Bearcats improve their mark to 12-7

NEW PARIS – Huntingdon, trailing by 12 points in the first half, came back to knock off Chestnut Ridge, 64-58, and improve to 12-7 in high school boys basketball action Monday.

Nate Gearhart led the Bearcats with 18 points, Devon Claar scored 16, and Matt Speck added 11.

Tyler Wiley led Ridge (12-7) with 18 points, and Jordan Crist and J.D. Weyant each had 10.

HUNTINGDON (64): Cook 1 0-0 2, Claar 6 3-3 16, M. Speck 4 1-2 11, Frederick 3 1-7 7, Mitchell 2 0-0 6, Montgomery 0 0-0 0, H. Speck 1 2-2 4, Gearhart 6 4-6 18. Totals – 23 11-20 64.

CHESTNUT RIDGE (58): Hengst 2 0-0 6, Weyant 4 2-2 10, T. Wiley 7 0-0 18, M. Wiley 2 0-0 4, Crist 4 0-0 10, Grubb 4 0-0 8, Bowser 0 0-0 0, Stultz 1 0-0 2, Monko 0 0-0 0. Totals – 24 2-2 58.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Huntingdon15 12 18 19 – 64

Chestnut Ridge21 12 13 12 – 58

3-point goals: Huntingdon 7 (Claar, M. Speck 2, Mitchell 2, Gearhart 2); Chestnut Ridge 8 (Hengst 2, T. Wiley 4, Crist 2).

Records: Huntingdon (12-7); Chestnut Ridge (12-7).

JV: Chestnut Ridge, 63-46. High scorers-Grubb, CR, 19; Mitchell, H, 14.

Central69

Bellefonte38

MARTINSBURG – Zach Slagenweit fired in 21 points, and Lucas Patterson added 16 as Central rolled past Bellefonte in a Mountain League contest.

Trevor Forshey also scored in double figures for the Scarlet Dragons with 11 points, while Austin Cunningham dished out 11 assists and Ben Brumbaugh pulled down 10 rebounds. Evan Wian had a team-high 12 points for Bellefonte.

BELLEFONTE (38): Grasser 1 0-0 2, Wian 4 2-3 12, Stover 4 0-1 10, Weaver 0 0-0 0, Leiter 1 0-2 2, Fortney 2 0-0 4, Kreger 1 2-2 4, Caprio 1 0-0 3, Steiner 0 1-2 1. Totals – 14 5-10 38.

CENTRAL (69): Cunningham 0 1-2 1, Forshey 4 2-2 11, Mills 3 0-0 6, Slagenweit 9 2-2 21, Brumbaugh 1 0-0 2, Patterson 7 2-3 16, Lafferty 3 1-2 8, Vollkommer 1 0-0 2, Kensinger 0 0-0 0, Fields 1 0-0 2, Ayers 0 0-0 0. Totals – 29 8-11 69.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Bellefonte6 9 5 18 – 38

Central13 18 20 18 – 69

3-point goals: Bellefonte 5 (Wian 2, Stover 2 Caprio); Central 3 (Forshey, Slagenweit, Lafferty).

Records: Bellefonte (2-15; 1-11 Mountain League); Central (14-6; 9-4 Mountain League).

JV: Bellefonte, 37-32. High scorers-Colton Kensinger, C, 12.

St. Joseph’s58

Philipsburg-Osc.41

BOALSBURG – Trentin Herrington scored 13 points, but Philipsburg-Osceola lost to St. Joseph’s.

Michael Jabco led St. Joe’s with 20 points.

PHILIPSBURG-OSCEOLA (41): Belinda 0 0-0 0, Matsko 5 0-1 10, Maurer 0 0-0 0, Fetters 1 0-0 2, Herrington 4 4-4 13, O’Neil 0 0-0 0, Fowler 2 0-0 4, Kerfoot 0 0-0 0, Jones 5 1-3 12, Sands 0 0-0 0. Totals – 17 5-8 41.

ST. JOSEPH’S (58): Buey 2 0-0 4, Bastardi 3 0-0 7, Gresovich 2 0-0 4, McGraw 0 0-0 0, Young 1 1-2 3, Breon 0 0-1 0, Jabco 10 0-1 20, Beattie 2 0-0 5, Sepich 0 0-2 0, Gregory 7 0-0 15. Totals – 27 1-6 58.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Philipsburg-Osceola11 4 9 17 – 41

St. Joseph’s12 18 18 10 – 58

3-point goals: Philipsburg-Osceola 2 (Herrington, Jones); St. Joseph’s 3 (Bastardi, Gregory, Beattie).

Records: Philipsburg-Osceola (0-18); St. Joseph’s (8-6).

JV: No game.

Central Cambria48

Cambria Heights37

EBENSBURG – Tanner Ambrisco and Will Seymour each scored 14 points to lift Central Cambria to a victory over Cambria Heights.

Cambria Heights’ Josh Serafin led all scorers with 19 points.

CAMBRIA HEIGHTS (37): Strasser 1 0-0 3, Bills 1 2-2 4, Huber 1 2-2 4, Lacue 2 0-0 4, Serafin 5 4-4 19, Kline 1 0-0 3, Patrick 0 0-0 0, Ford 0 0-0 0, Milanesi 0 0-0 0. Totals – 11 8-8 37.

CENTRAL CAMBRIA (48): Ambrisco 5 3-4 14, Zearing 1 1-2 3, Leary 2 0-0 4, Homan 3 2-6 8, Seymour 5 4-6 14, Gillen 1 0-0 3, Stevens 1 0-0 2. Totals – 18 10-18 48.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Cambria Heights6 9 13 9 – 37

Central Cambria10 15 5 18 – 48

3-point goals: Cambria Heights 7 (Strasser, Kline, Serafin 5); Central Cambria 2 (Ambrisco, Gillen).

Records: Cambria Heights (9-13); Central Cambria (8-10).

JV: Cambria Heights, 51-41. High scorers-Cole Kline, CH, 14; Gillen, CC, 13.

Penn Cambria53

Forest Hills51

CRESSON – Chad Tsikalas connected on two free throws with 10 seconds left to give Penn Cambria a lead it held on to in a win over Forest Hills.

Drew Slatko and Tsikalas each scored 12 points to lead the Panthers.

FOREST HILLS (51): Hook 4 2-2 10, Oswalt 3 2-3 9, Donoughe 3 0-2 7, McClelland 7 0-0 14, Balko 0 1-4 1, Mangus 1 0-0 2, Wieczorek 3 0-1 6, Schrock 1 0-1 2. Totals – 22 5-13 51.

PENN CAMBRIA (53): Tsikalas 4 4-8 12, George 1 0-2 2, Chirdon 2 0-0 6, Slatko 4 2-2 12, Mardula 3 0-0 7, Kost 0 0-0 0, Bastian 2 3-4 7, Janosik 0 0-0 0, Gould 2 1-2 6, Terek 0 0-0 0, Sutton 0 0-0 0. Totals – 18 10-18 53.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Forest Hills12 20 10 9 – 51

Penn Cambria9 19 6 19 – 53

3-point goals: Forest Hills 2 (Oswalt, Donoughe); Penn Cambria 7 (Tsikalas, Chirdon 2, Slatko 2, Mardula, Gould).

Records: Forest Hills (5-16); Penn Cambria (8-14).

JV: Penn Cambria, 46-34. High scorers-Janosik, PC, 15; Piner, FH, 11.

Glendale70

Bellwood-Antis57

BELLWOOD – Shea O’Donnell poured in 32 points and grabbed 25 rebounds to help Glendale down Bellwood-Antis in an Inter-County Conference North Division game.

Matt Schultz chipped in with 14 points for the Vikings, and Tyler Potutschnig scored 10.

Nathan Davis led Bellwood with 23 points.

GLENDALE (70): Sinclair 1 1-2 4, O’Donnell 10 2-19 32, Barnhart 2 0-0 6, M. Schultz 5 4-9 14, M. Kimberly 1 2-4 4, Potutschnig 5 0-0 10, C. Kimberly 0 0-2 0, Braniff 0 0-0 0, Mencer 0 0-2 0, J. Schultz 0 0-0 0. Totals – 24 19-38 70.

BELLWOOD-ANTIS (57): Bartlett 3 1-2 9, Davis 10 0-0 23, Burch 1 0-0 2, D’Angelo 0 1-2 1, Harrity 1 0-0 2, Taneyhill 1 0-0 2, McCracken 0 0-0 0, Shultz 0 0-0 0, Burr 0 0-0 0, Kline 2 0-0 4, Padula 2 1-2 5, McGee 3 2-2 9. Totals – 23 5-8 57.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Glendale19 11 24 16 – 70

Bellwood-Antis12 17 13 13 – 57

3-point goals: Glendale 3 (Sinclair, Barnhart 2); Bellwood-Antis 6 (Bartlett 2, Davis 3, McGee).

Records: Glendale (8-12, 5-8 ICC North); Bellwood-Antis (4-16, 3-10 ICC North).

JV: Bellwood-Antis, 50-35. High scorers-Joe Padula, BA, 14; Nate Braniff, G, 20.

Berlin60

Portage44

PORTAGE – Berlin Brothersvalley pulled away in the second half after leading by just one point at halftime to beat Portage.

Jake Snyder led Berlin with 21 points. Cody Randall scored 16 points for Portage, and Michael Bryja scored 12.

BERLIN BROTHERSVALLEY (60): Cooney 3 1-2 8, Snyder 7 4-5 21, Ward 7 0-0 17, Paul 1 5-6 8, Stockwell 2 0-0 4, Custer 1 0-0 2, Latinsky 0 0-0 0. Totals – 21 10-13 60.

PORTAGE (44): Onder 2 0-0 4, Madigan 1 0-0 2, Kerch 4 0-0 8, Randall 7 0-1 16, Bryja 5 0-0 12, Dividock 1 0-0 2, Swank 0 0-0 0, Gruss 0 0-0 0. Totals – 20 0-1 44.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Berlin Brothersvalley10 12 18 20 – 60

Portage10 11 12 11 – 44

3-point goals: Berlin Brothersvalley 8 (Snyder 3, Ward 3, Cooney, Paul); Portage 4 (Randall 2, Bryja 2).

Records: Berlin Brothersvalley (19-2); Portage (15-6).

JV: Berlin, 41-28. High scorers-Harding, BB, 11; St. Clair, P, 8.

Blair Christian56

DuBois Christian33

DUNCANSVILLE – Blair County Christian benefited from 27 points from Tahir Williams in a victory over DuBois Christian.

DUBOIS CHRISTIAN (33): Fugate 1 1-2 3, Larson 6 1-2 14, Polohonki 2 0-0 4, Riss 5 1-1 12, Thomas 0 0-0 0, Lowery 0 0-0 0, Packer 0 0-0 0. Totals – 14 3-5 33.

BLAIR COUNTY CHRISTIAN (58): Huston 0 0-0 0, Snyder 1 0-0 2, Williams 12 0-4 27, Nixon 4 0-0 10, Plummer 1 0-0 2, Sollenberger 5 0-0 10, Gross 2 0-0 5. Totals – 25 0-4 56.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

DuBois Christian6 10 7 10 – 33

Blair County Christian20 13 18 5 – 56

3-point goals: DuBois Christian 2 (Larson, Riss); Blair County Christian 6 (Williams 3, Nixon 2, Gross).

Records: Blair Co. Christian (7-10).

Claysburg loses

CLAYSBURG – Claysburg-Kimmel fell to 12-9 with a 67-58 loss to Mount Union. No other information was reported to the Mirror.