Switzerland County pulled away from Rising Sun in the fourth quarter to pick up a 70-62 win on the Pacers' homecoming Friday in Vevay.

The Pacers and Shiners were tied 47-47 heading into the final quarter of what was a key Ohio River Valley Conference matchup. But junior Austin Clark scored eight of his career-high 31 points in the fourth period to help his team to its third win over Rising Sun this season.

Braden Burk added 15 points for Switzerland County while Clint Swanson and Chase Ritch had seven points each.

Ryan Dugan had 21 points and Brandon Turner scored 17 for Rising Sun, which fell to 1-11 overall and 0-1 in the ORVC.

Switzerland, now 9-4 overall and 2-1 in league play, visits New Washington next Friday.

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Friday's Boys Game

at Vevay

SWITZERLAND CO. 70, RISING SUN 62



RISING SUN 13 14 20 15 - 62

SWITZERLAND 14 13 20 23 - 70



RISING SUN (1-11, 0-1 ORVC) - (f)Dugan 21, (f)Turner 17, (g)Beckett 9, (g)Hannan 8, Huber 3, Armstrong 2, (f)Cravens 2, Uhlmansiek 0, Weaver 0, Sporleder 0.

SWITZERLAND CO. (9-4, 2-1 ORVC) - (f)Clark 31, (g)Burk 15, (g)Swanson 7, Ritch 7, (g)Smith 6, (f)White 4, Powell 0, Hunter 0, B. Curran 0, Tressler 0, Pegg 0.



3-Point Goals - Rising Sun 2 (Huber 1, Beckett 1), Switzerland Co. 6 (Burk 3, Clark 2, Ritch 1). Total Fouls - Rising Sun 17, Switzerland Co. 21. Free Throws - Rising Sun 16-22, Switzerland Co. 18-25. Fouled Out - Rising Sun: Cravens. Next Game - Rising Sun travels to Shawe Friday. Switzerland Co. travels to New Washington Friday.