Bald Eagle Area Defeats Bison 68-41 in Purchase Line Tournament

PURCHASE LINE – The Bald Eagle Area High School boys basketball team advanced to the championship game of the Purchase Line Lions Club Tournament with a 68-41 win over the Clearfield Bison on Friday night at Purchase Line High School.

The Eagles also defeated the Bison on December 18 at Clearfield, 89-57, in a game that Bald Eagle Area connected on 11 three-pointers.

Clearfield was much more competitive this time around, trailing at the half by only four points, 33-29.

Bald Eagle Area turned on the defense in the second 16 minutes, outscoring the suddenly cold shooting Bison 35-12.

Freshman Will Myers led Clearfield with 14, while senior Derek Hryn chipped in with 10.

Bald Eagle Area was paced by Bryce Greene and his game high of 23 with Brandon Gettig tossing in 14 and Bryan Greene 11.

Clearfield, now 1-5, will play in the consolation game Saturday at  6 pm against Harmony, which lost in the other semi-final contest to host Purchase Line.

CLEARFIELD – 41

Seth Ford 0 0-1 0,  Erik Sellers 1 0-2 2,  Jon Janocko 2 0-0 4,  Wyatt Westen 0 1-2 1,  Will Myers 6 1-2 14,  Andy Brown 2 2-4 6,  Derek Hryn 3 2-2 10,  Cody Spaid 0 0-0 0,  Evan Brown 0 0-0 0,  Devon Jones, 1 0-0 2,  Kaleb Taylor 0 0-0 0,  Luke Goddisart 1 0-0 2, TOTALS –  16   6-13   41.

BALD EAGLE AREA – 68

Bryan Greene 5 1-2 11,  Bryce Greene 9 5-5 23,  Ryan Dyke 1 0-0 2,  Brandon Gettig 6 1-3 14,  Jason Jones 2 2-3 6,  Jeffrey Bennett 0 1-2 1,  Trey Butterworth 3 0-0 8,  Sammy Connor 0 1-2 1,  Noah Chambers 1 0-0 2,  A. J. Onder 0 0-0 0, TOTALS  –   27   11-17   68.

THREE-POINTERS: Hryn 2; Myers, Butterworth 2, Gettig.

SCORE BY QUARTERS:

CLEARFIELD 12 17 6 6 41

BALD EAGLE AREA 17 16 22 13 68

Bison Scoreboard:

Date Opponent Score Record
12/09 CURWENSVILLE 38 – 56 0 – 1
12/10 @ Central 32 – 55 0 – 2
12/13 @ Huntingdon 41 – 65 0 – 3
12/18 BALD EAGLE AREA 57 – 89 0 – 4
12/20 @ Bellefonte 52 – 51 1 – 4
@ PL Lions Club Tourney
12/27 vs. Bald Eagle Area 41 – 68 1 – 5
12/28 vs. Harmony
01/03 @ Punxsutawney
01/06 TYRONE
01/07 @ Brookville
01/10 @ Penns Valley
01/14 PHILIPSBURG-OSCEOLA
01/17 ST. MARYS
01/20 DUBOIS
01/22 CENTRAL
01/24 HUNTINGDON
01/29 @ Bald Eagle Area
01/31 BELLEFONTE
02/05 @ Tyrone
02/07 PENNS VALLEY
02/12 @ Philipsburg-Osceola
02/14 @ Curwensville
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