Warren Boys Drop Region 5 Battle with Harbor Creek

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Warren's J.T. Blum. File photo by Andy Close.

WARREN, Pa. – After Warren beat Harbor Creek on the road earlier in Region 5 play, the Huskies returned the favor, notching a key 60-47 region road win over the Dragons.

The win ties Harbor Creek with Warren at 8-2 in the region standings, one game behind first-place Fairview.

Harbor Creek outscored Warren 17-8 in the second quarter to take a 30-19 halftime advantage thanks to the strong play of Travis Kruszewski, who scored six of his game-high 19 points in the frame. Kruszewski was also 7-of-7 at the free-throw line for the game.

As a team, the Huskies were 14-of-17 from the charity stripe, as Jaden Rocco finished with 12 points, Logan Breese 11, and Gavin Ennis nine.

Parks Ordiway, Tommy Nyquist, and J.T. Blum combined to score all 47 Warren points, as Ordiway had 18 (including four threes), Nyquist 17, and Blum 12.

MAPLEWOOD 53, YOUNGSVILLE 42

YOUNGSVILLE, Pa. – Luke Sleeman tallied 14 points as Maplewood earned a 53-42 win over Youngsville.

Youngsville led 21-20 at halftime, but a 13-5 third-quarter spurt helped the Tigers to take control.

Ethan Peterson added 13 points for Maplewood.

Keegan Mesel had 12 points and Koby Hendrickson 10 for Youngsville.