Basketball Roundup 12/22/17 Fulton/FM

Boys Basketball

Southern Fulton 56, Tussey Mountain 36

Southern Fulton 3-1 (3-0 ICC, 3-1 SHL) traveled to Tussey Mt. and won convincingly 56-36.  Justin Morris led the Indians with 14 points and 4 assists. Mitchell Potter stuffed the stat sheet with 13 points, 13 rebounds, 6 steals and 4 assists.  SF won the JV contest 55-35 as  Dylan Melton scored 20 points. Southern Fulton will take on Berkeley Springs in opening night action of the Tri-State Shootout at 7:30 p.m., Dec. 27, at Berkeley Springs High School.

Southern Huntingdon 67, Forbes Road 59

A big third quarter propelled Southern Huntingdon to a 67-59 win over visiting Forbes Road (2-3, 1-3 SHL, 1-2 ICC) in league action. Grayson Hall led the Cardinals with 23 points and 13 rebounds. Brycen Hohman had 13 points and 10 rebounds and Logan Deshong added 10 points, while Talon Blair chipped in 9. Cardinal Coach Trent Black said, “We lost our flow offensively in the third quarter and this one got away from us.  While we’re disappointed with the loss, this was our best overall effort so far.  Hopefully we can continue to build on that and bring this same energy moving forward.” Forbes Road will travel to Claysburg for the Claysburg Holiday Tournament on Dec. 28th, with an 8:00 p.m. start. JV: Southern Huntingdon 45, Forbes Road 23

Everett 79, Fannett Metal 43

The Tigers (0-4, 0-4 SHL, 0-4 ICC) hosted a strong Everett squad and were outscored in each quarter to be handed a 79-43 league loss. Lucas Wingert led the Tigers with 22 points. F-M assistant coach Tony Brookens said, “We knew they were a very good defensive team and a deep team.”

Girls Basketball

Northern Bedford 37, McConnellsburg 31

The Lady Spartans (1-4, 0-3 SHL, 0-3 ICC) traveled to Northern Bedford and dropped a league contest 37-31. More information will come as it becomes available.