Miller Leads Punxsutawney Girls Past Brookville


PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. – With her team down a point going to the fourth quarter, Punxsutawney senior Leah Miller netted nine of her game-high 29 points in the final eight minutes to rally the Lady Chucks past visiting Brookville, 56-50, in D9 League action.

(Photo: Leah Miller of Punxsutawney. Photo by Vanessa Huey)

Punxsutawney trailed 40-39 after three but outscored the Lady Raiders, 17-10, in the fourth quarter.

Miller completed another monster double-double 22 rebounds, her second 20-20 game in her last four outings and the sixth straight game she has had at least 15 points and 15 rebounds. She also chipped in four blocks and two steals.

Kate Horner added 11 points and six assists for Punxsutawney.

Marcy Schindler paced Brookville, which trailed 24-23 at halftime, with 15 points with Madison Johnson adding 14 and Morgan Johnson nine.

CLEARFIELD 52, CURWENSVILLE 21

HYDE, Pa. – Nicollette Brossard scored 11 points and hauled down a game-high 21 rebounds to lead Clearfield to a 52-21 win over visiting Curwensville.

Brooke Cline scored a game-high 20 points for the Lady Bison with Alyana Ryan adding 16 points and eight assists.

Madi Weber had 18 of Curwensville’s 21 points.

A-C VALLEY 52, DUBOIS CENTRAL CATHOLIC 42

FOXBURG, Pa. – Up by three at halftime, A-C Valley outscored visiting DuBois Central Catholic 12-2 in the third quarter to gain separation on its way to a 52-42 win over the Lady Cardinals.

Ellie Thompson had 26 points to pace the Lady Falcons, who were up 28-25 at halftime, while Kylee Eaton added 10 points and Cami McNany eight.

Shay Gulvas led DCC with 13 points.


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