On Sunday, March 17th, the annual Licking County -Muskingum County All-Star Basketball Games were played at Lakewood High school. In the Girls’ game Licking County defeated Muskingum County 70-51 behind 19 points from Newark’s Morgan Sharps. Licking Heights’ Naskala Coffman added 16.

The Muskingum County boys turned the tables on Licking County in the second game by a score of 80-68. Licking County was led by Ethan Stearns from Licking Heights with 16 points. Johnstown’s Owen Hazelbaker chipped in with 11,