Leechburg Dumps Golden Tide 83-45

LEECHBURG- It was indeed a long road trip for the Curwensville boys basketball team traveling to Leechburg Friday evening to play the Blue Devils.

After it was over the Golden Tide still remain winless, losing to Leechburg by a score of 83-45.

Curwensville won the first quarter with a 16-14 effort, but the second quarter was ugly. Real ugly.

Leechburg pretty much put the game away with a crushing 29-2 edge over the second eight minutes to lead by 25 at the intermission 43-18.

The Blue Devils won the somewhat more competitive second half 40-23 to pick up the victory.

Christian Bakaysa paced the Golden Tide offense with 15 tallies.

For Leechburg, Dylan Cook had 28 points, followed by Jake Blumer with 22, Connor McDermott scoring 11 and John Miskinis adding 10.

The Tide (0-6) are off until Friday January 4 when they are at Brockway to face off against the Rovers. The junior varsity game starts at 6 pm with the varsity to immediately follow.

You can listen to the Golden Tide-Brockway game on WOKW-FM, 102.9, beginning with the pre-game show at approximately 7:15 pm.

CURWENSVILLE – 45

Ty Terry 2 0-0 5, Dakota Bloom 2 0-0 4, Jeremy Irwin 1 0-0 2, Christian Bakaysa 6 2-3 15, Avery Francisco 4 1-3 9, Trevor Lansberry 1 0-2 2, Lincoln Giuffre 0 0-2 0, Adam Miller 2 2-2 6, Scott Condon 1 0-2 2, TOTALS – 19 5-14 45

LEECHBURG – 83

John Miskinis 5 0-0 10, Connor McDermott 4 0-0 11, Jake Blumer 6 10-18 22, Dylan Cook 13 0-1 28, Dalton Hamm 1 0-0 2, Eli Rich 3 1-2 8, Dane Davies 1 0-0 2, TOTALS – 33 11-21 83

SCORE BY QUARTERS:

CURWENSVILLE 16 2 12 11 45
LEECHBURG 14 29 23 17 83

THREE-POINTERS: CURWENSVILLE – 2 Terry, Bakaysa LEECHBURG – 6 McDermott 3, Cook 2, Rich

Golden Tide Scoreboard:

Date Opponent Score Record
12/07 @ Clearfield 32 – 77 0 – 1
12/10 @ Mo Valley 26 – 56 0 – 2
12/14 RIDGWAY 26 – 65 0 – 3
12/17 @ Penns Manor 53 – 66 0 – 4
12/19 GLENDALE 45 – 66 0 – 5
12/21 @ Leechburg 45 – 83 0 – 6
01/04 @ Brockway
01/08 @ DuBois Central
01/10 @ Harmony
01/15 ELK COUNTY CATHOLIC
01/16 @ West Branch
01/18 @ Kane
01/21 HARMONY
01/22 @ Ridgway
01/25 BROCKWAY
01/28 WEST BRANCH
01/30 @ Glendale
02/01 @ Johnsonburg
02/05 DUBOIS CENTRAL
02/08 SHEFFIELD
02/11 MO VALLEY
02/13 CLEARFIELD

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