Timko leads Methacton to tourney final in Wildwood (NJ); Boyertown, Owen J. Roberts throttled - updated

Methacton 51, Archbishop Ryan 33 –  Nicole Timko hit five three-balls and scored a game-high 19 points while Sydney Tornetta and Caroline Pellicano finished with 10 points and 7 rebounds apiece to carry the Warriors to victory in the opening round of the Wildwood (NJ) Boardwalk Classic Friday.
Methacton, which faces Camden Catholic Saturday (4:45 pm) for the Gen. Melini Memorial Bracket championship, ripped off a 20-6 edge in the fourth quarter to blow open a tenuous 31-27 lead.
Arch. Ryan (33) – Nigro 3 4-4 10, Reed 1 1-2 3, DiDonato 1 0-0 3, Grassifulli 5 1-2 12, Stock 1 0-0 3, Geiger 1 0-0 2. Totals 12 6-8 33.
Methacton (51) – Kropp 1 1-2 4, Tornetta 3 3-4 10, Pellicano 5 0-2 10, Hargrove 1 4-4 6, Timko 6 2-2 19, Bockrath 0 0-0 0, Smith 0 0-0 0, Hazlett 1 0-0 2. Totals 17 10-14 51.
Arch. Ryan           10   5  12    6 – 33
Methacton            14   7  10  20 – 51
3-point goals: DiDonato, Grassifulli, Stock; Timko 5, Kropp, Tornetta
 
Villa Joseph Marie 62, Boyertown 58 – Ashley Kapp hit five three-pointers and scored a career-high 23 points but the Bears were unable to sustain a quick start in falling at the Boyertown Holiday Tournament.
Boyertown, which also got 8 points each from Mikayla Moyer and Amber Marburger, led 21-7 after one quarter but Villa used a 38-21 advantage in the middle periods to grab the lead a 45-42 heading into the fourth quarter.
The Bears will face Pennridge in the consolation game Saturday (3 pm).
Villa Joseph Marie (62) – Tomaselli 0 4-4 4, Hagan 2 0-0 6, Austin 3 0-1 7, Solov 1 0-0 2, Zink 1 5-8 7, Beck 6 13-16 28, Skalski 3 0-0 8. Totals 16 22-29 62.
Boyertown (58) – Kline 0 0-0 0, Marburger 2 4-4 8, Moyer 3 1-1 8, Ludwig 2 0-0 6, Hillegas 1 0-0 2, Kapp 9 0-0 23, Sweisfort 1 2-3 4, J. Smith 3 0-0 7. Totals 21 7-8 58.
Villa Joseph Marie              7  17  21  17 – 62
Boyertown                        21   9  12  16 - 58
3-point goals: VJM (8) – Beck 3, Hagan 2, Skalski 2, Austin; Boyertown (9) – Kapp 5, Ludwig 2, Moyer, J. Smith
 
Central (MO) 64, Owen J. Roberts 42 – Avery White netted 14 points and Olivia LeClaire added 12 but it wasn’t enough as the Wildcats fell short at the Disney Tournament in Orlando, FL.
Trailing just 27-22 at the break, OJR was outscored 22-2 in the third quarter by the team from St. Joseph’s, MO (3-3), which hit nine three-balls in the win.
Central (64) – T. Broaden 2 0-0 4, Sample 4 0-1 10, Keller 1 0-0 2, E. Moody 3 4-6 11, Wells 4 0-1 10, Vejraska 1 0-0 3k, C. Broaden 3 0-1 6, Dudley 2 1-2 6, G. Moody 2 0-0 6, Eiman 3 0-0 6. Totals 25 5-11 64.
OJR (42) – Clay 2 3-5 8, White 7 0-0 14, LeClaire 5 2-2 12, Vogelman 1 2-4 4, Greenawald 2 0-0 4, G. Koury 0 0-2 0, Daye 0 0-0 0. Totals 17 7-13 42.
Central (MO)       12  15  22  15 - 64
OJ Roberts          11  11    2  18 - 42
3-point goals: Sample 2, Wells 2, G. Moody 2, E. Moody, Vejraska, Dudley, Clay
 
WC Rustin 65, Perkiomen Valley 55 – The Vikings fell behind 18-11 after one quarter and 38-21 at the break in dropping the nonleague encounter despite getting double figures scoring from Emma Miley (18 points), Naiya Daisey (13) and Jennifer Beattie (11).
Perk Valley (55) – Daye 0 0-0 0, Beattie 4 3-4 11, Daisey 4 5-6 13, Salazar 0 0-0 0, Stein 0 1-2 1, Quoos 0 0-0 0, Monaco 0 0-0 0, Hartman 0 0-0 0, Miley 6 4-6 18, Marinacci 1 0-0 3, Hallissey 0 0-0 0, Ramsey 3 0-2 6, Sherman 1 0-0 3, Loveless 0 0-0 0, Totals 19 13-20 55.
WC Rustin (65) – Flynn 0 1-3 1, Shivers 4 1-2 13, Betchyk 3 1-2 9, Plona 2 0-0 4, E. McGurk 1 0-0 2, greer 6 0-1 12, L. McGurk 9 2-5 20, Costin 2 0-0 4. Totals 27 5-13 65.
Perk Valley      10  11  16  18 – 55
WC Rustin        18  20  18   9 - 65
3-point goals: Miley 2, Marinacci, Sherman; Shivers 4, Betchyk 2
 
Oxford 52, Phoenixville 42 – Aubree Breisblatt lit up the gym for 18 points and Nailah Green added 15 but it wasn’t enough as the Phantoms fell in the opening round of the Ridley Holiday Tournament.
Phoenixville (42) – Hall 0 0-0 0, Williams 4 0-0 8, Green 7 1-5 15, S. Brown 0 0-0 0, M. Brown 0 1-2 1, Breisblatt 6 2-4 18, Michaud 0 0-1 0. Totals 18 4-12 42.
Oxford (52) – Guerin 0 1-3 1, Voss 1 0-0 2, Fernandez 5 5-8 21, Allerman 1 2-3 4, Herrin 7 1-2 18, Eifert 1 0-0 2, Tipton 2 0-0 4. Totals 18 9-16 52.
Phoenixville       12   5   8  17 – 42
Oxford               20  11  13   8 – 52
3-point goals: Breisblatt 4, Fernandez 3, Herrin
 
Wyomissing 68, Pottstown 35 – Trinell Watson pumped in 22 points for the winless Trojans in their loss to the hosts at the Spartan Holiday Tournament. Pottstown, which faces Schuylkill Valley in the tourney consolation game Saturday at 1 pm, was unable to mount a challenge after falling behind 50-12 at the half.
Pottstown (35) – Watson 7 7-10 22, T. Jarrett 2 2-10 7, Daye 2 1-2 5, Hampton 0 1-2 1, Flagg 0 0-0 0, Barksdale-Hodges 0 0-0 0, K. Jarrett 0 0-0 0, Brown 0 0-0 0, Totals 11 11-26 35.
Wyomissing (68) – Doyle 4 1-2 9, Gehman 3 0-0 6, Seyfert 14 3-4 33, Heliodoro 1 0-0 2, Flowers 1 0-0 2, Reber 2 2-10 6, Blickley 1 0-0 2, Loeb 1 0-0 2, Campbell 2 2-4 6. Totals 29 8-20 68.
Pottstown                5    7     9  14 – 35
Wyomissing            28  22   12    6 – 68
3-point goals: Watson, T. Jarrett, Seyfert 2
 
Brandywine Heights 59, Upper Perkiomen 20 – The Indians were within 20-13 after one quarter, but that was as close as they would get after the Bullets posted advantages of 14-1 in the second quarter and 19-2 in the third to run away with the victory in the Brandywine Heights Tournament.
Upper Perk (20) – Pigeon 2 3-4 7, Haines 2 0-0 4, Rogers 1 0-1 3, Bernhart 1 0-0 2, Keeney 2 0-0 4, Garcia 0 0-0 0. Totals 8 3-4 20.
Brandywine Heights (59) – A. Savitz 4 0-0 8, Daddona 4 0-0 8, E. Savitz 4 3-6 12, Clark 9 1-3 19, Lee 1 0-0 2, Dekens 0 1-2 1, C. Fenstermacher 2 1-2 5, V. Fenstermacher 2 0-2 4. Totals 26 6-15 59.
Upper Perkiomen            13   1    2   4 – 20
Brandywine Heights        20  14  19   6 – 59
3-point goals: Rogers, E. Savitz
 
Upper Merion 50, Springfield (Montco) 38 – Izzy LeGendre hit for 17 points and Katie Frey added 9 as the Vikings went wire-to-wire for the opening round victory in the Upper Merion Vikings Holiday Tournament Friday.
After building leads of 8-5 after one quarter and 22-8 at the half, Upper Merion virtually sealed the deal by extending the advantage to 38-17 heading into the fourth quarter.