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Guilfoyle pulls out win

Boys basketball

GREENSBURG — Jessiah Witherspoon’s game-high 20 points was enough to help Bishop Guilfoyle slip past Class 6A foe Hempfield, 55-53, at the Greensburg-Salem Tournament in high school boys basketball action on Friday night.

Michael Montecalvo added 10 points, including two 3-point shots, while Cameron Khoza had eight points with two 3-pointers.

BG improved to 4-0.

BISHOP GUILFOYLE (55): Witherspoon 8 4-6 20, Khoza 2 2-2 8, Helton 1 0-0 2, Wood 3 0-0 6, Ruggery 1 5-6 7, Montecalvo 3 2-2 10, Haigh 1 0-0 2, Woolridge 0 0-0 0, Yanoshack 0 0-0 0, Kiesewetter 0 0-0 0. Totals–19 13-16 55.

HEMPFIELD (53): Coletta 1 0-0 2, Hosni 5 2-3 13, McCarthy 6 3-5 15, Suchko 2 4-5 8, Gaffney 1 2-2 3, Zilli 2 3-3 8, Remally 1 0-0 2. Totals–18 14-18 53.

SCORES BY QUARTERS

Bishop Guilfoyle 7 15 21 12–55

Hempfield 6 18 15 14–53

3-point goals: Bishop Guilfoyle 4 (Khoza 2, Motecalvo 2); Hempfield 3 (Hosni, Gaffney, Zilli).

Records: Bishop Guilfoyle (4-0); Hempfield (4-5).

Ridge, Bedford win

CLAYSBURG — Chestnut Ridge and its balanced offense was too much for Claysburg-Kimmel in a first-round game at the Claysburg Holiday Tournament.

Ridge prevailed, 66-44.

Kamden Clapper scored 15 points, one of four players to reach double figures for the Lions. Isaac Little posted 14 points, while Matt Whysong scored 12 points and Noah Hillegass had 11 points. Ridge will face off with cross-county rival Bedford for the championship today.

Kyle Glass led all scorers with 17 points for Claysburg-Kimmel, which will face Forbes Road in the consolation game.

Bedford rolled to a 62-13 opening-round victory over Forbes Road.

Steven Ressler and Mercury Swaim each netted 16 points for the Bisons, and Drew Hall added 10 points.

C. RIDGE 66, CLAYSBURG-KIMMEL 44

CHESTNUT RIDGE (66): I. Little 5 3-3 14, Whysong 4 4-6 12, Clapper 6 0-0 15, H. H. Liddle 3 2-3 8, N. Hillegass 5 1-3 11, Mickle 0 0-0 0, J. Hillegass 0 0-0 0, Nicodemus 2 2-2 6, Claar 0 0-0 0, Hinson 0 0-0 0, Dunlap 0 0-0 0, Deremer 0 0-0 0, Schuyler 0 0-0 0, Garrett 0 0-0 0. Totals — 25 12-17 66.

CLAYSBURG-KIMMEL (44): Glass 6 3-4 17, Maslanik 1 0-0 3, Dibert 5 0-0 14, Buell 2 0-0 5, Chamberlain 0 0-0 0, Baker 0 0-0 0, Weiland 0 2-2 2, Bradley 0 0-0 0, Cleveland 0 0-0 0, S. Barr 0 0-0 0, Z. Barr 0 0-0 0, Patton 0 0-0 0, Gregg 1 0-0 3. Totals — 15 5-6 44.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Chestnut Ridge 15 23 17 11 — 66

Claysburg-Kimmel 16 9 12 7 — 44

3-point field goals: Chestnut Ridge 4 (Clapper 3, I. Liddle); Claysburg-Kimmel 9 (Dibert 4, Glass 2, Maslanik, Buell, Gregg).

BEDFORD 62, FORBES ROAD 13

FORBES ROAD (13): McGowan 3 1-4 7, Schepis 0 0-0 0, Lupey 0 0-0 0, Hershey 0 0-0 0, Wilt 0 0-0 0, Clippinger 0 1-2 1, Shaneman 2 1-2 5, Taylor 0 0-0 0, Small 0 0-0 0, Skinner 0 0-0 0, Kuhn 0 0-0 0, Knepper 0 0-0 0. Totals: 5 3-8 13.

BEDFORD (62): S. Ressler 7 0-0 16, Hall 4 0-0 10, Mi. Washington 1 1-3 3, Swaim 7 0-0 16, Koontz 1 0-0 2, Weber 1 0-2 2, K. Ressler 0 0-0 0, Ma. Washington 2 0-0 6, Wilson 1 0-0 3, Vent 0 0-0 0, Anderson 1 0-0 2, Arnold 0 0-0 0, Price 0 2-4 2. Totals: 25 3-8 62.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Forbes Road 4 6 2 1 –13

Bedford 15 19 18 10–62

3-point field goals: Forbes Road none; Bedford 9 (S. Ressler 2, Hall 2, Swaim 2, Ma. Washington 2, Wilson).

Records: Forbes Road (0-5); Bedford (6-1).

Heights boys tourney

PATTON — Preston Lamb led Cambria Heights with 15 points and was the only player to reach double-figure scoring in a 65-37 win over Moshannon Valley in the Cambria Heights Christmas Tournament.

The Highlanders will face Northern Cambria for the championship today at 6 p.m.

Michael Kitko and Trey Lyons each had nine points for Moshannon Valley, which will take on Glendale in the consolation game at 2 p.m.

Zach Taylor had 18 points for Northern Cambria in its 59-41 win over Glendale, Mike Hoover had 15 points, and Matt Sedlock had 12 for NC. Ryan Sinclair scored 11 for Glendale.

C. HEIGHTS 65, MO VALLEY 37

CAMBRIA HEIGHTS (65): P Lamb 7 1-2 15, L. Lamb 1 3-3 6, McCombie 2 0-1 5, Link 2 3-5 7, Farabaugh 3 1-2 8, Mazenko 1 0-0 2, Harrison 2 0-0 5, Whiteford 2 0-1 4, Bearer 0 0-0 0, Yeckley 1 0-0 3, Wholaver 2 0-0 6, Gaida 0 2-2 2, Fitzpatrick 1 0-0 2. Totals — 24 10-16 65.

MOSHANNON VALLEY (37): Kitko 3 0-1 9, E. Webb 1 1-1 3, Murawksi 2 2-2 6, Bacher 1 2-2 4, Davis 2 0-0 4, N. Webb 1 0-0 2, Lyons 3 3-7 9. Totals — 13 8-13 37.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Cambria Heights 25 9 13 18–65

Moshannon Valley 12 11 8 6–37

3-point goals: Moshannon Valley 3 (Kitko 3); Cambria Heights 7 (L. Lamb, McCombie, Farabaugh, Harrison, Yeckley, Wholaver 2).

N. CAMBRIA 59, GLENDALE 41

NORTHERN CAMBRIA (59): Lee 0 1-2 1, Rummell 2 0-0 4, Wise 0 0-0 0, Bearer 2 2-4 7, Sedlock 5 0-0 12, Hoover 6 0-0 15, Taylor 6 5-5 18, Kudlawiec 0 0-0 0, Myers 1 0-0 2. Totals – 22 8-11 59.

GLENDALE (41): Cree 0 1-2 1, Jasper 1 0-0 3, Kitko 1 1-2 3, Monahan 3 0-0 8, Sinclair 5 1-4 11, Smell 2 0-0 6, Bickford 4 1-4 9 Totals — 16 3-10 41.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Glendale 9 7 10 15 — 41

Northern Cambria 11 14 14 20– 59

3-point goals: Glendale 5 (Monahan 2, Smell 2, Jasper); Northern Cambria 7 (Bearer, Sedlock 2, Hoover 3, Taylor).

Records: Glendale (2-3); Northern Cambria (3-4).

Penn Cambria 75

Con. Valley 59

JOHNSTOWN — Four players reached double figures, led by Garrett Harrold’s 16 points, to help Penn Cambria move past Conemaugh Valley at the High School Holiday Shootout at 1st Summit Arena Friday.

Harrold, a freshman, was named the game’s most outstanding player. Jake Tsikalas and Chayce McCombie each had 12 points and Jake Martynuska scored 11 points.

PENN CAMBRIA (75) Tsikalas 6 0-0 12, Karabinos 3 0-4 6, McCarthy 4 0-2 8, Smith 1 0-0 3, McCombie 5 0-0 12, Martynuska 4 0-0 11, Fogel 3 0-0 7, Harrold 5 5-5 16, Kochara 0 0-0 0, Broad 0 0-0 0, Murphy 0 0-0 0, O’Donnell 0 0-0 0, Reese 0 0-0 0 0. Totals–31 5-11 75.

CONEMAUGH VALLEY (59) Buriak 1 0-0 2, Mackie 3 0-0 6, Richards 0 2-2 2, Sida 3 1-2 10, G.Urban 2 0-0 4, Scott 3 0-1 6, Kent 5 5-5 17, Levis 0 0-0 0, Roberts 3 6-6 12, P. Urban 0 0-0 0. Totals — 20 14-16 59.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Penn Cambria 26 17 21 11–75

Conemaugh Valley 17 15 15 12–59

3-point goals: Penn Cambria 8 (Martynuska 3, McCombie 2, Smith, Fogel, Harrold); Conemaugh Valley 5 (Sida 3, Kent 2).

Records: Penn Cambria (5-3); Conemaugh Valley (3-4).

Philipsburg-Osc. 76

Curwensville 34

PHILIPSBURG — Ryan Whitehead’s 23 points was a game high for Philipsburg-Osceola in a non-league win over Curwensville.

Parker Matson scored 13 points for the Mounties (4-3), and Kyle Hahn chipped in 12 points.

CURWENSVILLE (34): Terry 8 0-0 23, McGarry 1 0-0 2, Condon 0 0-6 0, Lansberry 3 1-2 9, Miller 0 0-0 0, Rowles 0 0-0 0. Totals–12 1-2 34.

PHILIPSBURG-OSCEOLA (76):. Kyle Hahn 5 2-3 12, Richardson 4 0-0 8, R Whitehead 11 1-3 23, De Simone 2 0-0 4, Tr Doyle 1 0-2 2, Matson 6 1-4 13 , Depto 2 0-0 4, Harpster 1 3-4 5, Frank 1 0-0 2, Fenton 1 0-0 2, C Hahn 1 0-0 3, Kosut 0 0-0 0, Eckberg 0 0-0 0. Totals – 35 7-16 76.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Curwensville 3 9 13 9–34

Philipsburg-Osceola 31 19 13 13–76

3-point goals: Curwensville 9 (Terry 7, Lansberry 2); Philipsburg-Osceola 1 (C.Hahn).

Records: Philipsburg-Osceola (4-3).

JV: Philipsburg-Osceola, 48-35. High scorers–Frank, PO, 14; Lee, CV, 13.

Portage 84

N. Bedford 52

PORTAGE — Portage was dominant out of the gate in its win over Northern Bedford in the first round of the Portage Holiday Tournament.

Four Mustangs scored in double figures, led by Kaden Claar’s 18 points and Preston Rainey’s 17 points. Freshmen Andrew Miko and Mason Kargo added 13 and 11 points, respectively.

Portage (6-0) returns to action tonight in the final against Penns Manor.

Northern Bedford (52): Claar 2 2-2 6, Clouse 1 0-2 2, Diehl 7 0-0 15, Foor 2 2-4 6, Leidy 4 1-2 9, Smith 2 3-4 7, Clark 1 0-0 2, Ebersole 1 0-0 2, Martin 0 1-2 1, Snider 0 1-2 1, Detterline 0 1-2 1. Totals–20-10-18-52

Portage (84): Rainey 7 2-2 17, Zatek 4 0-0 9, K. Kargo 3 0-0 8, Claar 8 0-0 18, Miller 2 0-0 4, M. Kargo 4 2-2 11, Miko 5 2-2 13, Gouse 1 0-0 2, Lawrence 0 0-0 0, Dobrowolsky 0 0-0 0, Scarton 1 0-0 2. Totals–35-6-6-84.

SCORE BY QUARTERS

Northern Bedford 10 15 19 8–52

Portage 22 31 19 12–84

3-pointers: Northern Bedford 1 (Diehl); Portage 8 (Claar 2, K. Kargo 2, Rainey, Zatek, M. Kargo, Miko).

Records: Portage (6-0).

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