GIRARD - Area basketball scores:

Girard sweeps Liberal

The Girard Varsity Girls’ defeated Liberal 57-13, led by 18 points from freshman Faith Poland and 17 by sophomore Jaada Valley.

The Trojan Boys’ cruised to a 71-36 win, paced by 29 points from Caleb Muia. Ryder Worrell and Carter Doherty also scored 10 points each.

Pittsburg Boys stun Nevada; Girls drop opener

Pittsburg Boys’ Varsity outlasted Nevada in overtime 78-75. Gavyn Elkamil led Pittsburg with 24 points. Brett Wiemers added in 17.

The Purple Dragon Girl’s Varsity team fell to Nevada 61-21.