BURLINGTON — Another night, another opposing guard shows off a hot hand from behind the 3-point line.

Two days after Erik Victorson made six 3-pointers for Oregon in its victory over Fort Atkinson, Burlington senior Koeppen made five 3-pointers and scored 17 points in a 52-45 victory over visiting Fort Atkinson in a non-conference boys basketball game Saturday.

Koeppen scored 15 of his points in the first half as Burlington (5-8) built a 31-19 lead. Fort Atkinson (1-10) outscored Burlington, 26-21, in the second half.

Sophomore Carson Baker scored 14 points to lead Fort Atkinson. Baker made one 3-pointer and the Blackhawks made two 3-pointers in the game; Burlington made eight.

Fort Atkinson freshman Jack Opperman scored eight points in the first half and finished with eight points.

Fort Atkinson will try to break its 10-game losing streak at home Tuesday against Watertown. The game is scheduled to begin at 7:15 p.m.

BURLINGTON 52, FORT ATKINSON 45

Blackhawks 19 26 — 45

Demons 31 21 — 52

Fort Atkinson (fg ftm-fta pts) — Fenner 2 0-0 4, Baker 4 5-6 14, Klingbeil 1 0-0 2, Cosson 0 2-2 2, Wixom 1 4-5 6, Opperman 4 0-0 8, Evans 2 2-3 6, Kees 1 0-0 3. Totals — 15 13-16 45.

Burlington — Berezowitz 1 3-4 6, Hackbarth 0 0-1 0, Klug 1 0-0 3, Koeppen 6 0-0 17, Runkel 4 4-5 12, Kniep 5 3-4 14. Totals — 17-10-14 52.

3-point goals — FA (Kees, Baker) 2, B (Berezowitz, Klug, Koeppen 5, Kniep) 8. Total fouls — B 11, FA 19.

Edgerton 81, Whitewater 47

WHITEWATER — Four Edgerton players finished in double figures as the Crimson Tide earned an 81-47 victory over Whitewater in a Rock Valley Conference boys basketball game on Saturday.

Junior Drew Hanson made three 3-pointers and scored 18 points for Edgerton. Hanson scored 14 points in the first half.

Jake Martin scored 13 points to lead Whitewater and Brock Grosinske added 11. Edgerton had a 41-33 lead at halftime, but Whitewater was unable to maintain pace with the Crimson Tide.

Whitewater will continue its season on the road against Clinton on Tuesday at 7:15 p.m.

EDGERTON 81, WHITEWATER 47

Crimson Tide 41 40 — 81

Whippets 33 14 — 47

Edgerton (fg ftm-fta pts) — Martin 5 3-3 13, Grosinske 5 0-3 11, Pease 2 2-6 5, Zimdars 3 1-2 8, Brown 1 0-0 3, Nickels 2 2-2 6. Totals — 16 8-16 47.

Whitewater — Jenny 3 8-9 14, Hanson 6 3-4 18, Coomes 3 2-2 9, Rusch 6 1-2 15, Gullickson 3 0-2 6, Fox 1 1-2 3, Norland 1 2-2 4, Spang 5 2-3 12. Totals — 28 19-25 81.

3-point goals — E (Hanson 3, Coomes, Rusch 2) 6, W (Grosinske, Zimdars, Brown) 3. Total fouls — E 18, W 19.

Cambridge 57, Deerfield 52

DEERFIELD — Junior Jack Nikolay scored 22 points as Cambridge earned a 57-52 victory over rival Deerfield in a non-conference boys basketball game.

Nikolay is averaging 19 points per game for the Blue Jays in their last five games and 14 points per game this season. Cambridge (4-6) has won four of its last five after opening the season with five consecutive losses.

Andrew Downing scored 13 points and senior Jordan Marty added nine points for Cambridge. It was the third time Downing went over 10 points in a game this season. The Blue Jays won the other two occasions he reached double digits, too.

Deerfield senior Tyler Haak scored 24 points for the second game in a row. Cal Fischer scored 11 points to join Haak in double figures for the Demons (5-8).

Cambridge will continue its season at home Tuesday against Wisconsin Heights. The game is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m.

CAMBRIDGE 57, DEERFIELD 52

Blue Jays 28 29 — 57

Demons 23 29 — 52

Cambridge (scoring) — Nikolay 22, Kaiser 8, Downing 13, Colts 5, Marty 9.

Deerfield — Fisher 11, Klade 5, Haak 24, Nehring 4, Lasack 8.

Wisconsin Heights 64, Palmyra-Eagle 59

MAZOMAINE — The Palmyra boys basketball team suffered its first loss of the season Saturday as the Panthers fell to Wisconsin Heights, 64-59, in a double-overtime non-conference game in Mazomaine.

Down 52-51 with 1.3 seconds, senior Danny Hammond had a chance to end the game in regulation, but connected on one of two free throw attempts to send the game into the first overtime.

Both teams scored five points in the first overtime, but Wisconsin Heights (5-5, 0-1) outscored Palmyra-Eagle (9-1, 5-0), 7-2, in the second overtime.

Hammond collected an 18-point, 17-rebound double-double in the Panther defeat. Junior Aiden Calderon finished with 17 points, while junior Jacob Hammond also broke double digits with 10 points and nine rebounds.

Senior Brandon Wilde collected 13 assists and added five points.

Ten of Wisconsin Heights’ 22 field goals came from beyond the arc.

Palmyra-Eagle will take on Johnson Creek (4-7, 2-3) in a Trailways South Conference game Tuesday in Johnson Creek at 7:15 p.m.

WISCONSIN HEIGHTS 64, PALMYRA-EAGLE 59

Panthers 21 32 5 2 — 59

Vanguards 27 25 5 7 — 64

Palmyra-Eagle (fg ftm-fta pts) — Wilde 2 0-0 5, Joyner 2 0-0 5, D. Hammond 7 4-16 18, J. Hammond 4 0-2 10, Calderon 8 1-2 17, Carpenter 1 2-2 4. Totals — 24 7-22 59.

Wisconsin Heights — Bud 1 0-0 3, Jacobus 2 0-0 5, Parman 0 2-2 2, Cribbs 4 2-2 11, Barsness 5 5-10 18, Adler 3 1-2 10, Herrling 1 0-0 3, D. Brabender 3 0-0 6. Totals — 22 10-19 64.

3-pointers — PE (Wilde, Joyner, J. Hammond 2) 4; WH (Bud, Jacobus, Parmn 2, Cribbs, Barsness, Adler, Herrling) 10. Total fouls — PE 21, 18.

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