Sports Briefly… 02/08/13

Varsity slate

Here is the varsity slate of action for county winter sports teams for Friday, Feb. 8, through Wednesday, Feb. 13:

FRIDAY’S SCHEDULE

Boys Basketball: TCCS at Erie First Christian, 5 p.m. JV, 7:30 p.m. varsity

French Creek at WCCS, 7:30 p.m.

Sheffield at Smethport, 6 p.m.

Girls Basketball: TCCS at Erie First Christian, 6 p.m.

Saegertown at Eisenhower, 6 p.m.

French Creek at WCCS, 6 p.m.

Wrestling: Johnsonburg at Sheffield, 6 p.m.

SATURDAY’S SCHEDULE

Boys Basketball: Strong Vincent at Warren, 6 p.m.

Eisenhower at Youngsville, 6 p.m.

Girls Basketball: AC Valley at Eisenhower, 2 p.m.

MONDAY’S SCHEDULE

Girls Basketball: TCCS at West Forest, 6 p.m.

Youngsville at Saegertown, 6 p.m.

Swimming: Warren at East, 6 p.m.

TUESDAY’S SCHEDULE

Boys Basketball: Warren at Corry, 6 p.m.

TCCS at Youngsville, 6 p.m.

Cambridge Springs at Eisenhower, 6 p.m.

Girls Basketball: Warren at Villa Maria, 6 p.m.

Youngsville at Venango Catholic, 6 p.m.

Wrestling: Clarion at Sheffield, 6 p.m.

McDowell at Warren, 6 p.m.

WEDNESDAY’S SCHEDULE

Girls Basketball: Youngsville at Venango Catholic (varsity only), 7 p.m.

Boys Basketball: Eisenhower at Maplewood, 6 p.m.

Rescheduled

The Eisenhower at Maplewood boys basketball game scheduled for Friday, February 15, has been rescheduled for 6 p.m., Wednesday, February 13, at Maplewood Area High School.

The Eisenhower at Conneaut boys basketball game postponed earlier this season will be made up at 6 p.m., Monday, February 18, at Conneaut Area High School in Linesville.

College news

Warren Area High School graduate and Pitt-Bradford men’s basketball player Tyler Fantaskey scored five points for the Panthers during a 70-55 loss to Hilbert College on Wednesday. Fantaskey and the Panthers (10-11) return to action Saturday at Mount Aloysius.

Jr. high hoops

Youngsville defeated Tidioute Charter, 37-17, in junior high boys basketball play Thursday at Youngsville Elementary-Middle School. Brady Kesterholt led the winners with 15 points followed by Wyatt Rugar with nine points. Levi Hendrickson added six points, Kyler Bosko scored five points and Quinn Wachter scored two.

For Tidioute, Conor Coughlin led the Bulldogs with nine points followed by Jeff Richard with five points, Grady Wilkes-Shew with two points and Ricky McAfoose with one point.

Freshmen hoops

Warren defeated Erie East, 47-37, in freshmen boys hoops play Thursday at Warren Area High School. The Dragons (11-3) were led by the 19 points of Evan Suppa with Sheldon McMeans adding eight points and Andrew Gignac seven points. Also scoring for Warren were Logan Galloway with six points, Ryan Skerda, Dominick Funari and Devin Nowacki with two points each and Jason Waterfield with one point.

The Dragons are back in action Saturday, hosting Strong Vincent. Tipoff is scheduled for 4:30 p.m.