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Local Roundup: 3 Phantom wrestlers go 4-1 at Jersey Shore Duals


By Phoenix Staff

Monday, January 21, 2013

Phoenixville wrestlers Garrett Serwatka, Trey Romance and Jordan Valenteen each won four of five individual bouts during Saturday’s Jersey Shore Duals. The Phantoms finished 1-4 as a team on the day.
Phoenixville defeated Clarion, 41-27; but fell to warrior Run, 60-9; Wallenpaupack, 58-14; Cedar Cliff, 57-17; and Canton, 45-26.
Mark Cermanski earned two wins for the Phantoms while teammates Henry Hancock, Tim Labik and Dave Rosati addede one apiece.
BOYS BASKETBALL
Phoenixville 68, Boyertown 61: Marcus Howell and Eric Wallace had the hot shooting hands as the Phantoms outlasted the Bears on Friday night, Jan. 18, in Boyertown.
Howell scored a team-high 24 points and Wallace netted 20 for Phoenixville, which broke open an 18-18 tie after one quarter.
Greg Hughes cored 12 points for the Phantosm, who knocked down nine 3-point field goals, including four by Wallace.
Mike Mansur led Boyertown with 24 points.
Lansdale Catholic 69, Phoenixville 61: Marcus Howell scored 19 points and DeAndre tallied 14, but the Phantoms fell to the Crusaders in a non-league road outing on Thursday night, Jan. 17.
Lansdale Catholic opened a 33-25 lead in the first half and then played the Phantoms even down the stretch to post the win and end Phoenixville’s two-game winning streak.
GIRLS BASKETBALL
Lansdale Catholic 55, Phoenixville 39: Aubree Flagg scored 19 points for the Phantoms (4-13) in a non-league home loss to former PAC-10 rival Lansdale Catholic Tuesday night.
Flagg had seven field goals and shot 5-for-6 at the foul line for the Phantoms, who were within 10-9 after the first period and 22-20 at halftime. The Crusaders opened the gap with a 20-8 advantage during the third quarter.
Jada Boyce added nine points for Phoenixville and Mary Sinnott finished with seven.