The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA


December 8, 2012

HS roundup: Line Mountain prevails in season opener

Eagles prevail in season opener


COAL TOWNSHIP -- A game-high 33 points from Zack Oquendo and 20 points from Anthony Pennypacker propelled the Red Raiders to an opening-round win.

Oquendo added 10 rebounds and five steals, while Pennypacker had eight rebounds and Michael Menapace chipped in 10 assists and five steals for Lourdes (1-0).

Tyler Baughman scored 17 points for Meadowbrook (0-1).

Lourdes plays New Hope in the championship game at 7:30, while Meadowbrook plays Tri-Valley in the consolation game at 6.

Non-tournament games

Danville 46, Pottsville 45

DANVILLE -- The Ironmen held on late to hold off the Crimson Tide in their season-opening win to start the year off on the right foot.

Bret Berg led Danville with 14 points while Scott Heeder scored eight, including two 3-pointers. Zach Kozick had 10 points for the Ironmen.

n Shikellamy 49,

Central Columbia 33

ALMEDIA -- A game-high 17 points from Taylor Mantz lifted the Braves to the non-league win over the Blue Jays. Ernie Tyler added 13 points for Shikellamy (1-0).

n Midd-West 70,

Montgomery 44

MIDDLEBURG -- Taylor Booker scored a team-high 17 points, Dillon Prough added 14 and both Elijah Stem and Colton Keister scored 11 to lead the Mustangs past the Red Raiders in their first game of the season.

Montgomery led briefly, 11-10, after the first quarter before Midd-West used a 23-9 second quarter to distance itself for good. Booker made four 3-pointers in the win.

n Immanuel Chr. 55,

Sunbury Christian 48

NORTHUMBERLAND -- Despite the efforts of Blake Spangler-Jones, Jed Stuck and Jackson Snyder, the Eagles fell in the non-league contest.

Spangler-Jones scored 16 points, while Stuck and Jackson added 12 points apiece for Sunbury Christian (2-4).

n Belleville Mennonite 39,

Northumberland Chr. 27

BELLEVILLE -- With the game tied at 23 after three quarters of play, the Trojans scored 16 points in the final period to take the non-league win.

Ryan King and Daniel Severn paced Northumberland Christian (1-3) with eight and seven points, respectively.

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