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BOYS ROUNDUP: Knights, Comets, Cougars win crossovers

Division 1 teams swept Division 2 in Tuesday night’s three Lackawanna League boys basketball crossover games.

Scranton 65, Wallenpaupack 49

Jaheam Roberts scored 17 points to lead four players in double figures during Scranton’s road win.

Kole Conforti added 14 points while Dillon Lazdowsky had 13. Oliver Almonte scored 10 points and pulled down 11 rebounds.

Wallenpaupack was led by Justin Blanding with 25 points. Jake Holbert added 11.

The Buckhorns led for much of the first 12 minutes, but the Knights went on a 12-3 run to close the second quarter and take a 27-22 halftime lead.

Roberts had eight points in the second quarter when Conforti, Lazdowsky and P.J. Murphy all hit 3-pointers.

The Knights then broke out for 22 points in the third quarter to increase the lead to 49-38.

Conforti hit two 3-pointers and scored eight points in the quarter.

Abington Heights 63, Honesdale 43

Mason Fedor scored 20 points and Robby Lucas added 19 as Abington Heights remained unbeaten in the league with the home-court win.

The Comets pulled away by outscoring the Hornets, 33-20, in the second half.

Fedor scored 10 points in the third quarter.

Patrick Walsh then went 7-for-8 while scoring 10 of his 12 points in the fourth quarter.

Nathan Hugaboom led Honesdale with 12 points.

Lucas had 15 points at halftime. He and Fedor had seven each in the first quarter when the Comets took a 17-10 lead.

Valley View 75, Western Wayne 36

Eli Yusavage led a balanced attack with 12 points for Valley View, which ran out to leads of 22-4 after one quarter and 46-15 at halftime.

Connor Hilling added nine points.

Taheed Jewell, who also had five assists and four steals, and L.V. Pegula scored eight points each.

A.J. Kucharski made three steals.


Scranton Prep defeated West Scranton in Tuesday’s only Division 1 game: Scranton Prep boys defeat West – NEPA Sports Nation.

Friday’s Abington Heights win over West Scranton and Division 1-2 crossovers: BOYS ROUNDUP: Cavs, Knights rally; Cougars, Comets also win – NEPA Sports Nation.

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Valley View over Scranton Prep and Division 1-2 crossovers on Jan. 17: BOYS ROUNDUP: Cougars win; Division 1 sweeps 3 crossovers – NEPA Sports Nation.

Valley View, Scranton Prep wins on Jan. 13: Balance carries Cougars, Cavaliers – NEPA Sports Nation.

Abington Heights-Delaware Valley in Lackawanna Division 1-2 crossover Jan. 13: Nealon, Fedor lead AH victory – NEPA Sports Nation.

Abington Heights, West Scranton wins on Jan. 10: AH, West register Division 1 wins – NEPA Sports Nation.

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