Tide Second Half Comeback Dumps Glendale 60-49 Behind Terry’s 34 Points

FLINTON – The Curwensville Golden Tide boys basketball team remained unbeaten in Moshannon Valley League (MVL) play, beating Glendale Wednesday night on the Vikings home court, 60-49. .

The Tide, who are now 8-8 on the season and perfect in the MVL at 6-0, defeated Glendale on January 20 in Curwensville, 82-47.

Victory wasn’t easy for the Tide as it trailed after two quarters 25-22 to the Vikings, now 1-6 in the MVL.

Whatever head coach Matt Wassil said at halftime certainly did the trick as Curwensville turned on some offense in outscoring Glendale 38-24 over the final 16 minutes to pick up the win.

Speaking of offense, the Tide’s Josh Terry exploded for 34 tallies to pace Curwensville, while Devon Barrett helped out by scoring 11 points.

The Vikings’ leading scorers were Josh Potutsching with 16 and Jackson Kitko with 11 points.

The junior varsity game was also won by the Golden Tide, 45-33, as Jeremy Irwin dumped in 15 and Adam Miller 10 for Curwensville.

Curwensville will be at home on Friday against Johnsonburg in an Allegany Mountain League contest with JV action stating at 6 pm and the varsity to immediately follow.

Listen to the Curwensville-Johnsonburg game on WOKW-FM, 102.9, starting with the pre-game show at approximately 7:15 pm.

CURWENSVILLE – 60
Noah Von Gunden 0 0-0 0, Devon Barrett 3 3-4 11, Josh Terry 14 3-5 34, Avery Francisco 3 1-2 7, Christian Bakaysa 2 1-2 5, Nick Stewart 0 0-0 0, Dakota Bloom 0 3-6 3, Jeremy Irwin 0 0-0 0, Nate McKenrick 0 0-0 0
TOTALS – 22 11-19 60

GLENDALE – 49
Jacob Jasper 2 4-5 8, Josh Potutsching 7 2-3 16, Colton Leyo 0 0-0 0, Nick Blake 3 1-1 8, Jackson Kitko 5 1-2 11, Ryan St. Clair 2 1-1 5, Shane McMurray 0 1-2 1
TOTALS – 19 10-14 49

SCORE BY QUARTERS:
CURWENSVILLE 13 9 20 18 60
GLENDALE 15 10 11 13 49
THREE-POINTER FG: CURWENSVILLE – 5; Terry 3, Barrett 2. GLENDALE – 1; Blake.

Golden Tide Scoreboard:

Date Opponent Score Record
12/08 @ Clearfield 52 – 54 0 – 1
12/11 WEST BRANCH 57 – 54 ot 1 – 1
12/15 @ Mo Valley 61 – 49 2 – 1
12/20 GLENDALE 82 – 47 3 – 1
12/28 @ Freeport Tourney
12/28 vs. Freeport 54 – 85 3 – 2
12/29 vs. Mercyhurst Prep 32 – 46 3 – 3
01/03 @ Ridgway 32 – 52 3 – 4
01/05 BROCKWAY ppd. 3 – 4
01/09 DUBOIS CENTRAL CATH 58 – 49 4 – 4
01/11 HARMONY 90 – 74 5 – 4
01/12 BROCKWAY ppd. 5 – 4
01/16 @ Elk County Catholic 46 – 78 5 – 5
01/19 KANE 58 – 45 6 – 5
01/22 MO VALLEY 60 – 53 7 – 5
01/23 RIDGWAY 44 – 57 7 – 6
01/26 @ Brockway 48 – 53 7 – 7
01/30 BROCKWAY 50 – 58 7 – 8
01/31 @ Glendale 60 – 49 8 – 8
02/02 JOHNSONBURG
02/06 @ DuBois Central Catholic
02/07 @ West Branch
02/09 @ Sheffield
02/12 CLEARFIELD
02/14 @ Harmony
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