Pennsylvania High School Basketball - Pennsbury over Berks CatholicDecember 9, 2016: Fairless Hills, PA 19030
Fans at Friday's non-league challenge between the Pennsbury Falcons (Fairless Hills, PA) and the visiting Berks Catholic Saints (Reading, PA), saw Pennsbury's basketball squad overcome Berks Catholic by a tally of 55-40.
With the victory, Pennsbury improves its record to 1-0 on the campaign. The Falcons host North Penn (Lansdale, PA) to confront the Knights in a non-league challenge on Tuesday, December 13. The Knights come into the challenge with a record of 1-0. North Penn won 64-42 in their recent non-league challenge against Upper Perkiomen (Pennsburg, PA)
Next up, the Saints confront the Conwell-Egan Catholic Eagles (Fairless Hills, PA) in a non-league challenge, on Thursday, December 15. Berks Catholic will attempt to improve on its 0-1 season record.
Highlights: Mark Flagg scored 18 first-half points to lead Pennsbury to a 55-40 victory over Berks Catholic in the opening game of the Hoop Group Reading Showcase tonight at Albright's Bollman Center.
Pennsbury led by as many as 23 points in the fourth quarter before Casey Jack sparked a late rally. Jack scored 11 of his career-high 21 points I the final quarter.
The 6-7 Flagg dominated, finishing with a game-high 21 points to go along with eight blocked shots and seven rebounds.
Gary Francis came off the bench to score 16 for Pennsbury.