Charleroi knocks off Wash High girls

  • December 17, 2012

Mia Woytovich and Corina Gottheld combined for 26 points to lead Charleroi to a 39-35 victory over Washington in a Section 5-AA game.

Woytovich had 15 points and Gottheld 11 for the Cougars (2-0, 4-1).

Tajah Gordon paced Washington (1-1, 2-3) with 10 points.

Bethel Park 61, Canon-McMillan 43: A 19-7 run in the first quarter was enough to give Bethel Park a 61-43 victory over Canon-McMillan in a Section 4-AAAA game.

Megan Morecic scored a game-high 24 points for the Black Hawks (2-0, 4-1). Harper Zimmerman chipped in with 10 points.

McGuffey 72, Burgettstown 27: Sammie Weiss scored a game-high 30 points and McGuffey held Burgettstown to nine second-half points to take a 72-27 victory in a Section 5-AA game.

Weiss also had 10 steals for the Highlanders (1-0, 4-1). Samantha Chadwick tossed in 13 points and Abby Pattison had a double-double with 10 points and 11 rebounds.

Kristen Roy paced Burgettstown with nine points.

Ringgold 50, Waynesburg 27: Bailey Cooper led a balanced attack with 12 points as Ringgold downed Waynesburg 50-27 in a Section 4-AAA game.

Josie Schmidt had eight points and 11 rebounds for (Rams 1-1, 2-3).

Payton Lohr led Waynesburg (0-1, 2-3) with 10 points.

Quaker Valley 44, Trinity 39: Quaker Valley held off a fourth-quarter rally by Trinity to take a 44-39 victory in Section 5-AAA.

Sierra Perlik scored 28 points QV (1-0, 3-1), which led 33-23 after three quarters but were outscored by five in the final eight minutes.

Mary Dunn led Trinity (0-2, 1-3) with 13 points.

Bentworth 49, SS Beaver 44: Taylor Pompei scored a game-high 24 points to pace Bentworth to a 49-44 victory over South Side Beaver in a Section 5-AA game.

The win moved Bentworth to 1-1 in the section and 2-3 overall.

Stephanie Myak’s 11 points keyed SSB (1-1, 3-3).

Greensburg Salem 63, Belle Vernon 53: Jayne Oberdorf scored 24 points to lead Greensburg Salem to a 63-53 victory over Belle Vernon. Jessica Slagus led BV (4-1) with 19 points.

West Greene 54, Geibel Catholic 46: Madison Raber scored 27 points as West Greene went on a 27-2 run in the third quarter to put away Geibel, 52-46, in a non-section game.

Alyssa Raber chipped in 12 points and 13 rebounds for the Pioneers (3-1), who withstood a 27-5 run in the fourth quarter after they had pulled their starters.

Payton McIntyre led Geibel (1-4) with 27 points.

Frazier 41, Jefferson-Morgan 40: Kaylee Barota made a free throw with three seconds remaining to lift Frazier over Jefferson-Morgan, 41-40, in a non-section game.

Barota led Frazier (3-1), which trailed 20-7 after one quarter, but led 25-24 at the half, with 13 points, while Lauren Timko and Hannah Kline had 12 each.

Ally Bogden had 13 points, while Kayla Yorko added 10, for the Rockets (2-3).

Carmichaels 61, Beth-Center 33: Morgan Berardi had 22 points to go with nine steals, eight assists and seven rebounds, as Carmichaels topped Beth-Center, 61-33, in a non-section game.

Caroline Cree added 21 points, while Amanda Brown had 12 for the Mikes (5-1).

Anna Bartman scored 17 points for Beth-Center (1-4).

Chartiers-Houston 57, Wilkinsburg 5: Chartiers-Houston held Wilkinsburg without a field goal for three quarters in a 57-5 Section 4-AA win for the Bucs.

Amanda Balzer had 22 points, while Ashley Balzer added 10 rebounds and Kristin Scott chipped in six assists and six steals for the Bucs (1-0, 4-2).

Wilkinsburg (0-1, 0-3) dressed just five players.

Mt. Lebanon 68, Peters Township 17: Madelyn Collins had 11 points, as 12 players scored for Mt. Lebanon in a 68-17 Section 4-AAAA victory over Peters Township.

Jordan Holmes chipped in 10 points for the Blue Devils (2-0, 5-1).

Madison Kerr led the Indians (0-1, 2-3) with eight points.

Boys basketball

Fort Cherry 76, Avella 49: Zak Dysert scored 18 points as Fort Cherry defeated Avella, 76-49, in a non-section game.

Jeremy Lucas added 14 points, and Nick Zando chipped in 11 for the Rangers (2-4).

Brandon R. Miller led Avella (2-4) with 18 points.

Beth-Center 57, Mapletown 47: Three players hit double figures to send Beth-Center to a 57-47 victory over Mapletown in a non-section game.

Zach Miller led the way with 16 points for B-C, now 4-0. Anthony Gilpin had 14 points and Adam Walters chipped in with 13.

Dereck Riggleman tossed in a game-high 25 points for the Maples (0-5). Kevin Ridgley chipped in with 16.

Carmichaels 50, Bentworth 47: Brandon Lawless and Cory Fuller combined for 47 points to assure Carmichaels a 50-47 victory over Bentworth in a non-section game.

Lawless scored a team-high 26 and Fuller added 21 for the Mikes (5-0).

Cody Levine scored a game-high 31 points for the Bearcats (0-1, 2-2).

Imani Christian 75, Monessen 67: Troy Simmons scored 19 points as Imani Christian held off Monessen, 75-67, in a non-section game.

Khari Hicks and Elijah Booker added 18 and 17, respectively, for Imani Christian (1-2).

Javon Brown had 17 points, Tyler Yuille 16, Clintell Gillaspie 13 and Luke Doptis 12 for Monessen (0-5).


blog comments powered by Disqus

Editorial voices from elsewhere

Coal ash a problem

We can do better

Pa. should join Calif. on assisted suicide

Finding the means to conquer blight

Leave investigation of state police incidents to outsiders

Mine closing not good news

Town hall a good first step in combating drug epidemic

Let the CDC study gun violence

Editorial voices from elsewhere