Manila junior teams see season's end in 3A-3 District Tournament

Friday, February 26, 2010

Manila's junior boys and girls teams ended their seasons with losses in the 3A-3 District Tournament at Brookland.

The Junior Lions dropped a 58-36 decision to Tuckerman while the Lady Lions lost a tough 25-19 game to Harrisburg, both on Thursday night, Feb. 11.

Cade Niswanger led Tuckerman with 16 points while Zack Arthur and Spencer Shannon added 15 and 14 respectively in the Bulldog's victory over the Lions. Zach Reinhart led Manila with 12 points while Dylan Bogle also hit double digits scoring 10. Dustin Sirmon and Kyle Joyner tallied six points apiece while Tanner Platz added two more.

Tuckerman took a 13-9 lead after the first quarter and upped their margin to 27-17 at the half. The Bulldogs held a 44-29 advantage entering the final period.

Taylor Teague led the Lady Lions with nine points in its loss to Harrisburg. Shelby Wallace and Kirsten Adcock tallied three points apiece while Devon Burrow and Kailin Shelton added two points each.

The Lady Hornets led 9-5 after the first quarter and 13-10 at the half. Harrisburg took an 18-15 lead into the final frame.

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