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Wellsville has wake-up call in league opener

From Staff Reports

HANOVERTON — United turned in a 58-52 win over Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference favorites Wellsville on Friday.

Parker Berdine led the winners with 15 points, nine of which were scored in the first quarter. Steffen Jarrett was tough on the boards with 14 points.

United led by as much as eight in the fourth quarter only to see the Tigers cut the lead to one late.

Jaxson Brewer had 18 points for the Tigers. Isaiah Greathouse, who fouled out late, added 17 points.

The Eagles (1-1, 1-0) were able to close with timely free throw shooting.

United hosts Crestview on Tuesday. Wellsville (1-1, 0-1) is at Southern next Friday.

United won the jayvee game, 43-34. Beau Eichler had 15 points for the Eagles. Elijah Douglas had 14 points for the Tigers.

WELLSVILLE: 9-12-14-17–52

UNITED: 16-12-14-16–58

WELLSVILLE SCORING: Eddie Stock 2-2-6, Jaxson Brewer 6-6-18, Dalton Heffner 0-0-0, Isaiah Greathouse 7-0-17, Nate McGraw 1-0-2, Tyrell Watkins 0-0-0, Gavin Kountz 4-0-9. TEAM TOTALS: 20, 8-19: 52.

UNITED SCORING: Brock Rhodes 1-2-4, Parker Berdine 6-0-15, Nevin Hahlen 2-4-8, Grant Knight 3-0-6, Ward Kiko 4-1-9, Luke Courtney 1-0-2, Steffen Jarrett 7-0-14. TEAM TOTALS: 24, 7-15: 58.

Three-point goals: Wellsville 4 (Greathouse 3, Kountz), United 3 (Berdine).

Lisbon 63, Jefferson Co. Christian 52

LISBON — Trevor Siefke had 21 points, five assists and four steals as Lisbon bested Jefferson County Christian 63-52 on Friday.

Hunter Dailey added 12 points and seven rebounds. Hunter Sturgeon picked up six boards.

Lisbon is 2-1 and hosts Urban Scholars Tuesday.

Lisbon won the jayvee game, 59-35. Alex Schreffler and Giovanni Estrada had 13 points each.

JEFF. CO.: 13-16-15-8–52

LISBON: 18-15-15-15–63

JEFFERSON COUNTY CHRISTIAN SCORING: Carlomi Young 0-0-0, Carl Young 1-0-2, Ben Adams 2-0-5, Noah Wineberg 7-2-19, Seth Richardson 6-0-16, Mason Gump 1-0-2, Derric McMasters 4-0-8. TEAM TOTALS: 21, 2-6: 52.

LISBON SCORING: Logan Stauffer 4-0-8, Trevor Siefke 8-0-21, Hunter Sturgeon 3-1-8, Hunter Dailey 5-2-12, Austin Dailey 3-0-8, Tate Wallen 2-2-6. TEAM TOTALS: 25, 5-7: 63.

Three-point goals: Jefferson County 8 (Richardson 4, iceberg 3, Adams), Lisbon 8 (Siefke 5, Dailey 2, Sturgeon).

Heartland 74, Leetonia 38

COLUMBIANA — Heartland Christian extended its perfect start with a 74-38 win over Leetonia on Friday.

Jonathan Bertovich had 19 points to lead the Lions, 4-0. Stephen Barnes had 11 points.

Heartland will visit Jackson-Milton on Tuesday.

Joe Guido had 15 points for the Bears, 0-2.

Heartland won the jayvee game, 37-31.

LEETONIA: 9-12-8-9–38

HEARTLAND: 18-23-18-15–74

LEETONIA SCORING: Joe Guido 6-3-15, Noah Riffe 0-0-0, Tim Johnson 2-0-5, Ethan Mancuso 0-0-0, Tim Finch 1-1-3, Andrew Buford 1-0-2, Ashbee Merritt 3-0-6, Carson Brock 2-0-6, Jack McCool 0-1-1, Case Henderson 0-0-0, Andrew Hendricks 0-0-0, CJ Faulkner 0-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 15, 5-11: 38.

HEARTLAND SCORING: Will Morgan 3-0-6, Drew Gault 0-0-0, Nate Garzanich 3-0-7, KAden Stryeffler 0-0-0, Stephen Barnes 3-2-11, Joel Morgan 1-0-2, Jonathan Bertovich 7-0-19, Jake Kling 0-0-0, Brett Walker 0-0-0, Jake Walker 1-0-2, Sam Osborn 3-0-8, Drew Walker 3-2-8, John Morris 0-0-0, Luke Reynolds 4-0-8. TEAM TOTALS: 29, 4-7: 74.

Three-point goals: Leetonia 3 (Brock 2, Johnson, Heartland 12 (Bertovich 5, Barnes 3, Osborn 2, Garzanich, S. Walker).

Maplewood 61, East Palestine 36

CORTLAND — Maplewood’s boys basketball team bounced East Palestine 61-36 on Friday.

East Palestine falls to 0-2.

The Bulldogs will host Valley Christian next Friday.

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