Lady Lions’ strong third key to victory

LATROBE — Thanks to a 22-13 showing in the third quarter, the Altoona girls were able to put enough distance between them and Latrobe in a 61-52 victory Tuesday night in high school action.

Bridgid Fox’s 18 points were tops for the Lady Lions (9-1), who were tied at halftime, 29-29. Teammates Olivia Hudson and Shaina Lear each chipped in with 11 points.

ALTOONA (61): Lear 5 0-0 11, Stevens 1 4-6 7, Hudson 4 2-4 11, Perea 3 0-0 8, Burk 2 0-0 6, Fox 8 1-2 18. Totals — 23 7-12 61.

LATROBE (52): Wetzel 2 0-0 4, Havrilla 2 0-0 4, Augustine 5 0-0 10, Graytok 8 2-3 20, Mearkle 4 6-9 14, Ridilla 0 0 0-0 0, White 0 0-0 0. Totals — 21 8-12 52.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Altoona 10 19 22 10 — 61

Latrobe 11 18 13 10 — 52

3-point goals: Altoona 8 (Lear, Stevens, Hudson, Perea 2, Burke 2, Fox); Latrobe 2 (Graytok 2).

Records: Altoona (9-1); Latrobe (6-2).

JV: Altoona, 50-47. High scorers–Cherry, A, 15.

Bellwood-Antis 67

Claysburg-Kimmel 42

CLAYSBURG — Alli Campbell scored 35 points as Bellwood-Antis jumped out to a 19-9 first-quarter lead in a victory over Claysburg-Kimmel.

Sakeria Haralson added 12 points for the Lady Devils.

Emily Claar led the Lady Bulldogs with 16 points.

BELLWOOD-ANTIS (67): Campbell 13 8-9 35, D’Angelo 1 0-0 3, Haralson 5 2-7 12, Leidig 4 0-0 9, Hollen 3 0-0 8, Shuke 0 0-0 0, Musselman 0 0-0 0, Decker 0 0-0 0. Totals — 26 10-16 67.

CLAYSBURG-KIMMEL (42): Claar 6 2-2 16, Locke 2 3-3 7, Hartman 3 3-4 10, Cavender 2 0-1 5, Carson 0 0-0 0, Kennedy 2 0-0 4. Totals — 15 8-10 42.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Bellwood-Antis 19 13 20 15 — 67

Claysburg-Kimmel 9 13 8 12 — 42

3-point goals: Bellwood-Antis 5 (Campbell, D’Angelo, Leidig, Hollen 2); Claysburg-Kimmel 4 (Claar 2, Hartman, Cavender).

Tussey Mountain 42

McConnellsburg 26

McCONNELLSBURG — Lexi Weimert scored 20 points to help Tussey Mountain improve to 5-2 with a victory over McConnellsburg.

TUSSEY MOUNTAIN (42): Weimert 7 4-5 20, Brumbaugh 4 1-4 9, Garner 3 0-1 7, Wright 0 0-0 0, Hafer 0 0-0 0, Molosky 2 1-2 6, Park 0 0-0 0. Totals — 15 6-12 42.

McCONNELLSBURG (26): Perry 5 3-3 13, Hensley 0 0-0 0, Truax 1 3-5 5, Glee 0 2-2 2, Ross 0 0-0 0, Keefer 0 0-0 0, Perry 0 0-0 0, Brown 2 2-6 6, Lynch 0 0-0 0. Totals — 8 10-16 26.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Tussey Mountain 17 5 14 6 — 42

McConnellsburg 9 7 4 6 — 26

3-point goals: Tussey Mountain 4 (Weimert 2, Garner, Molosky)

Records: Tussey Mountain (5-2); McConnellsburg (1-7).

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