By The Daily Item
SELINSGROVE -- A strong start by Shamokin and sophomore guard Ryan Sebasovich lifted the Indians to a 52-40 Heartland-I victory over Selinsgrove on Tuesday.
Sebasovich tallied 19 points for Shamokin (4-0, 2-0 HAC-I), including 10 in the first quarter. Austin Stine added 10 points and nine rebounds for the Indians.
Josh Pappas also chipped in with eight rebounds and Jake Weaver had six assists for Shamokin.
Ethan Fadale scored 16 points to lead Selinsgrove (0-3, 0-1).
n Southern Columbia 63,
Warrior Run 50
TURBOTVILLE -- Mike Klebon's game-high 25 points plus 20 points from Walker Palacz propelled the Tigers to the HAC-II win. Jared Bender led the Defenders with 13 points.
n East Juniata 71,
Belleville Mennonite 35
BELLEVILLE -- Bailey Coder scored 24 points and Nick Lorenz tallied 21 to lead the Tigers to the dominating Tri-Valley League win. Coder and Lorenz also pulled down 15 and 10 rebounds, respectively, for East Juniata (3-0, 2-0 TVL).
n Greenwood 52,
MIFFLINTOWN -- Noah Lebkicher scored 12 points and he led two other players in double figures as the Wildcats picked up the TVL victory. Greenwood improves to 3-2, 2-1 in league play.
n Upper Dauphin 68,
Line Mountain 46
ELIZABETHVILLE -- The Trojans were no match for the Eagles as they used a 27-point first quarter to roll to the TVL win. Line Mountain falls to 0-5, 0-2 in league play.
n Minersville 53,
Lourdes Regional 25
COAL TOWNSHIP -- The Red Raiders' offense disappeared after the first quarter as they fell in the Schuylkill League matchup. Lourdes (2-1) scored just 14 points from the first quarter on.
n Norry Christian 67,
Watsontown Christian 27
NORTHUMBERLAND -- The offense of Skylar Maze and Gabe Bahner combined with the defense of Austin Moore and Braiden Reich lifted the Warriors to the ACAA win.
Maze scored 14 points and Bahner had 13, while Reich and Moore pulled down 12 and 10 rebounds, respectively, for Northumberland Christian (1-5, 1-2 ACAA).
n Meadowbrook Chr. 47,
Sunbury Christian 37
NORTHUMBERLAND -- Tyler Baughman out-dueled Karch Carey in the scoring column, 15-14, as the Lions took the ACAA win. Meadowbrook improves to 2-2, 1-1 in league play; while Sunbury, which also got 12 rebounds from Carey, falls to 4-2, 1-1.