Local roundup: Bucknell’s Smith earns 100th victory; PC men win

In college wrestling, Tyler Smith won the 100th bout of his collegiate career during the Bucknell wrestling team’s dual Sunday at American, but the Bison fell, 32-11.

Smith, Intermat’s No. 15 wrestler at 141 pounds, edged Jack Mutchnik by a 4-0 decision to become the 10th Bison to reach the 100-victory plateau. With 30 seconds left in the second period, he scored a takedown to build a 3-0 edge; he rode out Mutchnik the rest of the way to secure the extra point.

• In men’s basketball, Loyalsock graduate Ben Sosa notched a double-double with 21 points, 10 rebounds and six assists and Penn College outscored Penn State Berks by nine in the second half as it won its second NEAC game, 90-83.

• In women’s basketball, Penn State Berks dealt Penn College a 78-46 setback in a North Eastern Athletic Conference women’s basketball game Wednesday. Ericka Lepley paced the Wildcats with 14 points on 5-of-12 shooting. Tori Wolfe added 12 points and seven rebounds.

wrestling

American 32, Bucknell 11

125: Gage Curry (AU) tech fall over Mike Macklin (BU) 16-0 (4:22); 133: No. 10/6/7 Josh Terao (AU) maj. dec. over David Campbell (BU) 10-1; 141: No. 15/12/16 Tyler Smith (BU) dec. over Jack Mutchnik (AU) 4-0; 149: No. -/17/17 Michael Sprague (AU) tech fall over Matthew Kolonia (BU) 18-1 (6:21); 157: Eric Hong (AU) fall over Christian Bassolino (Bucknell) (1:38); 165: D.J. Hollingshead (BU) maj. dec. over Anthony Wokasch (AU) 14-6; 174: Michael Eckhart (AU) dec. over Nick Stephani (BU) 5-3; 184: Drew Phipps (BU) maj. dec. over Conner Allshouse (AU) 10-2; 197: No. 12/11/12 Jeric Kasunic (AU) fall over Chad Reese (BU) 0:52; 285: Brett Dempsey (AU) dec. over Brandon Stokes (BU) 3-0

Men’s Basketball

Penn College 90, PSU Berks 83

Penn State Berks (2-17, 2-9 NEAC)

Matt Seip 9-14 0-0 20, Dave Polisano 5-14 2-2 15, Nelson Hine 3-9 3-4 11, Eric Stepnowski 4-7 1-1 9, David DiMeo 3-11 0-0 6, Robbie McHugh 5-7 1-1 11, Tyheem Albright 4-8 0-2 9, Jaheel Ydevert 1-2 0-0 2, Brian Contaldi 0-0 0-0 0, Justin Seemann 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 34-72 8-27 83.

Penn College (3-16, 2-8 NEAC)

Ben Sosa 7-17 7-12 21, Robert Young 6-9 5-8 17, Jesse White 7-11 2-2 16, Spencer Bartron 5-9 0-0 0-0 13, Erik Perry 5-11 2-2 12, Carson Garvis 2-7 5, Ryan Lockman 2-5 0-1 4, Matt Salvent 1-1 0-0 2, Brandon Fedoriw 0-3 0-0 0, Frank Tuason 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 35-73 16-25 90.

Halftime: PSU Berks 38-36. 3-point goals: PSU Berks 8-27 (Seip 2-3, Polisano 3-10, Hine 2-5, DiMeo 0-5, Albright 1-3, Ydevert 0-1); PCT 4-14 (Young 0-1, Bartron 3-5, Garvis 1-5, Lockman 0-1, Fedoriw 0-2). Fouled out: PSU Berks- None. PCT- None. Rebounds- PSU Berks 38 (McHugh 8); PCT 41 (Sosa 10). Assists: PSU Berks 17 (Hine 8), PCT 20 (Sosa 6). Total fouls: PSU Berks 21, PCT 12. Technicals: PSU Berks (Hine).

Women’s Basketball

PSU Berks 78, , Penn College 46

PSU Berks (78)

Kylie Herman 11-25 1-2 23, Jennifer Martin 7-9 2-2 16, Deanna Daddona 7-13 0-0 14, Melissa Martin 2-12 0-0 4, Abbie Carr 1-4 1-2 3, Sam Brensinger 3-8 0-0 6, Mackenzie Huber 2-6 0-0 6, Elise Paskowski 1-2 2-2 4, Julia Bookwalter 1-3 0-0 2, Mechiah Brant 0-2 0-2 0. Totals 35-84 6-10 78.

PCT (46)

Ericka Lepley 5-12 1-4 14, Tori Wolfe 5-19 2-2 12, Maddie Wenk 4-5 0-0 9, Aniah Ellerbee 1-6 5-6 7, Erin Shaffer 0-1 0-0 0, Ashley Donat 2-9 0-2 4, Dominique Brown 0-0 0-0 0, Tiffany Brown 0-3 0-0 0. Totals 17-55 8-14 46.

PSUB 14 23 19 22- 78

PCT 16 16 8 6- 46

3-point goals: PSU Berks 2-12 (Herman 0-1, Daddona 0-2, Martin 0-3, Brensinger 0-1, Huber 2-5). PCT . Fouled out: PSU Berks- None. PCT- None. Rebounds- PSU Berks 46 (Martin 16), PCT 31 (Wolfe 7). Assists: PSU Berks 25 (Herman 8). PCT 13 (Ellerbee 7). Total fouls: PSU Berks 14, PCT 6.

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