Basketball

Greencastle defeats Donegal 77-61

The Greencastle-Antrim Blue Devils opened District 3 play with a 77-61 win over Donegal Monday night at Greencastle.

Bryon Gembe scored 28 points to lead the Blue Devils. Brandon Stuhler and Bryon Gembe added 15 each. Greencastle went on an 18-4 run late in second quarter to build a 39-26 halftime lead.

With the victory Greencastle clinches a berth in state playoffs and will host William Penn on Thursday in the District 3 quarterfinals at 7:00 p.m. The winner will advance to the District 3 semi final game to be played at the Giant Center in Hershey.