Panther Valley and Palmerton picked up wrestling wins in local high school sports action last night.

WRESTLING

Williams Valley

-Panther Valley

Schuylkill Division II champion Panther Valley closed its league schedule with a 49-21 win over visiting Williams Valley.

The Panthers finished undefeated in Division I competition at 5-0 (12-11 overall) with the victory.

The Panthers' Nick O'Donnell (103) and Kory Lopata (130) registered pins, while Gage Rohlfing added a major decision at 152. Dustin Marblestone chipped in with a decision for PV, which took advantage of five forfeits.

Panther Valley 49,

Williams Valley 21

285 - Ben Ancheff (WV) pinned Nick German in 1:16

103 - Nick O'Donnell (PV) pinned Tim Morgan in :32

112 - Len Ogozalek (PV) won by forfeit

119 - Double forfeit

125 - Devin Raho (WV) dec. Brandon Gurka, 12-8

130 - Kory Lopata (PV) pinned Roedel Mims in 5:38

135 - Jared Eickhoff (PV) won by forfeit

140 - Dustin Marblestone (PV) dec. Dylan Madenford, 4-2

145 - Josh Vega (PV) won by forfeit

152 - Gage Rohlfing (PV) major dec. Steven Bohr, 18-7

160 - Mike Weaver (PV) won by forfeit

171 - Alex Lorkowski (PV) won by forfeit

189 - Keith Witmer (WV) pinned John Horvath in 5:14

215 - Brandon Wagner (WV) won by forfeit

Blue Mountain-Tamaqua

Blue Mountain (10-1, 5-0) clinched its seventh straight Schuylkill League Division I championship with a 44-28 victory at Tamaqua.

For the Blue Raiders (11-10, 3-3), Garth Lakitsky improved to 31-0 with a pin. Philip Christman and Travis Veronsky added falls, while Kolby Mashack (30-1, who became Tamaqua's career wins leader with 123) chipped in with a major decision and Evan Mashack and Matt Edmonds won by decision.

Blue Mountain 44, Tamaqua 28

103 - Bryant Penberth (BM) pinned Colin Mashack in 2:49

112 - Alex Gosch (BM) pinned Derek Hill in 4:22

119 - Nick Anthony (BM) won by forfeit

125 - Corey Keener (BM) pinned Derek Drum in :18

130 - Brandon Choate (BM) tech. fall Kyle Boyer (19-0)

135 - Blake Uhler (BM) pinned Brandan Silkowski in 3:30

140 - Kolby Mashack (T) major dec. Mitch Myers 11-1

145 - Philip Christman (T) pinned William Weber, 1:18

152 - Evan Mashack (T) dec. Ben Forbes 5-3

160 - Travis Veronsky (T) pinned Adam Seibert, 1:49

171 - Travis Moyer (BM) won by forfeit

189 - Matt Edmonds (T) dec. Zack Yachenchick 15-9

215 - Garth Lakitsky (T) pinned Tristan Coello, :35

285 - William Rich (BM) dec. Brandon Vigo 5-4

Jim Thorpe-Pottsville

Pottsville posted a 49-25 Schuylkill League Division I triumph over visiting Jim Thorpe.

Avery Ziegensfuss and Christian Gavornick scored technical falls for the Olympians (5-13, 0-5), while Phil Schron added a 7-5 decision.

Pottsville 49, Jim Thorpe 25

112 - Bailey Roos (P) major dec. Brian Ohl 16-3

119 - Jimmy Harris (P) won by forfeit

125 - Kody Stencovage (P) won by forfeit

130 - Avery Zigenfuss (JT) tech. fall Luscan Tyler, 23-8

135 - Joe Bickelman (P) pinned Adam Rex in :46

140 - James Denny (JT) won by forfeit

145 - Alex Pope (JT) won by forfeit

152 - Ty Gardner (P) dec. Jon Fritz 12-8

160 - Brian Harper (P) pinned Akeeno Stewart in 1:31

171 - Christian Gavornick (JT) tech. fall Brad Petchulis 15-0.

189 - Phil Schron (JT) dec. James Long 7-5

215 - Stan Burke (P) won by forfeit

285 - Dan Grosser (P) pinned Ryan Ruberto in 1:33

103 - Josh Bickelman (P) pin Benniamino Mazzella, 1:03

Palmerton-Bangor

The Blue Bombers upped their overall record to 10-6 and 7-4 in the Colonial League with a 57-21 win over the Slaters.

Palmerton got pins from Sam Oberlander, Joseph Bubble, Jake Christman, Jarrett Kleintop and Kane Kralik to help breeze to the victory.

Cody Grohotolski added a technical fall, Josh Evans a major decision and Dillon Masington, Jonathan Christman and Skyler Rosenberry won by forfeit.

Palmerton 57, Bangor 21

103 - Robert Lindsay (B) won by forfeit

112 - Josh Evans (P) maj. dec. Shristen Farah 10-0

119 - Dillon Masington (P) won by forfeit

125 - Jonathan Christman (P) won by forfeit

130 - Sam Oberlander (P) pinned Ramadan Krasniqi in 3:17

135 - Joseph Bubble (P) pinned Cody Dockry in 3:46

140 - Cody Grohotolski (P) tech. fall Albert Price in 4:55

145 - Christopher Louszko (B) dec. Travis Wolfe 2-1

152 - John Kelly (B) won by forfeit

160 - Jake Christman (P) pinned Austin Gold in 5:51

171 - Cody Thatcher (B) pinned Jacob Peck in 2:13

189 - Jarrett Kleintop (P) pinned Mark Boudreau in 4:43

215 - Kane Kralik (P) pinned Clifford Smith in :58

285 - Skyler Rosenberry (P) won by forfeit

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Panther Valley-CMVT

Panther Valley posted a 48-42 non-conference win over host Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech.

Sam Zlock netted eight of her team-high 12 points in the Panthers' third quarter, during which they outscored CMVT 16-8.

The Panthers' Bryanna Kehrli scored a season-high 11 points in the victory.

PANTHER VALLEY

Blasko 2-2-2-7, Kehrli 4-3-5-11, Thomas 1-1-5-3, Rice 4-1-4-9, Cullen 0-2-5-2, Cunfer 2-0-0-4, Zlock 5-2-9-12, Paul 0-0-0-0. TOTALS: 18-11-30-48.

CMVT

Hook 8-10-15-27, Longenberger 0-2-4-2, Musselman 2-1-5-5, Cragle 1-2-2-4, Schickley 1-2-3-4, Trivelpice 0-0-0-0, Crawford 0-0-0-0, Williamoskie 0-0-0-0. TOTALS: 12-17-29-42.

Panther Valley 7 8 16 17 - 48

CMVT 10 11 8 13 - 42

Three-pointers: PV - Blasko 1; CMVT - Hook 1.

JUNIOR HIGH

BOYS BASKETBALL

8TH GRADE

East Stroudsburg North-Pleasant Valley

Pleasant Valley finished its regular season undefeated at 20-0 with a 46-42 overtime victory over ES North.

Elijah Gonzalez led the Bears with 13 points, while Isaiah Johnson and Eric Mikulski added 12 and nine points respectively.