Elkins too much for B-U; TV falls

Logan Dudley and Charlie George had seven points each to lead Elkins past rival Buckhannon-Upshur 45-37 Friday in Big 10 Conference action at Richard P. Simmons Memorial Gymnasium.

Jaycie Saseen and Hailey Collins had six points each, while Ashley Simmons had five points and pulled down eight rebounds for the Lady Tigers (5-12).

Kelsey Hinzman had 14 points, while Jessica Feronti tallied 11 points for the Lady Bucs (4-15).

With the game tied 21-21 at halftime, B-U outscored Elkins in the third quarter to build an 29-27 lead after three quarters of play.

“It was a great team effort tonight,” Elkins coach Nancy Lewis said. “I thought we played well, and everyone contributed tonight.”

Buckhannon-Upshur will host Grafton at 7:30 p.m. Monday for a Big 10 Conference game.

Elkins will visit Hampshire at 7:30 p.m. on the same day.

Notre Dame 45, Tygarts Valley 44

CLARKSBURG – Molly Angotti scored 18 points as Notre Dame slipped past Tygarts Valley 45-44 on Friday night.

Sophie Brunett added 10 points for the Lady Irish (7-12), who trailed 34-30 after three quarters.

Shanda Howell had 20 points for the Lady Bulldogs before fouling out with 4 minutes left in regulation. Paige Pritt added 10 points and eight rebounds.

“We had a lot of inexperienced players on the floor in the fourth quarter,” Tygarts Valley coach Mike DiPasquale said. “We had three starters foul out, and that really hurt us at the end.”

The Lady Bulldogs (12-6) will entertain Richwood at 7:30 p.m. today in West Virginia Hometown Invitational Tournament action.