with eight points each from Alex Garza and Levi Berres and seven each from Braeden Walling and Reed Garsky.

Johnson Creek hosts Madison Country Day School on Thursday.



Pirates 23 36 — 59

Bluejays 30 39 — 69

Fall River (fg-ft-tp) — Bristol 5-4-14, Osterhaus 3-0-6, Blevens 6-2-16, Morton 3-0-8, Kerchberg 6-4-16 Totals 23 10-16 59

Johnson Creek (fg-ft-tp) — Garza 3-1-8, Swanson 7-3-18, Sullivan 4-0-8, Walling 3-0-7, Anton-Pernat 4-1-13, Berres 3-0-8, Garsky 2-2-7 Totals 27 7-14 69

3-point goals — FR (Blevens 2, Morton) 3, JC (Garza, Swanson, Walling, Anton-Pernat 4, Berres 2, Garsky) 10. Total fouls — FR 16, JC 16. Fouled out — JC (Sullivan)

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