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CATAWISSA -- Following a 27-point third quarter Southern opened up its Heartland-II matchup with Loyalsock and cruised to a 55-36 victory.
Kayla Lavella led Southern (14-4, 7-3 HAC-II) with 18 points, while Mackenzie Clark and Mallory Tomaschik added 13 points apiece for the Tigers.
n Greenwood 51,
Line Mountain 49
MANDATA -- The Eagles' Madeline Reed outscored the Wildcats' Mallory Fortenbaugh, but Greenwood had the last laugh as they escaped with the Tri-Valley League win.
Fortenbaugh scored 16 points and Anna Weger had 12 for Greenwood.
Line Mountain (4-14 overall) got 17 points and five steals from Reed, plus 15 points from Sarah Lahr.
n Lourdes Regional 56,
Schuylkill Haven 32
COAL TOWNSHIP -- Nikki Komara came close to getting a triple-double as the Red Raiders took a commanding Schuylkill League win.
Komara had 11 points, 12 rebounds, seven steals and four assists to lead Lourdes (15-4 overall). Rachel Schultz added 15 points, five steals and five rebounds in the win.
n Warrior Run 59,
St. John Neumann 32
WILLIAMSPORT -- Tay Parker knocked down six 3-pointers and finished with a game-high 29 points as the Defenders took the HAC crossover game. Warrior Run improves to 11-5.
n Sunbury Christian 51,
Summit Christian 11
CLARKS SUMMIT -- The Eagles had three players score in double figures in the nonleague win.
Abby Daddario led the way with 20 points and seven steals, while Tori Erdman added 13 points, six rebounds and four steals for Sunbury Christian (16-1).
n Meadowbrook Chr. 43,
Walnut Street Chr. 17
MILTON -- Behind 19 points from Madison Burrows, the Lions proved to be too much for Walnut Street. Mary Adams added 10 points for Meadowbrook Christian (11-5).
n Lewisburg 60,
LEWISBURG -- The Green Dragons held the Wildcats to only 14 first-half points as they took the HAC cross-over win.
Travis Conrad paced Lewisburg (15-1) with 13 points. Erich Kline and Mike Driscoll added 11 and 10 points, respectively.
Mifflinburg falls to 7-9.
n Summit Christian 34,
Sunbury Christian 28
CLARKS SUMMIT -- Blake Spangler-Jones scored 10 points and had six rebounds and five steals, but they weren't enough as the Eagles fell in the nonleague game. Karch Carey added 12 rebounds for Sunbury Christian (7-13).
n Milton takes near
sweep of Shikellamy
MILTON -- Behind a near-perfect game from Megan Sherman, the Black Panthers took a 4-0 victory over the Braves in girls bowling action. On the boys side, Milton took a 3-1 win.
Sherman rolled a 299 game on her third and final game and finished with a 666 series for Milton (21-3), which also got a 640 series from Halie Snyder.
Milton's boys (19-5) won by just 39 pins as Bryan Brennan led the Black Panthers with a 696 series (245-197-253).
Shikellamy's boys (15-5) got four 600 series, including a 697 from Earl Malick (268-194-235).
Shikellamy's girls fall to 13-7.