Roundup-No. 4 Mercersburg wins in overtime

December 18, 1998


MERCERSBURG, Pa. - No. 4 Mercersburg Academy erased a nine-point deficit in the fourth quarter and edged Cedar Grove 65-63 in overtime Thursday in the Mercersburg Rotary Showcase Tournament.

Stephane Pelle had 26 points to lead the Blue Storm (6-1). Ugonna Oneyekwe scored 14 points and Wes Miller added 11.

Gary Dawan led Cedar Grove with 19 points.

Goretti 76, Gwynn Lake 47

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - No. 1 St. Maria Goretti increased its intensity in the second half, playing solid defense and using a balanced offensive attack to defeat Gwynn Lake.


Jamie Rice had 14 points, nine rebounds, five assists and three steals for Goretti (7-1). Brad Runkles had 15 points and seven rebounds, while Anthony Sowers had 11 points.

Joseph Ison led Gwynn Lake with 15 points.

Al Dupont 77, St. James 71

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Corey Ponzo scored a game-high 27 points to lead Al Dupont over St. James in another Mercersburg Rotary Club Showcase Classic opening round tournament match. John Thornton added 17 points for Al Dupont.

Jeff Perry had 21 points, while Chris Acker and John Hartman each had 17 for St. James (3-2).

Allegany 52, Musselman 42

BUNKER HILL, W.Va. - Rob Stansbury scored 16 points and Jeremy Smith added 11 as Allegany (3-0) defeated the Applemen.

Todd Mosby led all scorers with 17 points, while Aaron Mueller added 11 points for Musselman (0-2).


Brunswick 69, N. Hagerstown 50

BRUNSWICK, Md. - Katie Yourishin scored nine of her 21 points in the first quarter as No. 5 Brunswick used man pressure to grab an early lead and a Monocacy Valley Athletic League win over North Hagerstown.

The Railroaders (4-1, 3-1) took a 17-8 lead after the first quarter and did just enough to keep ahead of the Hubs.

Jamie Cable had 17 points and seven rebounds for Brunswick.

Becky Holmes led North (0-3, 0-3) with 18 points while Autumn Parson added 13.

Berkeley Springs 52, Faith 26

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - Nicole Maslauskas led all scorers with 21 points, including three 3-point baskets, as Berkeley Springs doubled up Faith Christian.

Rusti Hovermale had 14 points and 13 rebounds, while Crystal Burch scored seven points for Berkeley Springs (2-1).

Holly Snyder led Faith with eight points.


Clear Spring 43, Smithsburg 21


Williamsport 46, Boonsboro 12

at Williamsport

103-Dustin Stout (W) d. Jake Stottlemyer, 9-5; 112-Journey Nicodemus (B) p. Anthony Kline, 2:47; 119-Eric Kuczinski (W) d. Clayton Herr, 2-0; 125-Steve Stone (W) d. Josh Hollingshead, 6-1; 130-Wayne Boward (W) p. Jake Michael, :27; 135-Josh Swartz (W) d. Josh Kretzer, 5-2; 140-Chris Allen (W) d. Jared Malley, 6-5; 145-Ethan Lord (W) p. Brian Hegedus, 1:46; 152-Josh Miller (W) d. Brad Palm, 9-3; 160-Matt Allen (W) md. Alex Babyak, 12-1; 171-Jared Myers (W) p. Brad Kefauver, 1:02; 189-Robert Courtney (B) p. Brad Barr, :45; 275-Ryan McDonald (W) p. George Burral, 2:52.

Notes: Williamsport improves to 3-2. Eric Kuczinski, Chris Allen and Jared Myers are all 5-0.

N. Carroll 46, S. Hagerstown 14

at South Hagerstown

103-Kyle Smith (NC) md. Brandon Ashby, 14-4; 112-double forfeit; 119-R. Bell (NC) by forfeit; 125-Fran Jackson (NC) p. Steve Yackowski, :45; 130-John Showe (SH) md. Clay Phillips, 13-2; 135-Shane Williams (SH) d. Todd Bowman, 14-9 (OT); 140-Wyatt Diaco (NC) p. Aaron Showe, :51; 145-Mike Dezanson (NC) p. Heth Troncatti, 3:21; 152-Bo Repp (SH) d. Matt Dezanson, 3-1; 160-Scott Thompson (NC) p. Brian Hudson, 3:23; 171-Jason Preicko (SH) md. Chad Lettau, 18-9; 189-Anton Enrique (NC) p. Clayton Atkinson, 1:43; 275-Dan Miller (NC) p. Justin Kelbaugh, 1:22.

Notes: South falls to 1-1. John Showe, Bo Repp, Jason Preicko and Shane Williams are all 5-0. North Carroll is 3-0.

M. Hershey 36, J. Buchanan 26

at Mercersburg, Pa.

103-double forfeit; 112-Richard Vazonez (MH) md. Chris Shuey, 21-4; 119-David Roberts (JB) p. Jamie Sheets, 1:38; 125-Osanon Omo-Ogagle (MH) d. Jeremy Witmer, 10-3; 130-Steve Jones (JB) by forfeit; 135-Kawzi Abrokwa (MH) p. Shanon Pine, 4:25; 140-Dan Carbaugh (JB) tf. Bercie Elliot, 18-1; 145-D. Kucerak (MH) d. George Gueterez, 8-5; 152-Ben Aleshalay (JB) d. J. Sauders, 14-6; 160-L. Hammond (MH) p. Todd Parendine, 5:35; 171-J. Ficks (JB) p. Corey Mason, 3:23; 189-Jim Kent (MH) p. Andrian Thompson, 3:08; 275-Cornelius George (JB) p. Corey Shearer, 1:35.

N. Hagerstown 66, Catoctin 10

at North Hagerstown

103-Todd Atkins (C) p. Chris Joliet, 1:39; 112-Andrew Nichols (NH) by forfeit; 119-Jimmy Starkey (NH) by forfeit; 125-Paul Toomey (NH) by forfeit; 130-Zack Stowell (NH) p. Ron Gillispie, :35; 135-George Biser (NH) by forfeit; 140-Chad Dewees (C) md. Jason Houser, 13-4; 145-Mike Dempsher (NH) p. Will Barrett, 2:55; 152-Seth Staley (NH) p. Mike Bianco, :38; 160-Thomas Horton (NH) p. Ricky Hawkins, :48; 171-Jon Skrabak (NH) p. Josh Bollinger, 3:17; 189-Jeff Seidman (NH) p. Jason Savage, 3:29; 275-E.B. Wallech (NH) by forfeit.

Notes: North is 2-0 overall, 1-0 in the MVAL; Catoctin falls to 1-3. Staley improves to 6-0; Dempsher is 5-1.

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