Roundup: Vikings, Lady Gators get home wins
Dave Gesinski scored 15 points, and Rob Patula netted 13 as the host Mount Pleasant boys basketball team (5-3, 8-10) defeated Derry (3-5, 4-13) 49-42 in Section 3-AAA action.
Ryan DeMary led the Trojans with 18 points, and Dewey Schmitt put in 13.
Mount Pleasant will visit Brownsville on Tuesday.
BV 70, SHS 60
Troy Rollinson racked up 20 points in a losing effort for visiting Southmoreland (0-8, 0-16). Chris Hawkins tossed in 11.
Brandon Neil and Matt Cyktor led Belle Vernon (3-5, 4-13) with 13 points each. Matt Rowland scored 12, Steven King posted 11, and Jon Murt had 10.
The Scotties will host Uniontown on Tuesday.
B’ville 74, U’town 67
Junior Mays canned 20 points, and Brandon Duncan charted 19 in Uniontown’s (7-1, 12-3) first section loss.
Carson Thomas led visiting Brownsville (4-4, 8-8) with 22 points. Mike Bogden and Brian Gates each scored 13, and Paul Hlatky checked in with 11.
Uniontown will visit Southmoreland on Tuesday.
Trinity 87, LH 74
Corey Nesser scored 18 points, and Andre Ramsey put in 16, but Laurel Highlands (4-3, 8-9) lost on the road. Kenny Riddell added 12 for the team.
John Weiss drained 24 for Trinity (3-4, 10-7), and Justin Adley was close behind with 22. Tim Drakely scored 17, and Ean Miller put in 12.
The Mustangs will host Peters Township on Tuesday.
Geibel 49, BV 41
Julie Wisilosky scored a career-high 16 points to lead Geibel (9-7) past visiting Belle Vernon (10-7). Sarah Mendicino paced the Lady Leopards with 13 points, and Corey Baron had 10.
The Lady Gators will host Avella on Monday.