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Erie teams take tourney games from Eagles

Friday, December 7, 2012

HUMBOLDT -- Both of Uniontown's teams fell to Erie Thursday night in second-round games at the Humboldt Emprise Bank Tournament. Eagle girls dropped a 33-22 verdict while Uniontown's boys lost 52-45.

Erie boys held a 16-11 lead after one but the Eagles (1-2) got back within 21-22 at the half.

The Red Devils doubled Uniontown's output in the third quarter, 10-5, and held on for the win.

Brenton Esslinger led the Eagles with 21 points. Peters paced Erie with 16.

Erie's girls held a 10-6 lead after one period. There were just 9 total points scored in the second, but the Red Devils retained a 14-11 lead.

Uniontown (1-2) was held to 2 points in the third quarter and trailed 24-13 going into the final stanza.

Only four Eagles scored. DaNisha Robinson had 8 points and 11 rebounds. Hayden Rathbun added 7 points and Mandie Ridge scored 6.

Rathbun picked up 2 steals. Lakyn Coyan, Lauren Rockhold and Emily Shinn each dished 2 assists.

Both Uniontown teams face Three Rivers League rival Crest tonight in the final round.

GIRLS

UNIONTOWN: Sinn 0 0-0 0, Dixon 0 0-0 0, Travis 0 0-0 0, Rathbun 3 0-0 7, Rockhold 0 0-0 0, Coyan 0 1-4 1, Brown 0 0-0 0, Dawson 0 0-0 0, Robinson 3 2-6 8, Ridge 3 0-0 6. TOTALS: 9 3-10 22.

ERIE: No information provided.

Uniontown.......... 6 5 2 9 -- 22

Erie.................... 10 4 6 13 -- 33

Three-point field goals: Uniontown 1 (Rathbun), Erie n/a.

BOYS

UNIONTOWN: Gleason 3, Riley 7, Wiley 3, Esslinger 21, Jo.Duffey 2, Ja.Duffey 4, G.Miller 2, T.Meller 3. TOTAL: 45.

ERIE: Page 10, McCoy 9, Lehenbauer 6, Thompson 1, Peters 16, Murphy 10. TOTAL 52.

Uniontown......... 11 10 5 19 -- 45

Erie.................... 16 6 10 20 -- 52



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