Raiders defeat Golden Eagle junior high round ballers

The Tyrone Junior High boys basketball team jumped out to a 17-2 over visiting Bellefonte on Wednesday, only to be outplayed over the last three quarters, and lost by a 55-45 score.
The Little Eagles trailed only 24 – 23 at the half, but couldn’t regroup in the second half.
Tyler Hoover led the scoring with 14 points, while Wade Branstetter tossed in 11 for the
Eagle junior high, now with a 6-7 record on the season.
Tyrone’s eighth grade team improved their record to 9-2 with a 19-17 win in the first game.
Chris McCaulley led 10 players in the scoring with seven points. Jason Tuskovich added six, while John
Harris, Brandon Gehret, and Jon Hampton contributed five each.