Basketball

JB girls snap 4-game losing streak

The James Buchanan Lady Rockets used a big third quarter to pull off a 56-48 win Friday night over Boiling Springs in a Mid Penn Colonial Division basketball game.

JB (6-12), which ended a 4-game losing skid, led 26-19 at halftime and outscored the Bubblers 17-9 in the third quarter.

Abby Mackling broke out for a game-high 20 points to lead the Lady Rockets. Cass Martin (15) and Maggie Strawoet (10) also scored in double figures for JB.

James Buchanan 56, Boiling Springs 48
BOILING SPRINGS
Jumper 1 0-0 2, Ridenour 0 0-2 0, Yocum 5 0-0 12, Brumbaugh 0 2-2 2, Stouffer 1 5-6 7, Hemler 5 6-13 17, Fink 3 2-2 8. Totals 15 15-25 48.
JAMES BUCHANAN
Strawoet 5 0-0 10, Heinbaugh 2 1-2 5, Kimmel 0 2-6 2, Martin 6 3-5 15, Mackling 8 2-4 20, Jones 0 0-0 0, Blair 0 0-2 0, Manikowski  0 0-1 0, Keefer 1 2-2 4, Sollenberger 0 0-0 0. Totals 22 10-22 56.
Boiling Springs 6 13 9 20 – 48
James Buchanan 13 13 17 13 – 56
3-point shots – BS 3 (Yocum 2, Hemler); JB 2 (Mackling).

 

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