BOYS HOOPS: Bulldogs routed by Erie First

ERIE-The Tidioute Bulldogs dropped to 0-4 on the season with a 81-45 loss at the hands of Erie First Christian Academy on Thursday night.

Ben Kightlinger led the way for Tidioute with 20 points, Pat Thompson added nine, and Brian Faulkner and Jordan Yeager each had eight.

Tidioute was defeated in the junior varsity game, 68-9.

The Bulldogs will return to action on Monday at Erie Bethel.

TIDIOUTE (45): Yeager 3 2-2 8, Buccardo 0 0-0 0, Faulkner 2 2-2 8, McLaughlin 0 0-0 0, Martin 0 0-0 0, Klos 0 0-0 0, Thompson 4 0-0 9, Kightlinger 7 2-2 20, Bonner 1 0-0 3, Breeden 0 0-0 0. Totals 17 6-6 45.

ERIE FIRST (81): Kallay 3 0-0 6, Hess 4 0-0 9, Sangoyami 7 0-0 14, Mathias 4 0-0 8, Kabongo 4 0-0 8, Wariboko 3 0-0 9, Tserger 3 0-0 9, Gernovich 3 0-0 6, Dang 2 0-0 4, Rivers 1 0-0 2, Seol 3 0-0 6, Ja. Montefiori 0 0-0 0, Je. Montefiori 0 0-0 0, Cheng 0 0-0 0. Totals 39 0-0 81.

Tidioute 7 15 13 10 – 45

Erie First 25 13 18 25 – 81

3-point goals: T – Kightlinger 4, Faulkner 2, Thompson; E – Wariboko, Tserger, Hess.

Junior varsity game

Erie First 68, Tidioute Charter 9