By The Daily Item
SELINSGROVE -- Behind a season-high 13 points from Andrew Sickle, Selinsgrove finally got the monkey off its back by taking a 40-31 Heartland-I victory over Midd-West on Friday.
Ethan Fadale added 11 points for Selinsgrove (1-8, 1-4 HAC-I), which held Midd-West (0-5 HAC-I) to just three points in the fourth quarter.
Dyllan Folk tallied 15 points to lead the Mustangs.
n Danville 68,
Jersey Shore 55
DANVILLE -- Austin Renz scored 19 of his 22 points in the first half, and Phil Stemm added 14 of his 23 as Danville took control of the HAC-I contest.
The Ironmen led 42-23 at halftime, thanks in large part to four of Renz's five 3-pointers.
Zack Kozick added 10 points for Danville (5-2).
n Lewisburg 73,
Warrior Run 35
LEWISBURG -- The Green Dragons jumped out to a 43-16 halftime lead to roll to the HAC-II win. Sam Allen had 17 points and Matt Fedorjaka chipped in 16 to lead Lewisburg (10-0, 5-0 HAC-II). Warrior Run falls to 2-6, 1-3.
n Central Columbia 51,
Southern Columbia 44
CATAWISSA -- Mike Klebon scored 17 of his 22 points in the second quarter, but it was too little, too late as the Tigers' second-half rally fell short against the Blue Jays in HAC-II action. Payton Aucker led Central with 25 points.
n Greenwood 54,
MILLERSBURG -- Adam Harrison scored 18 points, and Tyler Fegley tallied 12 as the Wildcats took the Tri-Valley League win. Seth Ferguson added 10 points for Greenwood (7-3, 4-2 TVL).
n East Juniata 58,
NEWPORT -- Three of the five players who scored in the TVL matchup for the Tigers tallied double figures, with Nick Lorenz leading the way with 19 points. East Juniata improves to 8-0, 6-0 in league play.
n Halifax 56,
Line Mountain 48
HALIFAX -- The Wildcats out-scored the Eagles 28-18 in the second half to hold on for the TVL win.
Dylan Barthalomew led Line Mountain (1-10, 1-5 TVL) with 19 points and 12 rebounds, plus Elijah Zablosky added 11 points and 12 boards for the Eagles.