By TOMMY REZAC
St. Joseph Post
It’s the first full week of high school basketball action across the area, and already tournament play is upon us.
Girls’ basketball in the Savannah tournament in pool play
Benton 55 Smithville 36
Chillicothe 67 Maryville 35
Pembroke Hill 53 Savannah 43
Mound City Invite - girls' basketball
Bishop LeBlond 49 South Holt 17
DeKalb vs. Stewartsville-Osborn - missing
Platte Valley Invitational - girls
St. Joseph Christian 62 Bishop LeBlond JV 38
Winnetonka Invitational - girls
St. Joseph Central 51 Platte County 40
North Andrew beat Plattsburg 64-25.
Platte Valley Invitational - Boys' basketball
St. Joseph Christian 110 Northeast Nodaway 96. Nick Orscheln and Vail Freuchting led Christian with 23 points each. Dylan McInytre led the Bluejays with 55.
Mound City Invite - Boys
Bishop LeBlond 50 East Atchison 41
Rock Port 58 South Holt 54
Ewing Marion Kaufmann 40 Mid-Buchanan 34