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Dec. 22, 2022 D10 Hoops: Warren Boys Top Fairview; Franklin Boys Hand Farrell First Loss; CASH Girls Triumph

Warren's Tommy Nyquist. Photo by Andy Close.

Dec. 22, 2022 D10 Hoops

BOYS

WARREN 70, FAIRVIEW 61

WARREN, Pa. – In a battle between two teams who are quite familiar with each other in recent seasons, Warren drained 12 3’s on its way to a 70-61 win over Fairview.

           

“I think we’re playing very well,” Warren junior Tommy Nyquist said. “We bounced back from that one loss to Prep with a couple of big wins. We shot the ball well tonight.”

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Nyquist led four Dragons in double figures with 18 points, while Braylon Barnes had 17.

The two teams had met five times in the last two seasons, with Fairview holding a 4-1 edge. The one Warren win a D10 quarterfinal win in the 2020-21 campaign.

The teams are in different regions this cycle, however, and with Fairview going down to Class 3A, this marked the only time the two will meet this season.

Warren (5-1) jumped out to a 22-14 lead after the first quarter and led throughout, but Fairview was able to stay within striking distance for most of the game.

Nyquist got off to a hot start offensively, scoring 11 of his 18 points in the first eight minutes, including a drive with five seconds left in the quarter that came on the heels of a Konnor Hoffman lead that extended Warren’s lead to 22-14.

“Fairview has a good team,” Nyquist said. “This is great competition so that when we get into the region we’re ready to compete.”

Fairview, which was coming off its first win of the season over Sharon in overtime, was able to cut the lead to five at halftime thanks in large part to the play of Jeremy Frazao and Archie Murphey.

Frazao drilled a 3 to start the second quarter as Fairview held Warren scoreless for over two minutes. Murphey also drilled a 3 in the quarter and Frazao’s second made it 31-30 with 1:30 to go before halftime.

Warren’s Owen Becker went on a personal 4-0 run to close the half, extending the Warren lead to five.

               

Parks Ordiway, who was held scoreless in the first half, got hot in the second half, scoring 13 points, including a late third-quarter triple to make it 50-41, with Barnes also hitting a pair of 3’s in the quarter.

A Brady Berdine layup (Berdine briefly exited the game after a hard spill in the third quarter) gave Warren its biggest lead of the game at 58-46 with 5:30 to play in the game.

Fairview went on a 7-0 run, with Frazao hitting one of his three fourth-quarter triples in the spurt to get them back within 58-53 with 3:01 to play. Frazao scored 11 of his 24 points in the fourth quarter.

An Ordiway 3 put an end to that, however, and Barnes and Nyquist combined to go 7-of-9 from the line to seal the Warren win.

Becker made it four Warren players in double figures scoring with 11 points.

“We’re going to work hard tomorrow and get back after it,” Nyquist said.

WARREN 70, FAIRVIEW 61

Score By Quarters

   

Fairview 14 16 13 18 – 61
Warren 22 13 15 20 – 70

FAIRVIEW – 61

John Seyboldt 4 3-3 11, Jeremy Frazao 7 5-5 24, Zach Scott 0 1-2 1, Charles Chevalier 1 0-0 2, Archie Murphey 6 6-7 21, Vincent Campoli 1 0-0-2, Sam Work 0 0-0 0. Totals 19 15-17-70

WARREN 70

Parks Ordiway 4 1-2 13, Brady Berdine 2 1-4 5, Tommy Nyquist 6 5-6 18, Owen Becker 4 2-3 11, Braylon Barnes 6 2-3 17, Konnor Hoffman 2 1-2 6, Jack Darling 0 0-0 0, Totals 24 12-20 70

Three-pointers: Fairview 8 (Frazao 5, Murphey 3). Warren 12 (Ordiway 4, Barnes 3, Nyquist, Becker, Hoffman)

FRANKLIN 53, FARRELL 42

FRANKLIN, Pa. – Franklin outscored Farrell 21-7 in the fourth quarter to hand the Steelers their first loss of the season, 53-42.

Damon Curry scored nine of his 12 points in the fourth quarter, including a 7-of-8 effort from the free throw line.

The Knights went 28-of-35 from the free throw line for the game, as Jalen Wood and Ethan Owens were also in double figures with 14 and 10 points, respectively, while Cole Buckley added eight.

Nasir O’Kane led Farrell with a game-high 18 points, 13 of which came in the first half, while Lamont Samuels added nine.

CATHEDRAL PREP 57, PINGREE (Mass.) 47

KISSIMMEE, Fla. – Cathedral Prep concluded a 3-0 trip with a 57-47 win over Pingree (Mass.) in the championship game of the KSA Tournament Blue Bracket.

Amaree Pickens had 14 points and Jake Sambuchino 11 for the Ramblers, as the duo earned Co-Tournament MVP honors.

Tavion Spencer added 12 points for Prep, which improved to 6-0 overall with the win.

GROVE CITY 53, REYNOLDS 21

GROVE CITY, Pa. – Brett Loughry poured in 16 points as Grove City earned a 53-21 win over Reynolds.

Nathan Greer added 13 points for GC, while Gavin Lutz added eight.

Haydin McLaughlin and PJ Winkle had six points each for Reynolds.

KANE 60, YOUNGSVILLE 26

KANE, Pa. – Landon Darr poured in 27 points as Kane earned a 60-26 win over Youngsville.

The game was tied 14-14 after the first quarter, with Kane going on a 15-2 run in the second quarter to take control.

Darr scored 12 of his 27 points in the first quarter, while Ricky Zampogna scored eight of his 17 points in the second quarter.

Sam Lundeen was also in double figures for Kane with 11 points.

Koby Hendrickson led Youngsville with 11 points.

COCHRANTON 58, CRANBERRY 37

SENECA, Pa. – Landon Homa and Chase Miller scored 15 points each as Cochranton earned a 58-37 win over Cranberry.

Cochranton outscored Cranberry 17-7 in the third quarter to extend its lead to 20 points en route to the win.

Devin Zerbe led Cranberry with eight points, while Ashton Weaver added seven.

UNION 81, TITUSVILLE 51

TITUSVILLE, Pa. – Zander Laughlin scored a career-high 33 points to help Union to an 81-51 win at Titusville.

Laughlin was 14 of 27 from the field, including 5 of 8 from 3-point range. Laughlin added nine rebounds and three assists.

Payton Johnston added 23 points, nine rebounds, and four assists for the Golden Knights with Dawson Camper recording a monster double-double with 15 points and 20 rebounds.

Manny Perez had 17 points for Titusville with Isaiah Colon scoring 11.

GIRLS

MCDOWELL 47, FOUKE (Ark.) 37

KISSIMMEE, Fla. – McDowell outscored Fouke (Ark.) 17-4 in the second quarter on its way to the KSA Tournament Red Bracket title with a 48-37 win.

Jessica Hetz was named Tournament MVP and scored 15 points in the win.

Mercedes Feronti was also in double figures for the Trojans, who improved to 7-0, with 10 points.

CONNEAUT 55, FORT LEBOEUF 51

LINESVILLE, Pa. – Hannah Brady poured in 20 points as CASH earned a 55-51 win over Fort LeBoeuf.

CASH outscored Fort LeBoeuf 33-26 in the second half, as Morgan Poff had 13 points and Lainie Harrington had 12.

Harrington added nine assists and seven rebounds for CASH, while Brady had five rebounds and Jacqui Detelich eight rebounds.
Jillian Soder had 23 points for Fort LeBoeuf.

HICKORY 54, FARRELL 34

HERMITAGE, Pa. – Hickory outscored Farrell 32-11 in the second and third quarters on its way to a 54-34 win over Farrell.

Mariah Swanson poured in a game-high 19 points for Hickory, while Kimora Roberts added 10 points and Malana Beach nine.

Damerra Thomas and Janiya Daniels had nine points each for Farrell.

BUTLER 67, MERCYHURST PREP 53

ERIE, Pa. – Butler outscored Mercyhurst Prep 26-10 in the fourth quarter en route to a 67-53 win.

Justine Forbes led Butler with 20 points.

Olivia Kulyk had 18 points to pace Mercyhurst Prep.

SHARON 56, SAEGERTOWN 32

SHARON, Pa. – Lacey Root led three Sharon players in double figures with 14 points in a 56-32 win over Saegertown.

India McGee and Daryonaa Nixon added 10 points apiece for the Tigers.

Lindsey Greco led Saegertown with 10 points.

NORWIN 53, KENNEDY CATHOLIC 29

NORTH HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Kate Botti had 15 points and Ava Kobus 13 to send Norwin to a 53-29 win over Kennedy Catholic.

Layke Fields led Kennedy Catholic with 16 points.

MOHAWK 53, SHARPSVILLE 41

BESSEMER, Pa. – Erynee Capalbo poured in 32 points as Mohawk earned a 53-41 win over Sharpsville.

Deyani Revis added 13 points for Mohawk.

Tori Kimpan had 12 points and Lily Palko 11 points for Sharpsville.

MAPLEWOOD 53, GIRARD 13

GIRARD, Pa. – Eleven different Maplewood players made their way into the scoring column in a 53-13 win over Girard.

Bailey Varndell had 12 points to lead Maplewood, while Sadie Thomas and Maggie Means tallied eight points each.

Peyton Kallicky had six points for Girard.

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