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WVC GIRLS BASKETBALL: Meyers Pulls Away From Wyoming Area

January 15, 2019
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WVC GIRLS BASKETBALL: Meyers Pulls Away From Wyoming Area

At Wyoming Area, Allycia Harris scored 23 points and made seven of eight free throws in a decisive fourth quarter for visiting Meyers as the Mohawks beat the Warriors, 51-40, on Monday night.

Ashley Bruno scored 13 points for the Mohawks. Nicole Silinskie tallied 15 points for the Warriors.

Meyers (51)

A. Harris 8 7-8 23, A. Bruno 5 2-2 13, B. Skaff 4 1-3 9, D. Ballard 2 1-3 5, A. Germano 0 1-4 1, B. Smallcomb 0 0-0 0, Totals 19 12-20 51.

Wyoming Area (40)

N. Silinskie 4 3-4 15, A. Kranson 4 0-0 8, M. Nocchi 3 1-2 7, E. Holweg 2 0-1 5, L. Kelly 1 0-0 3, J. Davis 0 2-2 2, A. Aufiere 0 0-0 0, N. Donvito 0 0-2 0, K. Slusser 0 0-0 0, A. Songalia 0 0-0 0, R. Tart 0 0-0 0, Totals 14 6-11 40.

Meyers 10 12 10 19—51

Wyoming Area 7 12 14 7—40

3-point goals: A. Bruno (Mey) 1, N. Silinskie (WA) 4, L. Kelly (WA) 1, E. Holweg (WA) 1.

Tunkhannock 46, GAR 41

At Tunkhannock, Abby Ritz’s eight made free throws in the fourth quarter helped the Tigers hold on for a close win. Ritz had 22 points overall.

Gloria Adjayi scored 12 points on six field goals for GAR.

GAR (41)

G. Adjayi 6 0-0 12, O. Prato 4 0-2 9, H. Cook 4 0-0 9, V. Luna 2 0-0 5, E. Leonard 1 0-0 2, M. Savage 1 0-0 2, E. Engle 1 0-0 2, R. Holden 0 0-0 0, K. Coleman 0 0-0 0, Totals 19 0-2 41.

Tunkhannock (46)

A. Ritz 7 8-10 22, R. Avery 4 2-5 10, A. Verbeek 2 1-2 6, C. Yuhas 2 0-2 6, H. Long 1 0-0 2, A. Ritz 0 0-0 0, Totals 16 11-19 46.

GAR 10 6 7 18—41

Tunkhannock 13 8 12 13—46

3-point goals: G. Adjayi (GAR) 2, O. Prato (GAR) 1, H. Cook (GAR) 1, V. Luna (GAR) 1, C. Yuhas (Tunk) 2, A. Verbeek (Tunk) 1.

Berwick 56, Wyoming Seminary 29

At Berwick, Renny Murphy scored a game-high 18 points and led the Bulldogs to a victory.

Megan Dalo scored nine points with 10 rebounds for Berwick. Katie Starr also had 10 boards, along with eight points.

Alex Wesneski had 10 points for Sem.

Wyoming Seminary (29)

A. Wesneski 3 2-2 10, M. Raineri 2 1-1 5, K. Getz 2 1-2 5, K. Reznick 2 0-0 5, A. Vezendy 0 2-2 2, A. McDonald 1 0-0 2, M. Mihalick 0 0-0 0, A. Buffalino 0 0-0 0, Totals 10 6-7 29.

Berwick (56)

R. Murphy 7 0-0 18, M. Dalo 3 3-4 9, K. Starr 4 0-0 8, S. Miedaner 2 0-0 6, J. Nevel 2 2-3 6, J. Michael 2 0-0 5, M. Force 0 2-2 2, P. Lipsey 1 0-0 2, A. Burt 0 0-2 0, E. Ouimet 0 0-0 0, S. DeFinnis 0 0-0 0, Totals 21 7-11 56.

Wyoming Seminary 1 10 3 15—29

Berwick 13 14 17 12—56

3-point goals: A. Wesneski (Sem) 2, K. Reznick (Sem) 1, R. Murphy (Ber) 4, S. Miedaner (Ber) 2, J. Michael (Ber) 1.

Pittston Area 49, Coughlin 36

At Pittston Area, Emily O’Brien led all scorers, finishing with 12 points in a win for the Patriots.

Jada Sharp was Pittston Area’s second-leading scorer. She scored nine points on three 3-pointers.

Coughlin was led by Abby Cicon, who scored 10 points.

Coughlin (36)

A. Cicon 5 0-2 10, A. Brittingham 2 3-4 8, A. Butts 3 0-2 7, M. Zabala 2 0-0 5, Y. Perez 2 0-0 4, L. Berry 1 0-0 2, C. Wartella 0 0-0 0, Totals 15 3-8 36.

Pittston Area (49)

E. O’Brien 5 0-0 12, J. Sharp 3 0-0 9, E. Coles 3 2-3 8, H. Getz 3 1-4 7, K. Maurizi 3 0-0 6, S. Christian 1 0-0 3, L. Savoy 0 2-2 2, M. Mihalka 1 0-0 2, B. Pedana 0 0-1 0, K. Walker 0 0-0 0, B. Lieback 0 0-0 0, K. Tigue 0 0-0 0, M. DeMarco 0 0-0 0, L. Zambetti 0 0-0 0, A. Butcher 0 0-0 0, Totals 19 5-10 49.

Coughlin 9 11 7 9—36

Pittston Area 12 17 13 7—49

3-point goals: A. Butts (Cou) 1, A. Brittingham (Cou) 1, M. Zabala (Cou) 1, J. Sharp (PA) 3, E. O’Brien (PA) 2, S. Christian (PA) 1.

Hazleton Area 57, Valley West 19

At Valley West, Marissa Trivelpiece scored 12 points and Faith Grula added 11 in a road win for Hazleton Area.

Trivelpiece and Grula were the game’s only scorers with double-digit points. Valley West’s Andi Blaski had eight points.

Hazleton Area (57)

M. Trivelpiece 4 4-6 12, F. Grula 4 3-4 11, K. Antolick 3 0-0 6, O. Wolk 3 0-0 6, M. Fay 2 1-1 5, A. Holodick 2 0-0 5, B. Boretski 2 0-0 4, V. Yurchak 0 3-4 3, C. Krizansky 1 1-2 3, D. Garnett 1 0-0 2, Totals 22 12-17 57.

Valley West (19)

A. Blaski 3 0-0 8, N. Boutanous 1 3-6 5, J. Shaver 1 0-0 2, T. Amato 1 0-0 2, B. Varner 1 0-0 2, T. Johnson 0 0-0 0, K. Kane 0 0-2 0, L. Gruver 0 0-0 0, K. Stelma 0 0-0 0, Totals 7 3-6 19.

Hazleton Area 13 15 12 17—57

Valley West 3 10 4 2—19

3-point goals: A. Holodick (Haz) 1, A. Blaski (WVW) 2.

Nanticoke Area 54, Hanover Area 27

At Nanticoke Area, Amiah Lukowski scored six of her nine points in the first quarter, helping the Trojanettes establish an early lead on the way to a win against their rivals.

Lauren Casey of Nanticoke Area was the top scorer with 12 points. Riley Baird made three 3s for nine points.

Madison Hooper scored nine points, all in the first half, for Hanover Area.

Hanover Area (27)

M. Hooper 3 2-4 9, K. McCance 2 0-0 5, S. Whitesell 2 0-0 5, A. Sheridan 1 2-2 4, S. Tuzinski 2 0-2 4, E. Bobos 0 0-0 0, T. Atherton 0 0-0 0, T. Hines 0 0-0 0, K. Slusser 0 0-0 0, Totals 10 4-8 27.

Nanticoke Area (54)

L. Casey 5 2-4 12, A. Lukowski 3 0-0 9, R. Baird 3 0-0 9, J. Baron 3 2-2 8, J. Kurkowski 2 0-0 5, A. Lewis 2 0-2 4, E. Hauer 1 0-0 3, B. Czeck 1 0-0 2, M. Vnuk 1 0-0 2, M. Biehl 0 0-0 0, J. Baron 0 0-0 0, A. Cullen 0 0-0 0, G. Nalepa 0 0-0 0, Totals 21 4-8 54.

Hanover Area 4 9 8 6—27

Nanticoke Area 17 15 11 11—54

3-point goals: S. Whitesell (HA) 1, M. Hooper (HA) 1, K. McCance (HA) 1, R. Baird (NA) 3, A. Lukowski (NA) 3, J. Kurkowski (NA) 1, E. Hauer (NA) 1.

Holy Redeemer 63, MMI Prep 12

At Holy Redeemer, Julia Andrejko scored 15 points and Sam Yencha added 14 in a Royals win.

Andrejko and Yencha did all their scoring in the first half, by which point Redeemer was up by 46.

Aleia Atherton and Cameron Marcinkowski added eight points each for Redeemer.

MMI Prep (12)

J. Amentler 2 1-2 5, I. Altmiller 2 0-0 5, K. Amentler 1 0-2 2, L. Braunstein 0 0-0 0, D. Kline 0 0-0 0, V. O’Connell 0 0-0 0, Totals 5 1-4 12.

Holy Redeemer (63)

J. Andrejko 7 0-0 15, S. Yencha 6 2-2 14, C. Marcinkowski 4 0-0 8, A. Atherton 3 0-0 8, S. Kuderka 2 0-0 6, A. Curley 2 0-0 4, A. Pekarovsky 1 0-0 2, J. Cicon 1 0-0 2, K. Spade 1 0-0 2, F. Sekol 1 0-0 2, A. Lisowski 0 0-0 0, J. Santuk 0 0-0 0, M. Lombardi 0 0-0 0, A. Gushka 0 0-0 0, Totals 28 2-2 63.

MMI Prep 2 0 7 3—12

Holy Redeemer 23 25 9 6—63

3-point goals: I. Altmiller (MMI) 1, A. Atherton (HR) 2, S. Kuderka (HR) 2, J. Andrejko (HR) 1.

Dallas 52, Crestwood 48

At Crestwood, Samantha Kern had all six of her points in the fourth quarter, helping Dallas escape with a close win on the road. Morgan MacNeely added 10 points for the Mountaineers.

Helena Jardine led all scorers with 19 points for Crestwood.

Dallas (52)

L. Charlton 3 2-4 11, M. MacNeely 4 0-0 10, D. Wallace 3 1-2 9, B. Hill 1 6-8 8, S. Kern 2 2-2 6, M. Solano 2 0-2 4, C. Charlton 1 2-6 4, E. Weiland 0 0-0 0, A. Allen 0 0-0 0, H. Habrack 0 0-0 0, Totals 16 13-24 52.

Crestwood (48)

H. Jardine 6 6-10 19, R. Magin 4 0-0 9, K. Papura 2 4-6 8, J. Taleroski 3 0-0 7, J. Weiss 1 1-2 3, K. Andrews 1 0-0 2, B. Termini 0 0-0 0, Totals 17 11-18 48.

Dallas 11 11 13 17—52

Crestwood 10 16 14 8—48

3-point goals: L. Charlton (Dal) 3, M. MacNeely (Dal) 2, D. Wallace (Dal) 2, J. Taleroski (Crest) 1, H. Jardine (Crest) 1, R. Magin (Crest) 1.

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