Mechanicsburg tops Triad in girls hoops


Staff report



Mechanicsburg’s Olivia Skillings scores against Triad on Saturday.

Mechanicsburg’s Olivia Skillings scores against Triad on Saturday.


Photo by John Coffman Photography

NORTH LEWISBURG – Mechanicsburg defeated Triad, 73-7, in OHC girls basketball on Saturday.

The Indians led, 50-7, at the half.

For Mechanicsburg (14-2, 11-1), Addie DeLong had 17 points and Olivia Skillings added 10.

For the Cardinals (1-15, 0-11), Kaley Nott scored 3 points, Ashlyn McCoy had 6 rebounds and Madi Cox added 2 blocks.

On Wednesday, the Indians host Fairbanks and Triad hosts Northeastern.

WL-S wins

SPRINGFIELD – Chaley Wade scored a game-high 18 points as WL-S beat Northeastern, 40-24, in OHC girls basketball on Saturday.

For the Tigers (9-8, 8-5), Lilly Weaver and Bailey Poppe each had 6 points.

WL-S won the two-quarter jayvee game, 21-8. Maddie Cole had 7 points for the Tigers.

WL-S plays at Versailles tonight in non-league action.

Graham falls

ST. PARIS – North Union defeated Graham, 50-20, in CBC/MRD girls basketball on Saturday.

The Falcons (3-13, 1-6) trailed, 27-14, at the half.

“We need to have more mental discipline,” said GHS Coach Scott Seeberg. “They are a good team but if you don’t do the right things nothing good is going to happen.”

North Union won the jayvee game, 33-30. For the Falcons, Emma Yukon had 13 points.

Graham hosts Ben Logan on Wednesday.

Mechanicsburg’s Olivia Skillings scores against Triad on Saturday.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2022/01/web1_skillings-1.jpgMechanicsburg’s Olivia Skillings scores against Triad on Saturday. Photo by John Coffman Photography

Staff report