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Boys Basketball: Faux Scores 42 For Tunkhannock In Win

December 18, 2018
Boys Basketball: Faux Scores 42 For Tunkhannock In Win
Boys Basketball: Faux Scores 42 For Tunkhannock In Win

At Tunkhannock, the undefeated Tigers cruised to a fourth straight win, riding the hot hand of senior Tyler Faux, who scored a season-high 42 points with nine 3-pointers in a 76-53 romp over Lackawanna Trail in boys basketball. Ryan Harder added 11 points for Tunkhannock, while Avery Billings tallied eight points. Richard Helbing scored 15 points for Trail. Lackawanna Trail (53) R. Helbing 7 1-2 15, L. Walker 3 2-4 8, Z. Cost 4 0-2 8, Z. Stec 3 1-2 7, J. Rzucidlo 2 2-2 7, N. Berrios 2 0-0 6, B. Decker 1 0-0 2, J. Gilroy 0 0-0 0, Totals 22 6-12 53. Tunkhannock (76) T. Faux 14 5-5 42, R. Harder 4 0-0 11, A. Billings 4 0-0 8, P. Binner 1 2-2 4, N. Reposa 1 0-0 3, C. Wright 1 0-0 2, J. Frisco 1 0-0 2, J. Chilson 1 0-0 2, D. Cavanaugh 1 0-0 2, I. Simon 0 0-0 0, J. Robinson 0 0-0 0, L. Helsel 0 0-0 0, Z. Rogers 0 0-0 0, E. Bennett 0 0-0 0, Totals 27 7-7 74. Lackawanna Trail 11 10 15 17—53 Tunkhannock 22 15 20 19—76 3-point goals: N. Berrios (LT) 2, J. Rzucidlo (LT) 1, T. Faux (Tunk) 9, R. Harder (Tunk) 3, N. Reposa (Tunk) 1. Nanticoke Area 62, West Scranton 34 At West Scranton, Nate Kreitzer and Trahjan Krupinski each scored 17 points to lead Nanticoke Area. Lewin Fernandez had 10 points for No. 8 West Scranton. Nanticoke Area (62) N. Kreitzer 6 1-2 17, T. Krupinski 6 4-4 17, C. Butczynski 5 2-2 12, D. Szychowski 3 0-0 6, J. Bielecki 1 0-0 3, B. Fontaine 1 0-1 2, L. Myers 1 0-0 2, A. Kozlofski 1 0-0 2, S. Shiloh 0 1-2 1, C. Brown 0 0-0 0, J. Chernowsky 0 0-0 0, J. Fox III 0 0-0 0, J. Krupinski 0 0-0 0, Totals 24 8-11 62. West Scranton (34) L. Fernandez 3 3-4 10, P. Davis 2 0-0 6, C. Merrifield 2 1-3 5, B. Barnes 1 3-4 5, N. Forsette 1 2-2 4, F. Liggins 1 0-0 2, J. Morris 0 2-2 2, D. Viscomi 0 0-0 0, B. Burnside 0 0-0 0, R. Bresser 0 0-0 0, C. Carlton 0 0-0 0, D. Keeler 0 0-0 0, A. Lewis 0 0-0 0, M. Kerrigan 0 0-0 0, Totals 10 11-15 34. Nanticoke Area 14 23 10 15—62 West Scranton 5 9 11 9—34 3-point goals: N. Kreitzer (NA) 4, J. Bielecki (NA) 1, T. Krupinski (NA) 1, P. Davis (WS) 2, L. Fernandez (WS) 1. JV Score: Nanticoke Area, 56-54, OT (NA: Koslowski, Shiloh, 14; WS: Wright 16). Central Columbia 73, Lake-Lehman 44 At Central Columbia, Dominic Coombe had five of 13 3-pointers for the host school and 30 points overall in a loss for the Black Knights. Neil Dougherty, CJ Cercone and Donnie Thompson all had 10 points for Lake-Lehman. Lake-Lehman (44) C. Cercone 3 1-2 10, D. Thompson 5 0-0 10, N. Dougherty 5 0-0 10, M. Paczewski 3 3-3 9, J. Kane 1 0-0 5, E. Adams 0 0-0 0, I. Dabsheh 0 0-0 0, J. Prest 0 0-0 0, N. Salus 0 0-2 0, Totals 17 4-7 44. Central Columbia (73) D. Coombe 5 5-8 30, C. Heintzelman 1 0-0 11, E. Morrison 2 0-0 10, B. Gregory 0 0-0 9, J. Verse 2 0-0 4, T. Devlin 1 1-2 3, L. Leisloft 0 2-2 2, N. Hicks 0 2-2 2, L. Conner 1 0-0 2, G. McNelis 0 0-0 0, Z. Bradley 0 0-0 0, Totals 12 10-14 73. Lake-Lehman 12 5 17 10—44 Central Columbia 26 23 18 6—73 3-point goals: C. Cercone (LL) 1, J. Kane (LL) 1, D. Coombe () 5, B. Gregory () 3, C. Heintzelman () 3, E. Morrison () 2. Hanover Area 62, Berwick 40 At Berwick, Asad Whitehead scored nine of his 15 points in the first quarter, helping Hanover Area score 26 first-quarter points in a road win. Khairi Carson finished with 14 points, including eight in the first quarter. Justin Kopko added eight points for the Hawkeyes. Berwick was led by Eric Montes, who scored 13 points. Hanover Area (62) A. Whitehead 6 3-3 15, K. Carson 6 2-2 14, J. Kopko 4 0-0 8, E. Materna 2 2-2 7, A. George 2 0-0 4, L. Nelson 1 1-2 3, B. Sabecky 1 0-0 3, T. Kolbicka 1 0-0 3, J. Gorham 1 0-0 2, J. Curcio 1 0-0 2, M. Barber 0 1-2 1, K. Bohlin 0 0-0 0, K. McGraw 0 0-0 0, R. Bohlin 0 0-0 0, M. Merth 0 0-0 0, Totals 25 9-11 62. Berwick (40) E. Montes 5 2-4 13, Z. Evans 2 7-8 11, M. Doll 3 0-0 6, T. Taylor 2 0-0 4, N. Smith 2 0-0 4, P. Williams 0 1-2 1, J. Seely 0 1-2 1, J. Groshek 0 0-0 0, D. Smith 0 0-2 0, B. Boone 0 0-0 0, Totals 14 11-18 40. Hanover Area 26 12 14 8—62 Berwick 6 6 10 18—40 3-point goals: E. Materna (HA) 1, B. Sabecky (HA) 1, T. Kolbicka (HA) 1, E. Montes (Ber) 1. Scranton Prep 87, Valley West 46 At Valley West, Greyson Schermerhorn scored 15 points, Mario Rotell added 12, and Scranton Prep routed the Spartans. Roland Hamad led Valley West with 14 points, as Joey Lombardo joined him in double-figure scoring with 10 points. Scranton Prep (87) G. Schermerhorn 5 2-3 15, M. Rotell 3 5-9 12, B. Boland 3 5-5 11, R. Merritt 3 5-8 11, B. Stallman 4 0-0 8, M. Skoff 3 1-1 7, D. Hazzouri 3 0-0 7, G. Bednarz 1 3-4 5, N. Genco 2 0-0 4, R. Rossi 0 4-4 4, J. Kosierowski 0 2-2 2, J. Strong 0 1-2 1, D. Blake 0 0-0 0, Totals 27 28-38 87. Valley West (46) R. Hamad 5 4-6 14, J. Lombardo 4 0-0 10, T. Federici 4 0-1 8, S. Portee 3 0-0 6, J. Johnson 1 0-0 3, D. Gibbons 0 2-2 2, C. Gorham 1 0-0 2, C. Michak 0 1-2 1, J. Patterson 0 0-0 0, J. Simpson 0 0-0 0, T. Gillespie 0 0-0 0, Totals 18 7-11 46. Scranton Prep 22 23 22 20—87 Valley West 8 12 15 11—46 3-point goals: G. Schermerhorn (SP) 3, M. Rotell (SP) 1, D. Hazzouri (SP) 1, J. Lombardo (WVW) 2, J. Johnson (WVW) 1. Contact the writer: sports@citizensvoice.com

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