Local roundup: Lyco men lose in overtime

Six Lycoming College men’s basketball players scored in double figures, but Lycoming fell, 100-92, in overtime to Stevenson University in MAC Commonwealth action.

The six players to score in double-figures were the most in a game since Lycoming had six reach at least 10 points on Feb. 3, 2017 against Albright. Lycoming played in back-to-back overtime games for the second time in as many years and the fifth time in school history, last doing it against Albright on Feb. 17 and Lebanon Valley on Feb. 21, 2018.

Junior Devon Taylor had a double-double, finishing with a career-high 12 rebounds and 12 points. Markanthony Fidelis scored 21 points for the third time this season, going 7 of 7 from the line, sophomore Darius Dangerfield added 20 points and four assists, senior Darius James netted 15 points and had nine rebounds and both freshman Matt Ilodigwe and sophomore D’Yante Doughty had 10 points each.

Taylor Sweeney paced Mansfield with 19 points, but Pitt-Johnstown used a 23-9 run over the final six minutes to outlast the Mounties in an 85-70 final in Mansfield’s PSAC opener.

A Nysir Marshburn 3-pointer gave Mansfield (1-4, 0-1 PSAC) its first lead of the game at 7-6 five minutes into play, but a 9-0 run gave the Mountain Cats a 15-7 advantage. Pitt-Johnstown (5-2, 1-0 PSAC) held on to a single-digit lead for the remainder of the half, but Sweeney drained a trifecta at the end of the period to pull the Mounties within two points at 36-34.

Penn College fell behind by nine in the first half and couldn’t quite claw back, losing on the road in NEAC action to Penn State-Abington, 94-74.

The Wildcats received double-digit efforts from five players in Imari Walker (17 points), Ryan Lockman (16), Spencer Bartron (13), Carson Garvis (12) and Loyalsock grad Ben Sosa (11).

• In women’s basketball, a 14-2 run early in the fourth quarter helped separate Lycoming College from Stevenson, as Lycoming shot 50 percent in the final period to post a 63-55 MAC Commonwealth win.

Both sophomore Erica Lutz and junior Kayla Kline finished with 20 points for the Warriors (5-2 overall, 2-0 MAC Commonwealth). Kline had 13 rebounds and four assists in her third double-double of the season and Lewisburg grad Akilah McFadden added 10 points, five rebounds, five steals and two assists.

Kaylah Brown scored 20 points and Loyalsock grad Cassi Kuhns chipped in 17, but it wasn’t enough as Penn College fell on the road at Penn State-Abington, 82-71, in NEAC play. Madison Klock scored 11 for the Wildcats.

Penn College held a brief lead at the end of the first quarter, 18-14, before Penn State-Abington scored 26 points in the second to take a 40-36 lead into the half and then led by 13 heading into the fourth.

Penn State-Abington was led by Wynter Bess, who scored 25 points.

• In college swimming, led by two individual wins a piece from seniors Emilie Kramer, a Wellsboro grad, and Callan Jordan and freshman Jake Booth, Lycoming won 14 events against Middle Atlantic Conference opponent Wilkes University as the women’s team posted a 122-65 win and the men fell, 109-96, in a meet that came down to the final race.

Kramer took first in the 200-yard breaststroke with a swim of 2:32.27 and the 200-yard individual medley in 2:18.31. She also teamed up with sophomore Mckenna Zeller, sophomore Cara Zortman and freshman Devon Kaiser to take first in the 400-yard medley relay with a swim of 4:10.00.

Lock Haven completed the third and final day of swimming at the Wooster Invite.

Raechel Rodriguez completed stellar invite by advancing to yet another final in the 200-yard breaststroke. She turned in another top ten performance finishing 9th with a PSAC qualifying time of 2:29.69. It was her second top ten finish and PSAC qualifier, and she was joined in the final by Steph Parker who placed 16th with a time of 2:36.95.

• Lock Haven University women’s indoor track and field team opened the 2018-19 indoor season at the Bucknell Bison Opener. Led by throwers Stephanie Williams and Arianna Moyer, along with freshman-sprinter Riyana Owens, the Bald Eagles turned in a number of notable individual outings.

Williams and Moyer both recorded PSAC championship qualifying marks in the weight throw as both tossed personal-best marks. Williams was fourth overall with a throw of 49-01.00. She was the top NCAA Division II finisher.

• In college wrestling, Jared Mooney and Dylan Otis both finished fourth to help lead Penn College to a ninth place showing at Messiah College’s Petrofes Invitational. Dylan Gettys was sixth, while Daniel Bergeron and Jon Pineda both placed seventh in the their respective weights.

MEN’S BASKETBALL

Stevenson 100,

Lycoming 92 (OT)

LYCOMING (4-3, 0-2)

Markanthony Fidelis 6-16 7-7 21; Darius Dangerfield 8-20 0-0 20; Darius James 5-11 3-4 15; Devon Taylor 5-9 1-3 12; D’Yante Doughty 3-5 3-3 10; Matt Ilodigwe 3-5 2-2 10; D’Andre Edmond 1-4 2-3 4; Jordan Logan 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 31-70 18-22 92.

STEVENSON (5-1, 2-0)

Montaque Wright 12-25 7-7 34; Mark Terrell 10-13 5-8 25; Sean Mayberry 7-18 6-10 20; Marlon White Jr. 3-7 5-6 12; Evan Joseph 1-3 0-0 3; Johnny Rhodes 1-3 1-2 3; Cam Harris 1-5 0-0 2; Walt English 0-1 1-4 1; Taj Fleming; 0-2 0-0 0; Kyle Wolldridge 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 35-79 25-37 100.

Halftime: Lycoming, 47-41. 3-point goals: Lycoming 12-31 (Dangerfield 4-11; Ilodigwe 2-4; Fidelis 2-7; James 2-3; Taylor 1-3; Doughty 1-2; Edmond 0-1), Stevenson 5-25 (Wright3-9; Joseph 1-3; White, Jr. 1-3; Rhodes 0-1; Harris 0-3; Wooldridge 0-2; Mayberry 0-3; Terrell 0-1). Fouled out: Lycoming-Edmond; Dangerfield; Doughty, Stevenson-none. Rebounds: Lycoming 44 (Taylor 12), Stevenson 46 (Rhodes 9). Assists: Lycoming 10 (Dangerfield 4), Stevenson 18 (Rhodes 5). Total fouls: Lycoming 29, Stevenson 21. Technical fouls: Lycoming-none, Stevenson-none. A: 357.

Pitt-Johnstown 85, Mansfield 70

PITT-JOHNSTOWN (5-2, 1-0 PSAC)

Josh Wise 9-14 4-4 23; Fred Mulbah 5-10 6-7 18; Jared Jakubick 4-7 3-4 14; Adam Kline 3-6 1-2 8; John Paul Kromka 3-4 1-3 7; Caiden Landis 2-6 2-2 6; Joe Batt 2-2 0-0 5; Romano Sebastiani 2-3 0-0 4; Marcin Wiszomirski 0-2 0-0 0; Olando King Jr. 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 30-56 17-22 85.

MANSFIELD (1-4, 0-1 PSAC)

Taylor Sweeney 7-13 0-0 19; Nysir Marshburn 6-15 4-6 18; Tyler Moffe 4-10 2-3 13; Ryan Bernstein 4-13 1-2 10; Keith Farmer 2-2 0-0 4; Eli Alvin 0-3 3-4 3; Garrett Cook 1-4 0-0 3; Mike Rell 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 24-60 10-15 70.

Halftime: Pitt-Johnstown, 36-34. 3-point goals: Pitt-Johnstown 8-16 (Jakubick 3-5; Mulbah 2-3; Wise 1-5; Kline 1-1; Batt 1-1; Sebastiani 0-1), Mansfield 12-25 (Sweeney 5-9; Moffe 3-4; Marshburn 2-6; Bernstein 1-3; Cook 1-3). Fouled out: Pitt-Johnstown-none, Mansfield-Moffe. Rebounds: Pitt-Johnstown 42 (Kromka 9), Mansfield 28 (Marshburn 9). Assists: Pitt-Johnstown 20 (Mulbah 5), Mansfield 17 (Bernstein 10). Total fouls: Pitt-Johnstown 17, Mansfield 18. Technical fouls: Pitt-Johnstown-none, Mansfield-none. A: 568.

PSU-Abington 94,

Penn College 74

PENN COLLEGE (0-7, 0-2 NEAC)

Imari Walker 6-13 2-2 17; Ryan Lockman 5-9 5-6 16; Spencer Bartron 5-7 0-0 13; Ben Sosa 2-9 7-10 11; Jeff Nixon 0-1 2-2 2; Carson Garvis 4-7 1-2 12; Kris Giles 1-3 1-2 3; Brandon Fedoriw 0-2 0-0 0; Frank Tuason 0-0 0-0 0; Cameron Gloster 0-1 0-0 0; Matthew Salvent 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 23-53 18-24 74.

PSU-ABINGTON (4-2, 0-2 NEAC)

Alex Salata 6-11 0-0 16; Pernell Ghee 6-8 0-0 13; John Ryna 6-10 0-2 12; Bobby Olsen 2-4 1-2 5; Charles Ervin 2-2 0-0 5; Devin Hill 7-14 4-5 23; Jay Fitzgerald 5-9 0-0 15; Mohamed Mansaray 1-1 1-1 3; Jomiloju Odumosu 1-1 0-0 2; Tom Trainor 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 36-60 6-10 94.

Halftime: PSU-A, 43-34. 3-point goals: PCT 10-26 (Walker 3-7, Bartron 3-4, Garvis 3-6, Lockman 1-2, Gloster 0-1, Giles 0-1, Nixon 0-1, Fedoriw 0-2, Sosa 0-2, Salvent 0-1), PSU-A 16-31 (Salata 4-9, Hill 5-11, Fitzgerald 5-8, Ghee 1-1, Ervin 1-1, Ryan 0-1). Fouled out: PCT-none; PSU-A-none. Rebounds: PCT 26 (Walker 4, Sosa 4, Garvis 4), PSU-A 32 (Ryan 12). Assists: PCT 14 (Sosa 4), PSU-A 28 (Ghee 5, Ryan 5). Total fouls: PCT 11, PSU-A 18. Technical fouls: PCT-none, PSU-A-none. A: 89.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL

Lycoming 63, Stevenson 55

LYCOMING (5-2, 2-0)

Erica Lutz 9-17 2-2 20; Kayla Kline 6-12 7-10 20; Akilah McFadden 3-12 4-4 10; Becca Painter 3-5 2-2 9; Alex Jones 1-6 2-2 4; Megan Helminiak 0-0 0-0 0; Allison Wagner 0-0 0-0 0; Jenn Grove 0-3 0-0 0; Kelly Vuz 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 22-56 17-20 63.

STEVENSON (2-5, 0-2)

Hannah Crist 6-13 2-3 16; Jonyae Curry 4-9 2-2 10; Olivia Coleman 3-6 2-2 8; Denia Campbell 2-9 3-6 7; Laila Abdul-Rahman 1-3 3-6 5; Yasmeen Nelson 2-4 0-1 4; Brandi Hall 1-5 1-2 3; Kellie Johnson 1-4 0-0 2; Chance Herndon 0-0 0-0 0; Alexa Sanmartin 0-4 0-0 0; Savana Herndon 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 20-58 13-22 55.

Lycoming 10 12 20 21 — 63

Stevenson 15 10 18 12 — 55

3-point goals: Lycoming 2-11 (Painter 1-2; Kline 1-3; Jones 0-3; McFadden 0-3), Stevenson 2-20 (Crist 2-7; Curry 0-1; Campbell 0-5; Nelson 0-1; Hall 0-2; Johnson 0-1; Sanmartin 0-3). Fouled out: Lycoming-none, Stevenson-Abdul-Rahman. Rebounds: Lycoming 40 (Kline 13), Stevenson 38 (Coleman 9). Assists: Lycoming 15 (Kline 4; Painter 4), Stevenson 8 (Hall 5). Total fouls: Lycoming 22, Stevenson 23. Technical fouls: Lycoming-none, Stevenson-none. A: 186.

PSU-Abington 82,

Penn College 71

PENN COLLEGE (0-6, 0-2 NEAC)

Kaylah Brown 7-15 4-6 20; Cassi Kuhns 6-13 5-7 17; Madison Klock 4-10 2-5 11; Gwendolyn Lavelle 0-4 2-4 2; Tori Wolfe 0-2 1-2 1; Olivia Johnson 3-5 0-8 8; Maci Ilgen 3-4 0-2 6; Kiara Fry 1-2 0-0 2; Ariana Burke 1-2 0-0 2; Makaya Shadle 0-2 2-2 2. Totals 25-59 16-28 71.

PSU-ABINGTON (5-1, 2-0 NEAC)

Wynter Bess 7-12 8-10 25; Sydney Barrow 8-17 2-4 19; Shayna Rodriguez 6-17 4-4 18; Laquana NAgbe 3-8 4-8 10; Angie Tabares 0-1 0-0 0; Iman Richmond 1-7 5-6 7; Nyjah Moody 1-2 1-2 3; Lacy MacLachlin 0-4 0-0 0; Meleena Philip 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 26-68 24-34 82.

Penn College 18 18 14 21 — 71

PSU Abington 14 26 23 19 — 82

3-point goals: PCT 5-16 (Brown 2-7, Johnson 2-4, Klock 1-1, Shadle 0-1, Lavelle 0-3), PSU-A 6-19 (Bess 3-4, Rodriguez 2-7, Barrow 1-1, Nagbe 0-1, Moody 0-1, Richmond 0-2). Fouled out: PCT-none; PSU-A-Tabares. Rebounds: PCT 43 (Ilgen 6), PSU-A 48 (Nagbe 17). Assists: PCT 12 (Brown 4), PSU-A 15 (Barrow 6). Total fouls: PCT 18, PSU-A 22. Technical fouls: PCT-none, PSU-A-Richmond (1), Barrow (1). A: 78.

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