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December 8, 2012

HS roundup: Line Mountain prevails in season opener

Eagles prevail in season opener

By The Daily Item

GIRLS BASKETBALL

MANDATA -- After a low-scoring first quarter, Line Mountain exploded for 23 points in the second quarter before the Eagles had to hold on for a 60-57 first-round victory over Millville in the Line Mountain Tip-Off Tournament on Friday.

Jade London tallied 16 points and had six steals and four assists while Sarah Lahr scored 15 points for Line Mountain (1-0), which also got nine points and 12 rebounds from Colleen Troutman.

Lourdes Tip-Off Tournament

n Lourdes Regional 56,

Meadowbrook Chr. 18

COAL TOWNSHIP -- Rachel Schultz scored 19 points and had a team-high five steals while Sarah Getchey added 14 points as the Red Raiders cruised to the non-league win.

Lourdes shutout Meadowbrook in the first quarter and led by 40 points at the half.

Mifflin Co. Tournament

n East Juniata 41,

Milton 29

LEWISTOWN -- The Tigers connected on 20 of 27 free throws to hold off the Black Panthers for the opening-round victory.

Carly Burns scored 14 points and Victoria Varner scored 12 for East Juniata (1-0), which scored eight of its 10 fourth-quarter points from the free throw line.

Emily Baker scored 10 points to lead Milton, which plays host Mifflin County in the consolation game at 6 p.m.

CMVT Tip-Off Tournament

n Jersey Shore 61,

Northumberland Chr. 33

BLOOMSBURG -- The Bulldogs outscored the Warriors 24-4 in the second quarter to run away for the opening-round win.

Alyssa Wesner scored 14 points and Terahlee Hayner added nine for Northumberland Christian (3-2). The Warriors will play the loser of the game between Vo-Tech and Freeland MMI today at 6.

Pery County Tournament

n West Perry 62,

Greenwood 29

MILLERSTOWN -- The Wildcats couldn't keep up with the Mustangs as they fell in the opening-round game. Hattie Kuhns scorednine points to lead Greenwood (0-1).

Non-tournament game

n Sunbury Christian 62,

Immanuel Christian 24

NORTHUMBERLAND -- Abby Daddario's near triple-double propelled the Eagles to the non-league win.

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