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Savoy Helps Pittston Area Beat Rival

January 8, 2019

At Wyoming Area, Lily Savoy scored four points in the first quarter, six in the second, and five in the third, finishing with 15 points as she and the Pittston Area Patriots beat their rival, 54-42, in WVC girls basketball on Monday. Pittston Area’s second-leading scorer was Nicole Zambetti, who made three 3s and had 11 points. Aleah Kranson led WA with 15 points. Nicole Silinskie added nine points. Pittston Area (54) L. Savoy 7 0-0 15, N. Zambetti 4 0-0 11, B. Pedana 3 0-1 6, K. Maurizi 2 1-2 5, H. Getz 1 3-4 5, J. Sharp 2 0-0 4, M. Mihalka 2 0-0 4, E. Coles 1 2-4 4, K. Walker 0 0-0 0, E. O’Brien 0 0-0 0, Totals 22 6-11 54. Wyoming Area (42) A. Kranson 4 7-16 15, N. Silinskie 2 3-6 9, N. Donvito 3 2-2 8, M. Nocchi 1 2-6 5, M. Amato 1 2-2 4, J. Davis 0 1-2 1, E. Holweg 0 0-0 0, K. Slusser 0 0-0 0, R. Tart 0 0-0 0, L. Kelly 0 0-0 0, Totals 11 17-34 42. Pittston Area 11 20 15 8—54 Wyoming Area 9 14 8 11—42 3-point goals: N. Zambetti (PA) 3, L. Savoy (PA) 1, N. Silinskie (WA) 2, M. Nocchi (WA) 1. Tunkhannock 51, Coughlin 46 At Tunkhannock, Annaliese Verbeek scored 19 points and Rebecca Avery added 18, leading the Tigers to a come-from-behind win. Abby Ritz scored 10 points for Tunkhannock, which trailed 36-30 entering the final quarter. Coughlin was led by Abby Cicon, who scored 14 points. Milady Zabala scored 11. Coughlin (46) A. Cicon 4 6-7 14, M. Zabala 5 0-0 11, A. Brittingham 3 0-0 7, A. Butts 3 0-2 6, L. Berry 2 0-0 4, Y. Perez 2 0-0 4, C. Wartella 0 0-0 0, A. Kush 0 0-0 0, I. Reyes 0 0-0 0, Totals 19 6-9 46. Tunkhannock (51) A. Verbeek 5 7-10 19, R. Avery 6 6-8 18, A. Ritz 2 6-16 10, C. Yuhas 1 0-2 2, H. Long 1 0-0 2, R. Shrivastava 0 0-0 0, A. Brown 0 0-0 0, Totals 15 19-36 51. Coughlin 8 15 13 10—46 Tunkhannock 15 7 8 21—51 3-point goals: A. Brittingham (Cou) 1, M. Zabala (Cou) 1, A. Verbeek (Tunk) 2. Valley West 37, Nanticoke Area 34 At Nanticoke Area, Toni Amato scored 16 points and Trinity Johnson tallied eight points, helping Valley West hang on for a close win on the road. Lauren Casey scored 12 points as the lead scorer for the Trojanettes. Valley West (37) T. Amato 4 6-8 16, T. Johnson 2 4-4 8, K. Stelma 3 0-0 6, N. Boutanous 1 2-3 4, A. Blaski 1 0-0 3, L. Gruver 0 0-0 0, Totals 11 12-15 37. Nanticoke Area (34) L. Casey 4 4-5 12, E. Hauer 2 2-2 8, A. Lewis 2 0-3 4, R. Baird 1 0-0 3, J. Baron 1 0-0 2, B. Czeck 1 0-2 2, J. Kurkowski 1 0-0 2, M. Vnuk 0 1-2 1, A. Lukowski 0 0-0 0, Totals 12 7-14 34. Valley West 8 9 13 7—37 Nanticoke Area 2 7 15 10—34 3-point goals: T. Amato (WVW) 2, A. Blaski (WVW) 1, E. Hauer (NA) 2, R. Baird (NA) 1. Meyers 67, GAR 33 At Meyers, Allycia Harris had a double-double, recording 18 points with 10 rebounds in a Mohawks win over their city rival. Ashley Bruno and Bella Skaff added 13 points apiece for Meyers. Bruno had six steals, as did Da’Nayia Ballard. Gloria Adjayi had 12 points to lead GAR. GAR (33) G. Adjayi 6 0-2 12, E. Engle 4 0-0 8, N. Germano 3 0-0 6, M. Savage 1 0-0 2, O. Prato 1 0-0 2, H. Cook 1 0-0 2, V. Luna 0 1-2 1, K. Coleman 0 0-3 0, E. Leonard 0 0-0 0, Totals 16 1-7 33. Meyers (67) A. Harris 8 2-5 18, B. Skaff 5 3-4 13, A. Bruno 5 0-0 13, B. Gray 4 0-0 10, D. Ballard 4 0-2 8, A. Germano 2 1-2 5, B. Smallcomb 0 0-0 0, K. Darbo 0 0-0 0, Totals 28 6-13 67. GAR 6 8 9 10—33 Meyers 24 14 20 9—67 3-point goals: A. Bruno (Mey) 3, B. Gray (Mey) 2. Berwick 44, Dallas 39 At Berwick, three Bulldogs scored at least 12 points in a narrow win. Renny Murphy led the charge, scoring a game-high 16 points. Megan Dalo added 13 and Katie Starr 12. Dallas’ Gianna Centrella scored 10 points. Dallas (39) G. Centrella 3 2-2 10, M. MacNeely 3 2-2 9, D. Wallace 3 0-0 7, S. Kern 3 0-0 6, L. Charlton 0 3-4 3, E. Weiland 1 0-0 2, C. Charlton 1 0-0 2, B. Hill 0 0-0 0, Totals 14 7-8 39. Berwick (44) R. Murphy 5 5-8 16, M. Dalo 5 3-6 13, K. Starr 4 3-4 12, S. Miedaner 1 0-0 2, J. Nevel 0 1-2 1, A. Burt 0 0-0 0, E. Ouimet 0 0-0 0, Totals 15 12-20 44. Dallas 12 12 6 9—39 Berwick 15 6 13 10—44 3-point goals: G. Centrella (Dal) 2, M. MacNeely (Dal) 1, D. Wallace (Dal) 1, R. Murphy (Ber) 1, K. Starr (Ber) 1. Holy Redeemer 58, Crestwood 24 At Holy Redeemer, Sam Yencha scored a game-high 17 points and the Royals’ defense held Crestwood to single-digits scoring in each quarter. Krista Papura topped Crestwood with nine points. Crestwood (24) K. Papura 4 1-3 9, K. Andrews 2 2-4 6, B. Termini 2 0-2 4, A. Armstrong 1 0-0 3, J. Taleroski 1 0-0 2, K. Kulak 0 0-0 0, J. Johnson 0 0-0 0, J. Weiss 0 0-0 0, H. Jardine 0 0-0 0, R. Magin 0 0-0 0, M. Golden 0 0-0 0, Totals 10 3-9 24. Holy Redeemer (58) S. Yencha 8 0-0 17, C. Marcinkowski 3 3-3 9, J. Cicon 3 1-1 8, A. Gushka 3 0-0 6, S. Kuderka 2 0-0 4, J. Andrejko 2 0-0 4, A. Curley 2 0-0 4, A. Atherton 2 0-0 4, A. Lisowski 1 0-0 2, F. Sekol 0 0-0 0, A. Pekarovsky 0 0-0 0, Totals 26 4-4 58. Crestwood 4 8 6 6—24 Holy Redeemer 15 11 20 12—58 3-point goals: A. Armstrong (Crest) 1, S. Yencha (HR) 1, J. Cicon (HR) 1.

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