Local roundup - Marquiss has record night for Leopards

February 02, 2005


THURMONT, Md. - Clay Marquiss had a school-record 10 blocks as part of his first career triple-double to lead Smithsburg to a 55-44 MVAL Antietam win over Catoctin on Tuesday night.

Marquiss had 10 points and 16 rebounds to complete the memorable night and lift the Leopards (7-8, 4-4), who hit key free throws down the stretch to seal the win.

Andrew Bentley and Andrew Bohan led the way, combining to go 10-for-10 from the charity stripe in the fourth quarter. Bentley finished with 12 points, while Bohan added eight.

Kyle Huyser led Catoctin (4-12, 2-6) with 14 points, while Jake Yocum added eight. Ben Rose had six rebounds and Derrick Thompson had five steals and four assists.


Cougars top scorer John Tumulty was held to just seven points before fouling out.

No. 4 Jefferson 91, Hampshire 67

SHENANDOAH JUNCTION, W.Va. - Josh Brown scored a game-high 27 points to lead Jefferson over Hampshire (5-10).

Vance Hosby had 16 points and six rebounds for the Cougars (10-4), while Jeremy Penwall scored 11 points and Ryland Newman dished out eight assists.

No. 5 Chambersburg 56, Altoona 44

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Jonathan Motichka had 18 points to lead Chambersburg past Altoona (9-11).

Alan Bender scored 12 points for the Trojans (16-6), while Josh Mayhugh added 10 and Colby Nitterhouse had eight rebounds and six steals.

No. 6 Walkersville 76, Tuscarora 62

WALKERSVILLE, Md. - Luther Weedon scored 21 points to lead Walkersville past Tuscarora in the MVAL Piedmont.

Chris Hannigan had 16 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists for the Lions (14-2, 6-1) while Dave Berry dished out nine assists.

Hamilton Woodfolk and Mitchell Weedon each scored 12 points for the Titans (10-5, 4-3).

No. 7 Middletown 82, FSK 35

MIDDLETOWN, Md. - Jonathan Hall and Patrick Carney each scored 16 points and pulled down nine rebounds as Middletown rolled past Francis Scott Key.

Joe Keimig had 17 assists for the Knights (13-3, 6-1), while Mike Holda added 10 points.

CVCS 70, Faith 58

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Jordan McBeth scored 15 of his game-high 23 points in the fourth quarter and grabbed 11 rebounds as Cumberland Valley Christian held off Faith Christian in the MDCC.

Adam Romero added 19 points, while Andrew Larson had an all-around game with 10 points, seven rebounds, five assists, four steals and two blocks for the Blazers (6-12, 3-6).

Chris Apple led Faith (4-10, 0-9) with 20 points, while Justin Way had nine points and six assists.

Chestnut Ridge 49, Southern Fulton 44

FISHERTOWN, Pa. - Brock Flowers scored 17 points for Southern Fulton in its Sideling Hill League loss to Chestnut Ridge (11-9, 9-5).

Jay Ifert added nine rebounds and six points for the Indians (14-6, 10-3).

Broadfording 61, Calvary 50

John Bishop scored 20 points and Alan Myers and John Kehr each had a double-double as Broadfording Christian beat Calvary Christian (3-12, 3-7) in the Mason Dixon Christian Conference.

Myers had 15 points and 13 rebounds and Kehr had 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Lions (3-12, 3-8).

Brunswick 59, Clear Spring 44

BRUNSWICK, Md. - Joel Hafner had 17 points and 11 rebounds as Brunswick jumped out to an 18-point halftime lead and coasted past Clear Spring in MVAL Antietam action.

Aaron Main and Kennard Hueston each added 12 points for the Railroaders (7-8, 6-2).

Scott Keeney led Clear Spring (0-15, 0-8) with 13 points, while Cory Baker scored 12.

Heritage 44, Grace 37

Hamilton Stamper had 10 points and six rebounds as Heritage Academy beat Grace Academy in the Mason Dixon Christian Conference.

Chuck Harrell added nine points and five rebounds for the Eagles (12-5, 7-2).

Alex Lehman had 13 points and 10 rebounds for the Knights (5-9, 4-5).


No. 1 Hedgesville 70, Musselman 38

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. - Miranda Reed had 19 points as Hedgesville broke the game open with a 19-6 third-quarter burst as the Eagles beat Musselman in the Apple Valley League.

"We really took control in the third quarter. We were working the ball around, making nice passes and we really looked good," Eagles coach Ben Merica said. "We kind of struggled the past six games, but tonight, especially after halftime, we were playing like the team of old."

Samantha Guell had 17 points and Jenny Finafrock added 13 for Hedgesville (13-1, 5-0).

Resa Orsini had a team-high 14 points for Musselman (5-9, 4-4).

No. 9 Boonsboro 42, South 28

BOONSBORO - Alex Baker had 21 points to help Boonsboro beat South Hagerstown in the MVAL Antietam.

Caitlyn Selby pulled down eight boards for the Warriors (12-4, 7-1) while Sarah Keyser had six steals and five assists.

Sade Williams had 11 points and Amy Clipp had 10 for the Rebels (1-13, 1-7).

Broadfording 50, Calvary 33

Tina Conner had 26 points, nine rebounds and six assists to lead Broadfording Christian past Calvary Christian in MDCC action.

The Lions (9-12, 5-6) led by only one at halftime, but surrendered just two points in the third quarter and outscored Calvary 28-12 in the second half.

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