Kane Girls Hand Curwensville 59-31 Setback

KANE — The Curwensville Area High School girls basketball team never discovered its shooting touch until the fourth quarter and suffered a 59-31 loss to once-beaten Kane in an Allegheny Mountain League cross-over make-up game Wednesday night.

The Lady Tide, which opened the season with four wins, fell behind 13-4 after one period and trailed 28-11 at halftime in its second straight setback.

The Lady Wolves (7-1) continued their defensive pressure in the third quarter to salt away their fifth win in a row with a 23-point outburst.

They were led by Kaila Jamerson with 21 points. Nerissa Rich added 10.

Curwensville registered 16 of its points in the final eight minutes.

Becca Johnson and Tiffany Carter tallied eight and seven points, respectively, for the Lady Tide.

Kane also was victorious in the junior varsity game, 46-24. Haley McGarry paced Curwensville with 12 points.

First place in the Allegheny Mountain League South Division will be at stake Friday when Curwensville and DuBois Central Catholic match 2-0 records in Patton Hall.

CURWENSVILLE — 31

Heather Thorp 3  0-0  6, Tierra Shope 0  0-0  0, Becca Johnson 4  0-0  8, Ciara Strickland 2  0-0  4, Katrina Seaburn 1  4-4  6, Tiffany Carter 1  5-6  7, Kealy Wassil 0  0-0  0, Abby Dugo 0  0-0  0.  TOTALS: 11  9-10  31.

KANE — 59

Kaila Jamerson 9  3-7  21, Shannon Kocjancic 1  0-0  2, Audrey Perry 3  1-1  7, Nerissa Rich 4  2-4  10, Dawn Saquin 1  2-3  4, Taylor Bucheit 3  0-0  6, Katelyn Moran 0  0-0  0, Taylor Morgan 3  0-0  6, Jackie Bedford 0  1-2  1, Taylor Detrick 0  0-0  0, Kelsey Johnson 1  0-0  2, Emily Turden 0  0-0  0.  TOTALS: 25  9-17  59.

Score by Quarters

Curwensville   4   7   4  16  -  31

Kane                 13  15  23   8  -  59

Lady Tide Scoreboard:

Date Opponent Score Record
12/10 MO VALLEY 52 – 16 1 – 0
12/11 BROCKWAY 57 – 32 2 – 0
12/14 @ Ridgway 70 – 28 3 – 0
12/19 HARMONY 60 – 15 4 – 0
12/21 @ Kane ppd. 4 – 0
12/27 @ Clearfield 52 – 60 4 – 1
01/02 @ Kane 31 – 59 4 – 2
01/04 DUBOIS CENTRAL

 

 

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