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Collegiate Update: Phelps sparks Youngstown State to win over St. Francis Brooklyn

Tenleigh Phelps provided a spark off the bench Saturday to help Youngstown State defeat St. Francis Brooklyn, 70-41, at the Beeghley Center in Youngstown, Ohio.

Phelps, a Triton Central graduate, played 14 minutes and scored four points, grabbed three rebounds and dished out two assists to help Youngstown State improve to 2-3 this season.

Here is a look at other Shelby County graduates competing at the collegiate level.



Drake Moore

The Morristown graduate had 12 points and four rebounds Sunday in Oakland City’s 78-76 loss to Warner University (Fla.) in Kingsport, Tennessee.

On Saturday, Oakland City defeated Crawleys Ridge College, 88-78. Moore had 15 points, one rebound and four assists in the win.

Oakland City is 4-3 this season.



Taylor Heath

The Triton Central graduate had nine points, four rebounds, five assists and five steals Sunday for Hanover in a 65-47 win at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky.

Hanover is 3-2.



Hayden Langkabel

The Morristown graduate had two points and two rebounds Sunday in Marian’s 68-50 win over Bluefield College in the NAIA the Show Tournament in Kingsport, Tenn.

On Saturday, Marian topped Ave Maria (Fla.), 70-66. Langkabel finished with four points, two rebounds, two assists and two steals.

Marian is 9-0 – its best start to a season since 2015-16 when the Knights won 15 consecutive games.



Rylie Stephens

The Triton Central graduate had five points, three rebounds, one assist and one steal Sunday for Samford in a 75-63 loss to Rhode Island in the UCF Thanksgiving Classic.

On Saturday, UCF defeated Samford, 79-74 in double overtime. Stephens had 10 points, two rebounds and one steal.

Samford is 3-5 this season.



Maya Chandler

The Triton Central graduate had 11 points, one rebound and one steal Monday in Loyola’s 79-53 loss at Miami (Ohio).

All 11 of Chandler’s points came in the second half. She has scored in double figures in six of Loyola’s seven games this season.

On Friday, Loyola defeated St. Francis (Pennsylvania), 69-56. Chandler had 12 points, four rebounds and one steal.

Loyola is 2-5.

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