Beallsville falls; Bridgeport stays unblemished

BEALLSVILLE – Frontier jumped out to a 17-point lead after the first quarter and never looked back en route to a 90-70 triumph against Beallsville on Friday night.

Nick Camino paced the Cougars with a game-high 23 points, including three 3-pointers.

Dalton Secrest topped the Blue Devils with 21 points. Tristan Palmer added 14 points, while Chase Mercer and ogan Nippert added 11 and 10 points, respectively.

Caldwell 53, River 31

CALDWELL – Jonathan Weichman scored 19 points and grabbed 13 boards as Caldwell topped River.

Tanner Clark added 13 points for the Redskins (4-1).

Ryan Indermuhle paced the Pilots with nine points.

Bridgeport 63, Toronto 53

TORONTO – The homestanding Red Knights owned a 10-point cushion at halftime, but a hot-shooting performance by Bridgeport in the second half sparked the Bulldogs to a 63-53 victory.

Coach Donnie Cash’s team is now 3-0 on the season and tallied 41 points in the fina two quarters.

Bridgeport was led by junior Parker Dyson’s 17. Classmate Bailey McGrath added 14 points and Q.J. Williams netted 12 tallies. Robert Teeman added 11. Both Williams and Dyson had double-doubles with 12 and 11 rebounds, respectively.

Chez Glenn paced Toronto with 17 points.


(Late Thursday)

Harrison Central 71, Edison 60

CADIZ – Katie Ellzy scored 31 points and pulled down 11 rebounds Thursday night as Harrison Central defeated visiting Edison 71-60 in girls’ basketball action inside the John W. Stephenson Center.

Ellzy meshed 11 two-point goals and nine of 10 free throws in her season-high effort.

Shianne Nameth added 15 points and four assists for the Huskies (4-2), who have won four straight after a pair of season-opening losses.

Harrison Central hosts Beaver Local Saturday in Scio due to a scheduling conflict at the John W. Stephenson Center.