The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders earned a 20-point victory, 53-33, over the Kane Lady Wolves on Monday evening at the ECCHS gymnasium to remain undefeated.
ECC held a 14-5 advantage at the end of the first quarter, was up 24-13 at the half, and lead 41-25 after three quarters en route to the victory.
The visiting Brockway Lady Rovers outscored the Kane Lady Wolves 18-7 in the fourth quarter to rally for 44-38 win on Friday night. The difference in the game came at the free throw line where the Lady Rovers made 14 of 22 attempts while the Lady Wolves only went to the line four times in the game, sinking three.
Both teams struggled offensively early with the home team holding a 6-5 lead after one quarter of play. Senior Taylor Morgan made two jumpers in the period while Sydney Dyne scored the Lady Wolvesâ€™ other first quarter points on a fast break basket from Camryn Cummings.
The Coudersport Falcons received five forfeits and won three of five matches wrestled on the mat to win Tuesday nightâ€™s matchup with the Kane Wolves in the Wolvesâ€™ Den by a score of 45-27.
The dual meet began at the 113-pound weight class where the Falconsâ€™ David Kudrick received an easy six. Forfeits to Coudyâ€™s Trevor Olney at 120 pounds and James Martinez at 126 pounds put the visitors out in front 18-0 before a match was decided on the mat.
The Kane Area Middle School wrestlers got five forfeits and won five of six matches on the mat on their way to crushing the Coudersport Falcons 54-3 on Tuesday night in the Wolvesâ€™ Den.
The young Wolves followed up last weekendâ€™s first-place finish at the Port Allegany Tournament with a dominating night against an undermanned Coudersport team. Lane Hillard, Christian Whisner, Alec English and Ty Stahli were all crowned champions at the Port tourney, while teammates Noah Blankenship, Cameron Whisner, Adam Sicher, Nate Asp and James Fleming were runners-up.
The Kane Wolves boysâ€™ basketball team hosted the Smethport Hubbers in a non-league game on Monday night. Coach Matt Gasbarreâ€™s Wolves outscored the visitors 13-2 to close out the first quarter and went on to post a 52-34 win.
Sophomore Dalton Palmer put Smethport on the scoreboard first after putting back up an offensive rebound. Kane sophomore Andrew Bucheit scored the next two baskets for the Wolves in the paint, the first coming on a nice entry pass from Davis Gardner.
The Ridgway Elkers used a big second quarter to pull away from the Kane Wolves in boysâ€™ basketball action in the Wolvesâ€™ Den on Friday night. The visitors led by two after one quarter but put up 17 points in the second while holding the Wolves scoreless during the quarter to take a big lead into the locker room and went on to win 47-27.
Kane girls basketball had plenty of chances from the foul line and took advantage of enough of them to take a 44-27 win over Ridgway Friday night at Ridgway Area High School.
Kane was 22 for 38 from the foul line while Ridgway was just 2 for 5. Ridgway didn't shoot a free throw until the second half.
The teams were tied at 4-4 after one quarter and traded buckets to open the second quarter as a Gabrielle Barclay field goal was followed by a Sydney Dyne hoop to tie the game at 6-all with 6:42 left before halftime.
The Kane Lady Wolves went into the locker room of Monday nightâ€™s game against DuBois Central Catholic holding a 22-15 lead. Unfortunately for the Lady Wolves, the third quarter continued to be a problem for them as the Lady Cardinals outscored the home team 15-4 in the period on their way to posting a 45-34 win.
The Kane girls jumped out to a quick 7-2 lead against DCC. Sophomore Camryn Cummings scored the Lady Wolvesâ€™ first five points, the first two coming in the paint on a nice entry pass from Sydney Dyne and the others coming on a three-point play after an assist by Emily Truden.