Men's Basketball Wins First Conference Game

Men's Basketball Wins First Conference Game

November 29, 2017 , Penn State Wilkes Barre wins at home against Penn State Mount Alto 62-54. The Lions bounce back from a 3 game losing streak winning this game to make them 4-3 and 1-0 in conference play.

Coach Hammett feels it was a great solid win against Mount Alto." Feels great to get away from the losing streak , the 3 games were tough and it was hard for our guys but they learned a lot from it and prepared them for conference play"said Coach Hammett. He says that the men played well and the team is growing game by game. Coach Hammett main focus coming in the game was slowing down Junior guard Jalen Smith, Mount Alto leading scorer. Amerr Biddle Junior Guard/ Foward played a great role slowing down Smith with him 2-15 from the field and 6 points. 

Penn State Wilkes Barre Sophomore Guard Kevin Silverberg had great night shooting amazing 7-10 from three finishing with 23 points to lead all scores. Ameer Biddle finishes with 10 points, 9 rebounds ,1 block and 1 steal.  Levaughn Soules finishes with 9 points, 8 rebounds, 5 blocks and 1 steal. 

The Lions will play Friday December 1, 2017 against New Kensington at home @ 7pm

Lets Go Lions!!!!!