|NTL BOYS BASKETBALL: ELK LAKE KNOCKS OFF SAYRE, 58-39 (2018-01-06)
Valley Sports Report
DIMOCK, Pa. — Elk Lake outscored Sayre 33-11 over the middle two quarters in a 58-39 win over Sayre here Saturday afternoon in non-league boys basketball action.
Junior James Esposito converted an old-fashioned three-point play and scored five points in the first quarter for the Redskins, and senior Jordan Rockwell canned a 3-pointer in a 12-12 stanza.
Esposito scored four more points in the second quarter, but Elk Lake’s Rierdan Reyan scored 11 points to fuel an 18-6 run that gave the Rams a 30-18 lead at the intermission.
A trio of Rams scored four points apiece in the third quarter as they used a 15-5 run to extend the lead to 45-23 entering the final eight minutes.
Esposito led Sayre with 12 points, while sophomore Corbin Brown scored seven points, and Rockwell added five markers.
Reyan led Elk Lake with 24 points, and Hunter Bomboy added 14.
Sayre, now 3-7, returns to action Tuesday when it hosts Wyalusing.