Local roundup: Neumann boys fall at home to OJR

St. John Neumann suffered its first home defeat since February, 2012, with a 64-49 loss to Owen J. Roberts Saturday in boys basketball. Jaiden Lynch and Noah Persun led Neumann with 14 points each.

Sullivan County’s John Saxe scored a career-high 36 points, with 8 rebounds, in a 77-76 double-overtime loss to Troy. Seldon Rogers, who hit the go-ahead basket in double-overtime, led Troy with 27 points.

Four Lancers were in double-digit scoring as Loyalsock defeated Southern Columbia, 92-49. Gerald Ross had a game-high 35 points, Anthony Pastore had 20, Connor Watkins scored 16 and Mitchell Klingerman had 11. Hunter Webb and Bam Brima had 12 and 13 rebounds, respectively.

• In girls basketball, Hannah Kaufman scored 16 in Jersey Shore’s 55-24 win over Central Mountain. Janel Eck had 10 for the Bulldogs. Marissa Moyer led Central Mountain with five points.

Montoursville scored 23 in the second quarter to take a slim lead at the half, but fell to Central Columbia, 45-42. Lauren O’Malley led the Warriors with 19 points.

Lewisburg was a 47-25 winner over Milton. Grace Kelleher totaled 18 points, Bethany Rippon had 11, and Emily Sholly had 12 rebounds. Taylor Snyder led Milton scoring with six points.

Maddie Fox hit 21 points, including three 3-pointers, in Loyalsock’s 66-18 win over Pottsgrove in a game at Kutztown University.

Hughesville scored 13 in the fourth quarter in a 34-28 win over Warrior Run. Jade Cordrey led the Spartans with 16 points. Megan Zimmerman had 16 for the Defenders.

Boys basketball

Owen J. Roberts 64, Neumann 49

Owen J. Roberts (64)

Shawn Prowackis 4 1-2 9; Marcus Martin 0 1-2 1; Shyeed May 5 0-0 16; Ryan Sayers 0 0-0 13; Nick Massa 2 0-0 10; Rycher Defibaugh 0 0-0 0; Dawson Stewart 5 0-0 13; Savaugh Davidheiser 5 2-2 12; Totals 21 4-6 64.

Neumann (49)

Jaiden Lynch 3 5-7 14; Andrew Fish 0 0-0 3; Dalton Gough 1 0-0 2; David Hill 2 0-0 4; Noah Persun 6 2-3 14; Reed 3 0-0 6; Jaiden Cioffi 3 0-2 6; Totals 18 7-12 49.

Owen J Roberts 22 11 20 11-64

Neumann 10 14 15 10-49

3-pointers: Owen J. Roberts 6 ( Shyeed May 2, Ryan Sayers 1, Nick Massa 2, Dawson Stewart 1) Neumann 2 ( Jaiden Lynch 1 Andrew Fish 1)

JV Score: 38-23, Owen J. Roberts JV High Scorer: Josiah Reid

Records 2-2

TROY 77,

SULLIVAN county 76, 2OT

SULLIVAN (75)

Justin Metzger 1 3-8 5; Omar Rubio 0 0-0 0; Jesse Williams 0 0-0 0; Jalen Thomas 1 0-0 3; Alex Schweitzer 0 0-0 0; Will Kriner 2 2-2 6; Alex Baumunk 5 4-4 16; Trace Meary 0 0-0 0; Sam Carpenter 3 0-0 7; Dylan Hottenstein 1 0-0 3; John Saxe 14 4-9 36. Totals 27 13-23 76

TROY (77)

Clark Jackson 4 5-6 14; Nate Martin 4 5-7 14; Ja Wallace 3 1-4 8; Seldon Rogers 8 9-10 27; Caden Murray 1 3-3 5; Robert Rogers 1 0-0 3; Dom Ayres 3 0-0 6; Matt Grego 0 0-0 0; Totals 24 23-30 77

Sullivan 13 26 14 12 5 6 – 76

Troy 15 17 17 16 5 7 – 77

3pt-FG: Sullivan 9 (Thomas, Buamunk 2, Carpenter, Hottestnetin, Saxe 4) Troy 6 (Jackson, Martin, Wallace, S. Rogers 2. R. Rogers)

JV score: Sullivan, 39-37. Top scorer: Will Kiner 13. Johnson 13

Records: Sullivan 4-3. Next: Sullivan at Hughesville Tournament, Wednesday

Loyalsock 92,

Southern Columbia 49

L (92)

Mitchell Klingerman 4 0-0 11; Hunter Webb 0 1-1 1; Gerald Ross 15 0-0 35; Connor Watkins 5 4-6 16; Anthony Pastore 7 4-5 20; Aiden Gair 2 0-0 5; Collin Graver 1 0-0 2; Bam Brima 0 0-2 0; Brian Sullivan 1 0-0 2. Totals 35 8-14 92.

SC (49)

Tobias Walden 6 2-2 15; Brett Szuler 1 0-0 2; Elijah Dobson 4 3-6 13; Mike Adamski 2 0-0 6; Jake Davis 1 0-0 2; Damian Ares 3 3-3 9; Oak Six 1 0-0 2. Totals 18 8-11 49.

L 26 23 23 20–92

SC 11 9 18 11–49

3-Point goals: L 13 (Ross 5, Klingerman 3, Pastore 2, Watkins, Gair, Sullivan), SC 5 (Baldwin, Dobson 2, Adonski 2).

JV game: L 85, SC 42. Top scorers: L–Cooper Lytel 22, Jake Davis 20.

Record: L (6-0).

Next game: Loyalsock vs Germantown Academy at State College Christmas Tournament, Wednesday, 3.

girls basketball

Jersey Shore 55, Central Mountain 24

CM (24)

Summer Flanagan 1 1-2 3; Taylor Fletcher 1 0-0 2; Morgan Wetzel 0 0-2 0; Avery Eckley 1 0-0 2; Talyn Fredericks 0 3-4 3; Madison Courter 0 1-2 1; Katie Burrows 2 0-0 4; Marissa Moyer 2 0-0 5; Alyssa Fisher 1 0-0 3; Quinn McCann 0 1-4 1. Totals 8 6-12 24.

JS (55)

Averie Hess 1 1-2 3; Baleigh Lorson 1 0-0 2; Janel Eck 5 0-0 10; Bella Kriner 1 2-2 4; Brianna Herman 1 1-2 3; Aubrey Stetts 2 0-0 4; Brielle Hess 0 0-2 0; Hannah Kaufman 7 2-4 16; Haley Stetts 1 1-2 3; Sadie Griswold 1 4-6 6; Madeline Herman 1 2-4 4. Totals 21 13-24 55.

CM 3 5 6 10–24

JS 16 10 14 15–55

3-Point goals: CM 2 (Moyer, Fisher), JS 0.

JV game: JS def CM.

Record: CM (0-7), JS (4-1).

Next game: Central Mountain at Altoona, 1/3, 7:30. Jersey Shore at Lewisburg, Friday, 7:30.

Central Columbia 45, Montoursville 42

M (42)

Lauren O’Malley 6 6-9 19; Allyse Marchioni 2 3-4 9; Rebecca Reeder 2 0-0 4; Lydia Albert 1 2-3 4; Shelby Kurtz 1 1-2 3; Mackenize Weaver 1 0-0 3. Totals 13 12-18 42.

CC (45)

Gracia Eckenrode 2 1-3 7; Alyssa Boyd 1 1-2 4; Ellie Rowe 5 0-3 10; Lauren Bull 1 2-4 4; Allison Groshek 2 0-0 5; Alaina Humphrey 1 0-0 2; Grace Klingerman 5 1-1 13. Totals 17 5-13 45.

M 3 23 6 10–42

CC 11 14 6 14–45

3-Point goals: M 4 (Marchioni 2, O’Malley, Weaver), CC 6 (Eckenrode 2, Klingerman 2, Boyd, Groshek).

JV game: M 27, CC 14. Top scorer: M–Mackenzie Weaver 14.

Record: M (3-4).

Next game: Montoursville at Loyalsock, Thursday, 7:30.

Lewisburg 47,

Milton 25

L (47)

Grace Kelleher 5 5-9 18; Niki Cho 1 0-0 2; Megan O’Hara 0 0-2 0; Jamie Fedorjaka 3 0-0 6; Cassie West 1 0-0 3; Justine Caribardi 1 0-0 2; Emily Sholly 1 1-2 3; Bethany Rippon 4 2-4 11. Totals 16 8-17 47.

M (25)

Tianna Mowrer 2 0-0 4; Taylor Snyder 1 3-5 6; Alyssa Byers 1 0-0 2; Alexis Lincoln 1 2-2 4; Crystal Hamilton 1 2-5 4; Kaylin Scott 2 0-0 5; Chloe Perrin 0 1-2 1. Totals 8 8-14 25.

L 12 17 9 9–47

M 2 10 3 10–25

3-Point goals: L 4 (Kelleher 2, West, Rippon), M 1 (Scott).

JV game: L 32, M 29. Top scorers: L–Roz Noone 7.

Record: L (3-1), M (1-4).

Next game: Jersey Shore at Lewisburg, Friday, 7:30. Mifflinburg at Milton, Wednesday, 7:30.

Loyalsock 66, Pottsgrove 18

at Kutztown University

LOYALSOCK (66)

Sophia Gardner 3 0-0 7; Juliana Cruz 4 1-2 12; Summer McNulty 2 1-2 5; Anna Burdette 1 1-2 3; Charlotte Neylon 3 0-0 6; Maddie Fox 9 1-1 21; Rhiallie Jessell 3 0-0 6; Sam Stopper 2 0-0 4; Sarah Van Fleet 1 0-0 2. Totals 28 4-7 66.

POTTSGROVE (18)

Jamie Macon 0 0-2 0; Morgan Scharneck 1 0-0 2; Kylie Holmes 0 0-2 0; Summer Ooaoker 1 0-0 2; Rachel Ludwig 0 1-2 1; Sierra Potts 1 0-2 3; Riley Simon 3 1-2 7; Sydney Mowery 0 3-4 3. Totals 6 5-14 18

Loyalsock 16 15 16 19 – 66

Pottsgrove 2 7 3 6 – 18

3pt-FG: Loyalsock 6 (Gardner, Cruz 3, Fox 2). Pottsgrove 1 (Potts)

Records: Loyalsock 4-2. Next: Montoursville at Loyalsock, Thursday

Hughesville 34,

Warrior Run 28

WR (28)

Sydney Hoffman 1 2-2 5; Katie Watkins 1 0-0 2; Hayden Divers 1 0-0 3; Avery Bieber 0 2-2 2; Megan Zimmerman 5 6-8 16. Totals 8 10-12 28.

H (34)

Kendra Smith 1 0-0 2; Jade Cordrey 5 5-6 16; Olivia Strouther 1 0-0 2; Jayden Leighow 2 2-3 6; Emily Akers 2 2-3 8. Totals 11 9-12 34.

WR 9 4 8 7–28

H 5 7 9 13–34

3-Point goals: WR 2 (Hoffman, Divers), H 3 (Akers 2, Cordrey).

JV game: H 23, WR 21.

Record: WR (3-1), H (5-2).

Next game: Warrior Run vs Juniata at WR Christmas Tournament, Wednesday, 6. Hughesville at Midd-West, Wednesday, 7:30.

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