Jimerson, Surface lead State Fair past Graceland

Democrat Staff

Democrat Staff

The State fair Roadrunners beat Graceland 99-64 on Saturday, outscoring the Yellow Jackets 51-28 in the second half to pull away.

State Fair grabbed nine steals as Graceland committed 20 turnovers in the game.

Willie Jimerson Jr. and Ryan Surface each scored 18 points. Surface hit 5 of 9 from 3-point range while Jimerson was 7 of 15 from the field. Keari Brown added 15 points. Ronnie Rousseau III and Clint Robinson each had 13.

Robinson also had 10 rebounds.

The Roadrunners shot 10 of 24 from 3-point range in the game, 41.7 percent, and hit 35 of 73 from the field overall.


State Fair 75, Kaskaskia 51

The Lady Roadrunners scored 20 or more points in each of the first three quarters and beat Kaskaskia 75-51 on Saturday at the Three Rivers Classic.

SFCC led 21-14 after one and 45-27 at halftime.

Kiante Johnson came off the bench to score 20 points for State Fair, hitting 9 of 12 from the field.

Danae’ Cole had 13 points and Zhanesha Dickerson scored 10.

The win is State Fair’s second in a row after the Lady Roadrunnners beat Wabash Valley 71-55 on Friday.

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