Northwestern, Palmerton, Pleasant Valley and Tamaqua all picked up wins in girls basketball on Tuesday.

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Northwestern-Pen Argyl

Northwestern outscored Colonial League foe Pen Argyl 31-14 in the first half and went on to double up the Green Knights, 48-24.

Sarah Segan (14), Sara Jones (10) and Sabrina Mertz (10) each scored in double figures for the Lady Tigers.

Samm Firestone led Pen Argyl with 10 points.

NORTHWESTERN

Mertz 4-1-2-10, Landrigan 0-0-0-0, Day 0-0-1-0, Jones 3-4-7-10, Suter 1-5-8-7, Segan 6-1-2-14, Koenig 0-0-0-0, Bennett 0-1-2-1, Shupp 0-0-0-0, Thomas 1-0-2-2, Cunningham 1-0-0-2, Anderson 1-0-0-2. TOTALS: 17-12-24-48.

PEN ARGYL

Baker 0-0-0-0, Presby 2-2-4-6, Struser 0-0-0-0, Zanette 2-0-0-4, Messinger 0-0-0-0, Firestone 2-5-9-10, Cinelli 1-0-1-2, Frey 0-0-0-0, Bender 0-0-2-0, Vough 1-0-0-2, Smull 0-0-2-0. TOTALS: 8-7-18-24.

Northwestern 15 16 9 8 - 48

Pen Argyl 7 7 9 0 - 24

Three-Pointers: NW - Mertz 1, Segan 1; PA - Firestone 1.

Catasauqua-Palmerton

Palmerton jumped out to a 29-point lead and rolled to a 63-26 victory over Catasauqua in both team's Colonial League opener.

Jade Farquhar scored 13 of her game-high 17 points in the first quarter for the Lady Bombers (3-0; 1-0). Abbie Reimer came off the bench to finish with nine. Katie Buczynski led the Roughies with nine.

CATASAUQUA

Reis 1-1-4-3, Buczynski 4-0-0-9, Matos 2-1-4-5, Moten 0-0-0-0, Preletz 0-0-0-0, Sziy 2-0-3-4, Schnabel 2-1-2-5, Contreras 0-0-0-0. TOTALS: 11-3-13-26.

PALMERTON

Paulinho 0-1-2-1, Alban 3-0-0-6, Krupa 0-3-6-3, Mad. Mummey 2-1-1-5, Farquhar 7-1-1-17, Morg. Mummey 1-0-0-2, Tracey 1-0-1-2, Meinhart 2-3-4-7, Solt 4-0-0-8, Reimer 4-1-2-9, Nemeth 1-1-2-3. TOTALS: 25-11-19-63.

Catasauqua 3 6 13 4 - 26

Palmerton 30 10 8 15 - 63

Three-pointers: C - Buczynski 1; P - Farquhar 2.

Pleasant Vy.-Dieruff

Pleasant Valley used a big second half to pull away from Dieruff for a 48-31 non-league win.

Jordan Meckes led the Bears with 10 points. Breanna Moore and McKeyla Rivera had six apiece for Dieruff.

PLEASANT VY.

Meckes 1-6-8-10, Cisluysis 2-1-3-5, Dekmar 1-2-6-5, Shaneberger 0-0-0-0, Krcic 0-2-3-2, Fields 3-0-0-6, Sharpe 1-0-0-2, Russell 2-2-2-6, Dorney 3-0-0-6, Craig 2-2-6-6. TOTALS: 16-15-28-48.

DIERUFF

Anderson 0-0-0-0, Garcia 0-0-0-0, Goodwin 1-3-4-5, Johnson 0-0-0-0, Lever 1-2-4-4, Moore 3-0-0-6, Osley 0-0-0-0, Rentas 2-0-0-5,M. Rivera 2-2-9-6, V. Slater 0-1-4-1, M. Slater 1-0-0-2, Souid 0-0-0-0, Wise 1-0-1-2. TOTALS: 11-8-22-31.

Pleasant Vy. 6 15 14 13 - 48

Dieruff 9 10 4 6 - 31

Three-pointers: PV - Dekmar 1; D - Rentas 1.

Tamaqua-

Shenandoah Valley

Tamaqua picked up a win over Shenandoah Valley, 50-38.

Maria Streisel had a double-double for the Lady Raiders (2-0), scoring 18 points while also pulling down 10 rebounds. Streisel also added four steals and seven assists.

Shenandoah won the JV game, 40-10.

TAMAQUA

Demetriades 3-0-0-7, Kabilko 1-0-0-2, M. Streisel 7-4-6-18, C. Streisel 7-3-4-19, V. Solt 0-0-0-0, A. Solt 2-0-1-4, TOTALS: 20-7-11-50.

SHENANDOAH VALLEY

Nieddu 1-0-1-2, Dove 0-0-0-0, Hammer 0-0-0-0, Buchanan 0-0-0-0, Semanchik 2-1-2-6, Huss 3-3-4-9, Snitzer 1-0-0-3, Sacco 7-4-4-18. TOTALS: 14-8-11-38.

Tamaqua 7 9 19 15 - 50

Shenandoah 8 9 12 9 - 38

Three-pointers: T - C. Streisel 2, Demetriades 1; SV - Semanchik 1, Snitzer 1.

Bangor-No. Lehigh

Bangor cruised to an easy win over Northern Lehigh in Colonial League action, 60-19.

Kelsey Follweiler led Northern Lehigh with six points, knocking down four of her six free throws.

Morgan McCollian and Brianna Bisci each had 12 points for Bangor.

BANGOR

Smith 0-0-0-0, Vass 2-0-0-4, Renna 1-0-2-2, Domenech 2-0-0-5, McNew 2-0-0-4, Livingston 3-0-0-7, Baker, N. 1-0-0-2, Green 1-0-0-2, Zungolo 4-0-0-8, Colton 0-0-0-0, Bisci 5-0-0-12, Baker, C. 0-0-0-0, Kallus 0-0-0-0, Wilkins 1-0-0-2, McCollian 6-0-0-12. TOTALS: 28-0-2-60.

NO. LEHIGH

Follweiler 1-4-6-6, Mazzocha 0-0-0-0, Schlegel 0-0-0-0, Weil 0-1-4-1, Stauffer 0-0-0-0, Olewine 0-3-4-3, Tarafas 0-0-0-0, Bevans 1-2-2-4, Gallimore 0-0-0-0, Harlan 2-1-2-5, Horwath 0-0-0-0. TOTALS: 4-11-18-19.

Bangor 15 19 18 8 - 60

No. Lehigh 0 7 6 8 - 19

Three-Pointers: B - Domenech 1, Livingston 1, Bisci 2.

BOYS BASKETBALL

Jim Thorpe-

Schuylkill Haven

Schuylkill Haven used a 16-point third quarter to run away from the Olympians, 37-23.

The Olympians (1-2) were led by Mike Harleston's six points. Jaquan Brown added four.

Jim Thorpe did win the JV game, 47-43.

JIM THORPE

St. Hill 0-0-0-0, Harleston 2-1-2-6, Lindsey 1-0-0-3, M. Principe 0-2-2-2, Green 1-0-0-2, Smith 0-0-0-0, Snisky 1-1-2-3, S. Principe 1-0-0-2, McElmoyle 0-0-0-0, Micciche 0-0-0-0, Brown 2-0-4-4, Everett 0-1-1-1. TOTALS: 8-5-11-23.

SCHUYLKILL HAVEN

Charles 1-0-0-2, Clugis 2-0-0-4, Connage 0-0-0-0, Webb 1-0-0-3, Hughes 0-0-0-0, Slotterback 5-0-1-10, Bubeck 2-3-5-7, Fanelli 3-0-0-9, Fryer 1-0-0-2. TOTALS: 15-3-6-37.

Jim Thorpe 12 2 4 5 - 23

Sch. Haven 5 11 16 5 - 37

Three-Pointers: JT - Harleston 1, Lindsey 1; Fanelli 3, Webb 1.

No. Lehigh-Bangor

Bangor used a strong second half to pull away from Northern Lehigh for a 69-61 Colonial League win.

Josh Eden led Northern Lehigh with 17 points, while Lucas Pierce added another 14 points for the Bulldogs.

Alex Colton led Bangor with a game-high 25 points.

NO. LEHIGH

Egan 2-1-1-7, Dibilio1-1-2-4, Eden 6-5-5-17, Landsberger 3-2-4-8, Johnson 4-3-5-11, Pierce 7-0-1-14. TOTALS: 24-11-18-61.

BANGOR

Freeman 5-0-0-10, Martino 1-1-2-4, Reider 1-6-8-8, Owens 2-1-3-6, Pearson 3-0-0-6, Ringland 4-1-2-10, Colton 7-9-10-25. TOTALS: 23-18-25-69.

No. Lehigh 10 22 11 18 - 61

Bangor 16 16 15 22 - 69

Three-Pointers: NL - Egan 1, Dibilio 1; B - Colton 2, Martino 1, Owens 1, Ringland 1.

Palmerton-Catasauqua

Catasauqua used a well-rounded effort to defeat Palmerton in Colonial League action, 66-29.

Spencer Hay led Palmerton (0-2, 0-1) with eight points. Mark Quinn added six for the Bombers.

PALMERTON

Hay 4-0-1-8, Shigo 1-2-2-5, Lesher 0-0-2-0, Pereira 0-1-2-1, Leaver 1-2-3-4, Quinn 3-0-2-6, Koma 0-1-2-1, Buck 1-0-0-2, Luers 0-2-2-2, Shivone 0-0-0-0, Frey 0-0-0-0. TOTALS: 10-8-16-29.

CATASAUQUA

Edwards 3-0-0-8, Wetherhold 3-4-5-10, Purrone 4-5-8-13, Wells 2-1-1-5, Bond, D. 0-0-0-0, Marshall 4-1-1-9, Biviano 2-0-0-4, Brinkley 3-1-2-7, Parker 0-0-0-0, Bond, K. 0-0-0-0, Strong 0-0-0-0, Labezius 4-2-6-10. TOTALS: 25-14-23-66.

Palmerton 2 4 13 10 - 29

Catasauqua 14 11 25 16 - 66

Three-Pointers: P - Shigo 1; C - Edwards 2.

Dieruff-Pleasant Vy.

Dieruff outlasted Pleasant Valley in double-overtime, as the Huskies won 71-63 in non-league action.

Matt Riddick scored a game-high 25 points for Dieruff. Teammate Tyshyn Harmon added 16.

The Bears (2-1) were led by Devon Howard's 21 points. Marquis Brown poured in 14.

DIERUFF

Saez 0-0-0-0, Harmon 5-3-4-16, Wauchope 1-5-6-7, Dryden 1-3-5-9, Riddick 9-5-8-25, Burtes 0-0-0-0, Lee 4-5-6-13, Winslow 0-0-0-0, Feliz-Martinez 0-1-2-1, Custis-Henry 0-0-0-0. TOTALS: 21-22-33-71.

PLEASANT VY.

Brown 7-0-1-14, Skutnik 0-0-0-0, Howard 7-6-8-21, Hosier 0-0-0-0, Deegan 2-0-0-4, Sharpe 1-2-2-5, Hrbek 0-2-2-2, Jones 4-0-1-8, Pazienza 1-7-7-9, Robinson 0-0-0-0, Neubert 0-0-2-0. TOTALS: 22-17-23-63.

Dieruff 14 5 19 16 4 13 - 71

Pleasant Vy. 10 4 18 22 4 5 - 63

Three-Pointers: D - Harmon 3, Dryden 2, Riddick 2; PV - Howard 1, Sharpe 1.

WRESTLING

Schuylkill Haven-

Jim Thorpe

Jim Thorpe (2-4) picked up a close win over Schuylkill Haven in Schuylkill League action.

Ali Capobianco and Brian Ohl both moved to 6-0 on the season with their wins, both of which were by pins.

J. Thorpe 48, Schuylkill Haven 36

106 - Kevan Gentile (JT) pinned Dalton Werley :52

113 - John Condly (JT) won by forfeit

120 - Ali Capobianco (JT) pinned Ray Whan in 1:15

126 - Trevyn Fessler pinned (SH) Kyle Morales 3:16

132 - Shay Mattern pinned (SH) Nick Pale 1:05

138 - Avery Zigenfus (JT) won by forfeit

145 - Pollux Fisher (JT) won by forfeit

152 - Brian Ohl (JT) pinned Wolfgang Hafer in 3:26

160 - John Shoener (SH) pinned Fabian Torres 3:44

170 - Jack Hower (SH) pinned Deryk Gibbon in 4:18

182 - Todd Zimmerman (SH) pinned Tyler Andrew in :52

195 - Mike Munoz (JT) pinned Shane Savitsky in 1:29

220 - Jedidiah Scorzelli (JT) won by forfeit

285 - Nathan Kramer (SH) pinned Ryan Ruberto in 1:13

JR. HIGH BASKETBALL

8TH GRADE

Pleasant Valley-Wilson

Pleasant Valley defeated Wilson, 39-20.

Chris Barker led the Bears with nine points. Connor Pandolfo added eight.

7TH GRADE

Pleasant Valley-Wilson

Pleasant Valley topped Wilson, 38-18.

Brent Beck scored 11, while Isaiah Howard chipped in eight.