Basketball

G-A rdp for 1/14: Northern hands girls basketball a loss

GIRLS BASKETBALL
Northern York 40, Greencastle-Antrim 25: The Polar Bears used a strong third quarter to turn the game around and went on to defeat the Blue Devils in a Mid Penn Colonial game Tuesday night.

Greencastle (9-4, 5-2 MPC) held a 16-14 lead at halftime, but suffered through a third period in which it was outscored 16-4.

The defense of Northern (7-5, 4-3 MPC) contested most of G-A’s shots and the Blue Devils had a rough night shooting, hitting only 9 of 47 shots (19%), including only 2 of 23 attempts from beyond the 3-point arc.

Olivia Winslow scored 5 points and grabbed 12 rebounds for Greencastle, Mia Libby had 7 points and snagged 6 boards and Sayge Wilhide had 5 points and 5 rebounds.

BOYS BASKETBALL
Northern York 77, Greencastle-Antrim 58: The red-hot Polar Bears jumped ahead of the Blue Devils 35-18 by halftime and never let up for a Mid Penn Colonial victory Tuesday night.

Northern (13-2, 7-0 MPC) got only 9 points from its leading scorer, Nate McGill, but Jordan Heisey took up the slack with a 29-point effort.

For the Blue Devils (2-11, 1-6 MPC), Adam Root struck for 18 points, Thomas Lewis scored 12, Adam Murr had 9 and Zach Cole 8.

Northern 77, Greencastle 58
NORTHERN
Zach French 1 0-0 3, Jordan Heisey 10 3-6 29, Jacob Hamm 4 2-4 11, Tyler Weary 2 2-2 6, Eddie Ensor 3 0-0 9, Alec Welshans 5 0-0 10, NatMcGill 2 5-8 9. Totals 27 12-20 77.
GREENCASTLE
Bobby Emberson 0 0-0 0, Adam Murr 4 0-0 9, J.T. English 1 0-0 3, Riley Gembe 1 0-0 2, Ethan Shank 0 0-0 0, Tim Ehko 1 1-1 3, Thomas Lewis 2 7-9 12, Adam Root 7 0-0 18, Zach Cole 4 0-0 8, Jackson Wright 1 1-2 3. Totals 21 9-12 58.
Northern York            18   17   25   17   —   77
Greencastle                   9     9   15   25   —   58           
3-point shots — NY 9 (Heisey 4, Ensor 3, French, Hamm); GA 7 (Root 4, Murr, English, Lewis).

WRESTLING
West Perry 67, Greencastle-Antrim 12: The Blue Devils (1-10, 0-4 MPC) were able to pick up a pair of victories against the Mustangs.

At 145 pounds, Jared Miller scored a fall over Jeremy Jeffries in 1:45, while at 126, Lorcan Wright won by forfeit.

In a close bout at 120, G-A’s Garrett Keener was defeated 8-4 by Nolen Zeigler.