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WVC BASKETBALL ROUNDUP

December 30, 2018
WVC BASKETBALL ROUNDUP

At Wyoming Area, Ally Vezendy led Wyoming Seminary with 17 points in a 56-45 victory over Wyoming Area. Alex Wesneski added six points, 10 rebounds and four steals.

Also for the Blue Knights, Maaike Reitsma had 12 points and seven rebounds, while Mia Raineri was one rebound off a double-double with 10 points and nine rebounds.

Margaret Mihalick and Kate Getz each came up with four steals.

Nicole Silinskie had four 3-pointers and 20 points to lead the Warriors.

 

Wyoming Seminary (56)

A. Vezendy 8 1-2 17, M. Reitsma 4 2-2 12, M. Raineri 2 6-6 10, A. Wesneski 2 2-6 6, M. Mihalick 2 2-5 6, K. Getz 2 0-0 5, Totals 20 13-21 56.

Wyoming Area (45)

N. Silinskie 5 6-10 20, C. Orzel 5 0-1 12, A. Kranson 3 0-2 6, M. Nocchi 1 0-4 3, M. Amato 1 0-0 2, J. Davis 1 0-2 2, N. Donvito 0 0-1 0, Totals 16 6-20 45.

Wyoming Seminary 10 13 15 18—56

Wyoming Area 10 14 16   5—45

3-point goals: M. Reitsma (Sem) 2, K. Getz (Sem) 1, N. Silinskie (WA) 4, C. Orzel (WA) 2, M. Nocchi (WA) 1.

Valley West 49, Pocono Mountain East 32

At North Pocono, Toni Amato scored 19 points to lead Valley West in the consolation game of the North Pocono Boosters Tournament.

 

Pocono Mountain East (32)

M. Berryman 6 1-2 18, E. Richard 1 2-2 4, I. Horvath 1 1-2 4, J. Dudley 0 2-4 2, Z. Cruz 1 0-0 2, A. Hooten 0 2-3 2, D. Jackson 0 0-0 0, S. Passmore 0 0-0 0, G. Price 0 0-0 0, J. Passmore 0 0-0 0, Totals 9 8-13 32.

Valley West (49)

T. Amato 6 3-6 19, N. Boutanous 4 4-6 12, K. Stelma 3 0-0 6, L. Gruver 0 5-6 5, J. Shaver 1 1-3 3, A. Boyd 0 2-2 2, T. Johnson 1 0-2 2, K. Kane 0 0-0 0, K. Mackiewicz 0 0-0 0, M. Brody 0 0-0 0, S. Wright 0 0-0 0, Totals 15 15-25 49.

Pocono Mountain East 10   7   6   9—32

Valley West 11 15   6 17—49

3-point goals: M. Berryman (PME) 5, I. Horvath (PME) 1, T. Amato (WVW) 4.

Pittston Area 58, Forest City 37

At Pittston Area, Nicole Zambetti (13 points) and Lily Savoy (10) both hit double figures in a Patriots nonleague win.

Bella Pleska countered with 17 points for Forest City, and Sarah Korty added 10.

Forest City (37)

B. Pleska 7 3-8 17, S. Korty 3 4-8 10, M. Kowalewski 2 2-4 6, M. Shema 1 1-2 3, M. Spinelli 0 0-0 0, L. Bartholomay 0 0-0 0, C. Calabro 0 0-0 0, E. Kelleher 0 0-0 0, Totals 13 10-22 36.

Pittston Area (58)

N. Zambetti 5 0-0 13, L. Savoy 4 1-2 10, B. Pedana 2 1-2 7, E. O’Brien 3 0-1 7, K. Maurizi 2 1-2 5, J. Sharp 2 1-3 5, E. Coles 2 0-0 4, H. Getz 2 0-0 4, B. Lieback 1 0-0 2, K. Walker 0 1-2 1, S. Christian 0 0-0 0, K. Tigue 0 0-0 0, Totals 23 5-12 58.

Forest City   2 14 12   9—37

Pittston Area 15 17 13 13—58

3-point goals: B. Pleska (FC) 1, N. Zambetti (PA) 3, B. Pedana (PA) 2, E. O’Brien (PA) 1, L. Savoy (PA) 1.

Boys Basketball

At Northwest, Jaxson Yaple scored 15 points as the Rangers jumped out to a double-digit lead at halftime and won, 47-36, over Berwick.

Berwick’s Zach Evans led all scorers with 22 points, including six field goals. 

 

Berwick (36)

Z. Evans 6 7-10 22, M. Doll 1 0-0 5, J. Groshek 2 0-0 4, W. Arndt 1 1-1 3, N. Smith 0 2-4 2, D. Smith 0 0-0 0, J. Seely 0 0-0 0, C. Crevling 0 0-0 0, B. Boone 0 0-0 0, Totals 10 10-15 36.

Northwest (47)

J. Yaple 3 3-4 15, B. Koser 6 0-0 12, S. Saxe 0 3-6 6, W. Yaple 1 0-1 5, M. Saxe 2 0-0 4, M. Pierontoni 0 0-0 3, T. Stevens 1 0-0 2, Totals 13 6-11 47.

Berwick   4 13   9 10—36

Northwest 13 14   9 11—47

3-point goals: Z. Evans (Ber) 1, M. Doll (Ber) 1, J. Yaple (NW) 2, W. Yaple (NW) 1, M. Pierontoni (NW) 1, S. Saxe (NW) 1.

Old Forge 54, Valley West 49

At North Pocono, Dante Lucarelli scored 33 points to lead Old Forge to an overtime win in the consolation game of the James Akens Memorial Tournament.

Michael DiGregorio added nine points for the Blue Devils.

Tim Federici had 20 points for Wyoming Valley West.

 

Valley West (49)

T. Federici 6 3-4 20, S. Portee 3 2-4 8, R. Hamad 3 1-1 8, J. Lombardo 2 1-2 6, J. Simpson 2 0-2 5, J. Johnson 1 0-0 2, T. Gillespie 0 0-0 0, A. Jamison 0 0-0 0, J. Patterson 0 0-0 0, D. Gibbons 0 0-0 0, Totals 17 7-13 49.

Old Forge (54)

D. Lucarelli 10 11-16 33, M. DiGregorio 2 5-6 9, A. Rios 3 0-0 6, N. Tagliaterra 1 0-0 3, M. Mucciolo 1 0-0 2, S. Donovan 0 1-4 1, M. Samony 0 0-2 0, D. Domiano 0 0-0 0, Totals 17 17-28 54.

Valley West 14 10 15   8   2—49

Old Forge   9   7 15 16   7—54

3-point goals: T. Federici (WVW) 5, J. Lombardo (WVW) 1, J. Simpson (WVW) 1, R. Hamad (WVW) 1, D. Lucarelli (OF) 2, N. Tagliaterra (OF) 1.

Saint Joe’s 53, Meyers 50

At the Trinity Holiday Tournament, Meyers put together a furious fourth-quarter rally that ultimately came up short against St. Joseph’s. Blake Masker and Cole Walker each had 14 points to lead the Mohawks.

 

Meyers (50)

C. Walker 5 1-1 14, B. Masker 6 2-4 14, K. Brewster 1 2-2 10, N. Hood 2 1-1 5, K. Brewster 1 0-0 5, J. Gilgallon 1 0-0 2, W. Gumbs 0 0-0 0, D. Kasper 0 0-0 0, T. Nilon 0 0-0 0, Totals 16 6-8 50.

Saint Joe’s (53)

. Khoza 1 3-3 17, . Mangene 4 6-10 14, . Thornburg 2 1-2 11, . Steyers 1 3-4 11, . Peachey 0 0-0 0, . Cross 0 0-0 0, . McAfee 0 0-0 0, Totals 8 13-19 53.

Meyers   8   8 13 21—50

Saint Joe’s 20 10 12 11—53

3-point goals: K. Brewster (Mey) 2, C. Walker (Mey) 1, K. Brewster (Mey) 1, . Khoza () 4, . Thornburg () 2, . Steyers () 2.

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