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Strong 2nd half sparks Vikes past B-A

BELLWOOD — Glendale outscored Bellwood-Antis, 38-20, in the second half and held them to just four points in the third quarter to overcome a nine-point deficit to defeat the Blue Devils, 59-51, Friday night in high school boys basketball action.

Josh Potutschnig scored 24 points for the Vikings (4-4), 16 of which came in the second-half. Mason Yingling totaled 32 points with six buckets from beyond the arc for Bellwood.

GLENDALE (59): Jasper 5 1-2 12, Potutschnig 9 1-3 24 Blake 1 2-3 4, Smeal 1 0-0 3, Sinclair 6 1-2 14, Kitko 1 0-0 2 Totals — 23 5-10 59.

BELLWOOD-ANTIS (51): Z. Mallon 0 1-2 1, Yingling 11 4-4 32, Walker 4 0-0 8, Wyland 0 1-3 1, Wolfe 4 1-2 9, Frederick 0 0-0 0, Moss 0 0-0 0, Luensmann 0 0-0 0 Totals — 19 7-11 51.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Glendale 9 13 16 21 — 59

Bellwood-Antis 14 17 4 16 — 51

3-point goals: Glendale 8 (Potutschnig 5, Jasper, Smeal, Sinclair). Bellwood-Antis 6 (Yingling 6).

Records: Glendale (4-4), Bellwood-Antis (3-4)

JV: Bellwood-Antis 62-21. High Scorers: Kitko, G, 7; Luensmann, BA, 16

Penn Cambria 73

Somerset 71

SOMERSET — Jake Tsikalas scored 16 points and had six assists, and Collin Reese scored 15 points and had nine rebounds, as Penn Cambria knocked off Somerset in overtime.

The Panthers (3-7) outscored Somerset, 24-19, in the fourth quarter to force the overtime.

PENN CAMBRIA (73): Tsikalas 6 4-5 16, Perrone 5 0-0 12, Reese 6 2-2 15, Smith 3 0-0 6, Karabinos 4 0-0 10, McCombie 0 0-0 0, Kochara 3 3-3 9, McCarthy 0 0-0 0, Marinak 0 0-0 0, Williams 2 0-0 5. Totals–29 9-10 73.

SOMERSET (71): Swauger 4 2-2 12, Norris 5 5-6 15, Yutzey 4 1-2 11, Margnowski 5 1-3 12, Deblase 9 1-2 21, Stutzman 0 0-0 0. Totals–27 10-15 71.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Penn Cambria 17 13 13 24 6 — 73

Somerset 11 24 13 19 4 — 71

3-point goals: Penn Cambria 6 (Perrone 2, Karabinos 2, Reese, Williams); Somerset 7 (Swauger 2, Yutzey 2, Deblase 2, Margnowski).

Records: Penn Cambria (3-7).

JV: Somerset, 41-31. High scorer–Zach Broad, PC, 7.

Bishop Carroll 62

Bellefonte 46

EBENSBURG — Bishop Carroll got 13 points from Tristan McDannell, 11 points from Alex Karlheim and 10 from Nolan Burk in a win over Bellefonte.

The Huskies, up 19-6 after one, improved to 6-2 while Bellefonte fell to 6-3.

BELLEFONTE (46): Grey 1 0-0 2, Tice 3 2-2 9, McCartney 3 3-4 9, Badger 0 2-4 2, Decker 1 2-3 5, Nadolsky 3 3-3 9, Jon Meyers 5 0-0 10. Totals: 16 12-16

BISHOP CARROLL (62): Carson Ertter 1 6-6 9, Scotty Semelsberger 6 3-4 9, Nolan Burk 4 2-2 10, Tristan McDannell 4 5-6 13, Alex Karlheim 5 0-1 11, Logan Gottshall 2 0-0 6, H Ridley 2 0-0 4. Totals 20 16-19 62

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Bellefonte 6 12 13 15 — 46

Bishop Carroll 19 16 13 14 — 62

3-point field goals: Bishop Carroll 6 (Gottshall 2, Semelsberger 2, Ertter 1, Karlheim 1; Bellefonte 2 (Tice, Decker)

Records: Bishop Carroll (6-2), Bellefonte (6-3)

JV: BIshop Carroll, 46-22.

Tussey Mountain 77

Northern Bedford 48

SAXTON — Matthew Leonard scored a game-high 27 points to lead Tussey Mountain to a victory over Northern Bedford.

Chad Morningstar and Jordan Berkstresser added 14 points each for the Titans.

JV: Northern Bedford, 52-36.

P-O 77

Mo Valley 43

PHILIPSBURG — Junior Tyler Doyle scored 16 points as Philipsburg-Osceola was dominant in a win over Moshannon Valley.

Alex Kitko scored 26 points to lead Mo Valley, down 27-20 at halftime, in a losing effort.

The Mounties improved to 3-6.

PHILIPSBURG-OSCEOLA (77): Jones 5 0-0 10, Doyle 7 2-2 16 , Richardson 2 0-0 4, Slogosky 1 1-2 4, R Whitehead 3 5-6 11, Scalzo 2 0-0 6 , J Whitehead 1 1-2 3 , Kephart 0 0-0 0 , Soltis 2 0-0 4, Frank 0 0-0 0, Grubb 0 0-0 0 Depto 0 0-0 0. Totals– 23 9-12 58

MOSHANNON VALLEY (43): Kitko 7 6-6 21, Matchok 1 0-2 3, Murauski 1 0-0 3, Baucher 3 4-8 10, Butler 2 0-0 4, Reed 1 0-0 2, Kitko 0 0-0 0 Webb 0 0-0 0. Totals– 15 10-16 43

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Philipsburg-Osceola 12 15 21 10 — 77

Moshannon Valley 12 8 8 5 — 43

3-point goals: Philipsburg-Osceola 3 ( Scalzo 2, Slogosky); Moshannon Valley Valley 3 (Kitko, Matchok, Murauski)

Record: Philipsburg-Osceola (3-6)

Northern Cambria 50

Marion Center 44

MARION CENTER — Tyler Bearer scored 19 points and Logan Yonkoske scored 11 as Northern Cambria topped Marion Center.

Marion Center’s Justin Peterman scored 13 points in a game the Colts outscored its opponent, 13-4, in a decisive third quarter.

NORTHERN CAMBRIA (50): Dumm 4 0-0 8, Walters 1 0-2 2, Yonkoske 3 3-6 11, Pershing 0 1-2 1, Bearer 6 4-5 19, Sedlock 1 0-0 3, Hoover 0 2-2 2, Marino 1 0-1 2, Wise 1 0-0 2, Taylor 0 0-0 0, Totals — 17 10-18 50

MARION CENTER (44): Badak 3 0-0 9, Cessna 1 0-0 2, Fox 0 0-0 0, Castellated 2 1-4 5, Peterson 5 0-0 13, Fairman 4 0-0 9, Carmela 1 2-2 4, Fernmell 1 0-0 2. Totals — 17 3-8 44.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Northern Cambria 12 16 13 9 — 50

Marion Center 14 12 4 14 — 44

3-point goals: Marion Center 7 (Badzik 3, Peterson 3, Fairman); Northern Cambria 6 (Bearer 3, Yonkoske 2, Sedlock)

Records: Northern Cambria (5-6)

JV: Northern Cambria won 26-25

Great Commission 53

Centre County Christ. 33

Jake Foster scored a game-high 38 points as Great Commission pounded Centre County Christian.

Foster also had 16 rebounds, six steals and two blocks for the Bears, who improved to 9-2.

GREAT COMMISSION (53): Foster 38, Karegeanes 7, Hildebrand 2, Mauk 0, Pascual 4, Murray 2, Summers 0

CENTRE COUNTY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (33): Grove 5, Irvin 24, C Bakaj 2, Mallare 2, N Bakaj 0, M Bakaj, Reed 0

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Great Commission 9 14 18 12 — 53

Centre County Christian 5 11 9 8 — 33

3-point goals: Great Commission 1 (Karegeanes), Centre County Christian 3 (Grove 3)

Records: Great Commission (9-2); Centre County Christian (0-2)

Johnstown 55

Bishop Guilfoyle 39

JOHNSTOWN — Jessiah Witherspoon scored 14 points, but Johnstown overpowered Bishop Guilfoyle in a Laurel Highlands game.

The Marauders led, 10-9, after the first quarter but were outscored by 15 in the middle quarters.

BISHOP GUILFOYLE (39): K. Ruggery 3 0-0 8, Witherspoon 3 5-6 14, Montecalvo 2 0-0 4, Woolridge 0 1-2 1, L. Ruggery 2 2-2 7, Kenner 1 0-0 2, Yanoshak 0 1-2 1. Totals–12 9-12 39.

JOHNSTOWN (55): Franklin 7 2-4 17, Jones 4 1-2 9, Gause 7 2-3 17, Simon 2 3-4 7, Chatman 1 0-0 2, Britt 0 0-0 0, Nattile 1 0-0 3. Totals–22 8-14 55.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Bishop Guilfoyle 10 7 8 14 — 39

Johnstown 9 14 16 16 — 55

3-point goals: Bishop Guilfoyle 6 (Witherspoon 3, K. Ruggery 2, L. Ruggery); Johnstown 3 (A. Franklin, Gause, Nattile).

JV: Johnstown, 44-38. High scorers–S. Holiday, J, 15; Yanoshak, BG, 11.

Mount Union 51

Claysburg-Kimmel 45

MOUNT UNION — Kyle Glass and Alex Kulick both scored 14 points and had Claysburg-Kimmel in a position to defeat Mount Union, but the Trojans outscored the Bulldogs, 23-6, in the fourth quarter to rally to a victory.

CLAYSBURG-KIMMEL (45): Glass 4 4-4 14, Kulick 6 0-2 14, Bauman 4 1-2 9, Helsel 1 0-0 3, Francona 0 1-2 1, Gregg 0 4-4 4, Dodson 0 0-0 0, Carson 0 0-0 0. Totals–14 10-14 45.

MOUNT UNION (51): Posey 4 2-4 12, Hand 4 3-6 11, Terry 4 3-4 13, Sechrist 7 0-0 14, Smith 2 0-0 5, Gearhart 0 0-0 0, Wilson 0 0-0 0, Delo 0 0-0 0. Totals–21 8-14 51.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Claysburg-Kimmel 12 10 17 6 — 45

Mount Union 6 9 13 23 — 51

3-point goals: Claysburg-Kimmel 5 (Glass 2, Kulick 2, Helsel); Mount Union 5 (Posey 2, Terry 2, Smith).

Records: Claysburg-Kimmel (5-4); Mount Union (3-6).

JV: Mount Union, 48-15. High scorer–Bradley, CK, 5.

North Star 82

Portage 53

PORTAGE — Portage fell to 4-4 with a loss to North Star, now 9-1.

Preston Rainey’s 20 points were tops for Portage, down, 38-23, at halftime. Payton Zatek added 12 points for the Mustangs, who also got 10 points from Kaden Claar.

NORTH STAR (82): Luke Schrock 5-3-5-15, Andy Zuchelli 4-0-0-11, Jonathan Biery 8-2-2-16, Noah Pyles 12-3-3-27, Steven’s 2-0-0-5, Lane 4-0-0-8. Totals: 34 8-10 82

PORTAGE (53): Price 2-0-2-4, Irvin 0-0-0-0, Rainey 6-8-10-20, Zatek 4-2-5-12, Kargo 2-0-0-6, Forst 0-1-2-1, Claar 4-0-0-10, Miller 0-0-0-0. Totals: 18 11-19 53

SCORE BY QUARTERS

North Star 16 22 24 22 — 82

Portage 12 11 19 11– 53

3-point field goals: North Star 5: Zuchelli 3, Schrock 2, Stevens. Portage 6: Zatek 2, Kargo 2, Claar 2

Records: North Star (9-1), Portage (4-4)

JV: North Star, 32-25

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