SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – Dylan Stull scored 14 points as Grove City earned a hard-fought 51-47 overtime win over Slippery Rock in an early-season Region 4 showdown.
Stull’s potential game-winner at the end of regulation was blocked, sending the game to overtime.
Slippery Rock led, 44-39 with 3:16 to go, but didn’t score again in regulation.
Gavin Lutz had nine points for the Eagles, while Landon Haggart chipped in with eight and Josh Dreves seven.
Dylan Gordon led Slippery Rock with 13 points, while Shane Thompson added 10 and Brady Prementine nine.
MEADVILLE 64, OIL CITY 62, overtime
OIL CITY, Pa. – Khalon Simmons poured in 27 points as Meadville outlasted Oil City in overtime 64-62.
The game was back-and-forth throughout, with neither team able to gain a significant advantage. Simmons drained five threes and Lucas Luteran, who finished with 12 points, hitting four from distance.
Jack Burchard also finished with 12 points for the Bulldogs.
Cam VanWormer notched 21 points for Oil City and Jake Hornbeck 20. Judias Johnson was also in double figures for the Oilers with 13.
FAIRVIEW 46, MERCYHURST PREP 29
FAIRVIEW, Pa. – James Sitter scored 15 points as Fairview earned a 46-29 win over Mercyhurst Prep.
Sitter added six rebounds and three assists in the win.
The Tigers used a 15-1 second-quarter run to assume control, with John Seybert chipping in with seven points and Logan Frazao, Tyler Shultz and Zach Franos six each.
Trey Battle had 15 points for Mercyhurst Prep.
SENECA 58, EISENHOWER 28
WATTSBURG, Pa. – Seneca built an 18-point lead after the first quarter on its way to a 58-28 win over Eisenhower.
Logan Kibbe led the way with 17 points, while Jacob Young added 16 and Evan Moffett nine.
Curt Darling had eight points to pace Eisenhower.
KENNEDY CATHOLIC 89, WEST MIDDLESEX 51
HERMITAGE, Pa. – Kennedy Catholic went over 80 points for the second consecutive game in an 89-51 victory over West Middlesex.
Gio Magestro poured in 25 points for the Golden Eagles, while Elijah Harden had 24 and Malik Lampkins-Rudolph 13.
Richie Preston led West Middlesex with 17 points.
GREENVILLE 37, SHARON 35
GREENVILLE, Pa. – Grenville withstood a last-ditch attempt by Sharon to win 37-35 in Region 4 action.
Logan Lentz led Greenville with 11 points, while Jalen Ritzert had 10.
Derek Douglas paced Sharon with 11 points and Joe Messina had eight.
ROCKY GROVE 62, JAMESTOWN 50
JAMESTOWN, Pa. – Rocky Grove followed up a big win over Farrell with a 62-50 win over Jamestown.
Isaac Clayton had another big game for the Orioles, pouring in a game-high 24 points, including six made three’s.
The Orioles outscored the Muskies 27-13 in the fourth quarter en route to the win. Quinn Ritchey added 15 points for Rocky Grove and Reece Henderson nine.
The duo of Cameron Keyser and Peyton McElihinney scored 19 and 18 points, respectively.
HARBOR CREEK 57, NORTH EAST 51
NORTH EAST, Pa. – Jaden Rocco scored 16 points as Harbor Creek outlasted North East in a non-region battle, 57-51.
Nick Krahe added 14 points for the Huskies and Travis Kruszewski 12.
North East’s Noah Crozier poured in a game-high 20 points and Ryan Mayes added 10.
CATHEDRAL PREP 55, PACIFICA CHRISTIAN (CALIF.) 45
LAS VEGAS, NEV. – Amaree Pickens led a balanced effort with 14 points as Cathedral Prep knocked off Pacifica Christian (Santa Monica, Calif), 55-45 in Round 1 of the Tarkanian Classic.
Nick Lydic added 10 points for the Ramblers, while Jake Sambuchino and Zion Barksdale had nine each.
HICKORY 71, WILMINGTON 18
HERMITAGE, Pa. – Aidan Enoch led a balanced attack with 13 points as Hickory toppled Wilmington, 71-18 in Region 4 action.
Joey Fazzone chipped in with 11 points, while Jackson Pryts added eight.
Pierce Nagel led Wilmington with 10 points.
MAPLEWOOD 46, FORT LEBOEUF 42
GUYS MILLS, Pa. – Maplewood outscored Fort LeBoeuf by 13 in the second half en route to a 46-42 non-region win.
Luke Sleeman was the lone Tiger in double figures with 14 points, while Noah Burk added nine in the win.
Ronan Dorler and Dom Russo scored 15 points each for LeBoeuf.
GENERAL MCLANE 67, CONNEAUT (Pa.) 23
EDINBORO, Pa. – Danny Bruce led four General McLane players in double figures with 18 points as General McLane earned a 67-23 win over Conneaut (Pa.).
Dane Jukes netted 12 points for the Lancers and Jeremiah Schreiber and Logan Anderson 10 each.
Ryan Richardson had six points for Conneaut.
GIRARD 67, UNION CITY 40
UNION CITY, Pa. – Dylan McDonald poured in 24 points as Girard bested Union City, 67-40.
JJ Lehman netted 13 for the Yellow Jackets, who broke the game open with a 20-5 third-quarter run.
Wyatt Post had 14 points to lead UC and Matthew Bennett 10.
ELLWOOD CITY 61, SHARPSVILLE 32
ELLWOOD CITY, Pa. – Joseph Roth and Steve Anuono scored 14 points apiece as Ellwood City beat Sharpsville, 61-32.
James Thomas scored 16 points to lead Sharpsville.