Knights Hold Off Saegertown for Crucial Region 3 Victory

Eisenhower's Kris Bunk. File photo by Steve Younger.

SAEGERTOWN, Pa. – A 20-point second-quarter outburst gave Eisenhower the lead, and the Knights held off the Panthers for a 57-55 Region 3 win at Saegertown.

Kris Bunk scored 10 of his game-high 20 points in the second quarter.

Saegertown outscored Eisenhower 14-11 in the first quarter, but the Knights took a 31-25 halftime lead after the second. The Panthers had the edge in each of the third and fourth quarters with identical 15-13 scores, but couldn’t get the game-tying points.

In addition to Bunk’s 20, two other Eisenhower players were in double figures. Wyatt Lookenhouse had 14 and Kael Hunt had 10.

Brady Greco led the Panthers with 15 points. Henry Shaffer had 12 points and Sully Zirkle had 10.