Sports Briefly 12/31/13

Varsity slate

Here is the varsity slate of action for county teams from Thursday, Jan. 2, through Saturday, Jan. 4:


Girls Basketball: Sheffield at Johnsonburg, 6 p.m.

Wrestling: Eisenhower at Harbor Creek, 6 p.m.

Sheffield at Smethport, 6 p.m.


Boys Basketball: Warren at Harbor Creek, 6 p.m.

Eisenhower at Conneaut, 6 p.m.

Sheffield at Elk County Catholic, 6 p.m.

Calvary at Tidioute, 6 p.m.

WCCS at Christian Life Academy, 6 p.m.

Girls Basketball: Eisenhower at Cochranton, 6 p.m.

Elk County Catholic at Sheffield, 6 p.m.

Cambridge Springs at Youngsville, 6 p.m.

WCCS at Christian Life Academy, 4 p.m.

Wrestling: Warren at Tool City Tournament, TBA

Youngsville at Union City, 6 p.m.


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

Girls Basketball: Warren at McDowell, 1 p.m.

Wrestling: Sheffield at Coudersport Duals, 9:45 a.m.

Youngsville at Ripley Tournament, TBA

Warren at Tool City Tournament, TBA

Winter trap

Busti was the top team with the season-high number of 163 shooters in the Penn York Winter Trap League this week at the Sugar Grove AmVets Post 50.

Ryan Bush (43) was the high sub junior, Michael McDunn and Andrew Hvizdzak (47) tied for high junior and Cindy Cable (48) was the high lady. Dave Straight (49) was the high vet, Dick Starks (49) was the high senior vet and Jack Kostkas (47) was the high super senior vet.

Sunday’s shoot completed the first half of the season. Kalbfus won the first half, ahead of Sugar Grove by just one point. Busti took third place – just one point ahead of Brokenstraw.

The top ten shooters so far are: McDunn, Jon Shelton, John Pearson, Colton Black, Vern Brown, Bob Gregerson, Bob Faga, Kevin Sturzenbecker, Scott Currie and Kirk Decker.

Next week’s shoot will be at the Busti Trap Club.

Busti (331): Dave Straight 49, Dick Starks 49, Jim Bessey 48, Kirk Decker 48, George Kirin 47, Clyde Knapp 46, Hod Edgreen 44

Sugar Grove (328): Colton Black 49, Paul Keppel 47, Craig Darling 47, Scott Currie 47, Reed Johnson 46, Ethan Black 46, Denny LaBarte 46

Kalbfus (327): Chuck Loomis 49, John Pearson 47, Jack Kostkas 47, Michael McDunn 47, Luke Grey 46, Duane Schmader 46, Otto Carl 45

Brokenstraw (325): Dale Johnson 49, Robbin Weaver 48, Rick Woodcock 46, Rusty Luther 46, John McCanna 46, Ron Gustafson 45, Curt Hollabaugh 45

Randolph (322): Kim Milford 48, Jim Congdon 48, Rex Slocum 47, Jacob Grimm 47, Andrew Hvizdzak 47, Bill Congdon 43, Cliff Rumsey 42

Celoron (322): Kevin Sturzenbecker 47, Kenton Knopp 47, Dave Kingsley 47, Adam Blanchard 46, Vern Brown 45, Kevin Nicklas 45, Stephanie Tutmaher 45

Pine Grove (321): Dean Spiridon Jr. 48, Cindy Cable 48, Bob Faga 48, Dean Spiridon Sr. 45, Brian Ecelberger 45, Russ Wingard 44, Bill Gross 43

Kane (307): Rich Pierson 45, Glen Smith 45, Marty Grove 44, Ralph Challingsworth 44, Tom Jones 44, Dick Delhunty 43, Dan Pierson 42

Carroll (262): John Foster 44, Rick Rusiniak 44, Paul Prentice 43, Ron Fiedler 38, Dakota Peterson 36, Charles Abramo 30, Mike Peterson 27

College news

Warren Area High School graduate Tyler Fantaskey tallied 28 points, nine rebounds, and two assists in a pair of games this weekend for the Pitt-Bradford men’s basketball team to earn a spot on the Albright All-Tournament Team. The Panthers defeated Farmingdale State, 74-73, on a last second shot before falling to host Albright in the championship game, 79-71.