H.S. BOYS BASKETBALL: Olympians top Panthers

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Feb. 22—Kaiden Herron scored 13 of his game-high 19 points in the second half as the Jim Thorpe boys' basketball team surged past Panther Valley 73-44 in a Schuylkill League Division I makeup game played on Sunday.

Caiden Hurley added 16 points for the Olympians, who outscored PV 45-18 in the second half to take control after leading by just two (28-26) at intermission.

Mike Pascoe had 14 points to pace Panther Valley.

JIM THORPE (73) — Gilliar 2 0-0 6, Condly 3 0-0 6, McHugh 0 0-0 0, Warner 3 0-0 6, Hurley 5 2-2 16, Fisher 4 0-1 9, Ivey 2 1-4 5, Smith 0 0-0 0, Herron 7 4-5 19, Marykwas 2 2-4 6. Totals 28 9-6 73.

PANTHER VALLEY (44) — Orsulak 0 0-0 0, B. Hood 2 0-0 4, Kindt 0 0-0 0, Pascoe 4 6-7 14, S. Hood 2 0-0 5, Hadley 2 1-2 5, Kokinda 3 0-0 9, Weaver 2 1-2 5, Fatzie 1 0-0 2, Berk 0 0-0 0. Totals 16 8-11 44.

JT (11-7, 7-5) .........15 13 25 20 — 73

PV (4-13, 2-10) .......12 14 9 9 — 44

3-point FGs: Hurley 4, Gilliar 2, Fisher, Herron. Kokinda 3, S. Hood.

JV score: Jim Thorpe 52-42