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The Jim Thorpe (PA) varsity basketball team lost Tuesday's home conference game against Pottsville (PA) by a score of 48-38.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Pottsville912131448
Jim Thorpe89101138
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Game Story

Pennsylvania High School Basketball - Jim Thorpe thwarted by Pottsville

December 19, 2017: Jim Thorpe, PA 18229

The Jim Thorpe Olympians basketball team (Jim Thorpe, PA), was toppled 48-38 in Tuesday's league battle with the visiting Pottsville Crimson Tide (Pottsville, PA)

The Crimson Tide now possess a 3-1 record. They put it on the line next when they host Pine Grove for a Schuylkill County 1 battle on Friday, December 22. Pottsville will confront a Cardinals team coming off a 52-45 non-league win over Schuylkill Haven (Schuylkill Haven, PA). The Cardinals record now stands at 3-1.

The Olympians (2-1) will now prepare for their battle against Lehighton (Lehighton, PA). The Indian come into the Schuylkill County 1 battle with a 1-2 record. In their last battle, Lehighton was toppled by Northampton (Northampton, PA), 54-34, in a non-league battle.

Mark DCrimson Tide All-Star Reporter
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  1. Check In

    1st Quarter
    2 - 6 The scorer has checked in. Pottsville 2, Jim Thorpe 6
    Posted @ 7:46p
  2. 9 - 6

    Score Correction

    Pottsville1st Quarter
    Score correction for Pottsville in Q1. Pottsville 9, Jim Thorpe 6
    Posted @ 7:51p
  3. 9 - 8

    Score Correction

    Jim Thorpe1st Quarter
    Score correction for Jim Thorpe in Q1. Pottsville 9, Jim Thorpe 8
    Posted @ 7:52p
  4. 9 - 8

    End of 1st Quarter

    2nd Quarter
    Pottsville 9, Jim Thorpe 8
    Posted @ 7:52p
  5. 21 - 8

    Score Correction

    Pottsville2nd Quarter
    Score correction for Pottsville in Q2. Pottsville 21, Jim Thorpe 8
    Posted @ 8:13p
  6. 21 - 17

    Score Correction

    Jim Thorpe2nd Quarter
    Score correction for Jim Thorpe in Q2. Pottsville 21, Jim Thorpe 17
    Posted @ 8:13p
  7. 21 - 17

    Halftime

    Halftime
    Pottsville 21, Jim Thorpe 17
    We noticed it's halftime, please enjoy this video while you wait for the action to resume.
    Posted @ 8:13p
  8. 21 - 17

    Start of 3rd Quarter

    Jim Thorpe3rd Quarter
    Jim Thorpe's ball.
    Posted @ 8:21p
  9. 21 - 27

    Score Correction

    Jim Thorpe3rd Quarter
    Score correction for Jim Thorpe in Q3. Pottsville 21, Jim Thorpe 27
    Posted @ 8:40p
  10. 34 - 27

    Score Correction

    Pottsville3rd Quarter
    Score correction for Pottsville in Q3. Pottsville 34, Jim Thorpe 27
    Posted @ 8:40p
  11. 34 - 27

    End of 3rd Quarter

    4th Quarter
    Pottsville 34, Jim Thorpe 27
    Posted @ 8:47p
  12. 48 - 27

    Score Correction

    Pottsville4th Quarter
    Score correction for Pottsville in Q4. Pottsville 48, Jim Thorpe 27
    Posted @ 8:59p
  13. 48 - 38

    Score Correction

    Jim Thorpe4th Quarter
    Score correction for Jim Thorpe in Q4. Pottsville 48, Jim Thorpe 38
    Posted @ 8:59p
  14. 48 - 38

    End of Game

    Final
    Pottsville 48, Jim Thorpe 38
    Posted @ 9p

Players of the Game

Pottsville (17-18)

Congratulations to #23 Ian Renninger for being selected the Pottsville Basketball Player of the Game.

Jim Thorpe (17-18)

Jim Thorpe has not selected any Players of the Game.

Scoretracker Providers

Mark DCrimson Tide All-Star Reporter

Rankings & Records

Pottsville (17-18)

NationalPAClass
2,7018522
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
19-513-18-19-22-2.792.9291,311870

Jim Thorpe (17-18)

NationalPAClass
10,64440069
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
12-117-96-42-34-4.522.4381,0811,139

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
Pottsville
16.512.313.212.88.054.6
Jim Thorpe
11.59.515.813.8-47.0

Head-to-Head

  • Pottsville won on 12/19/2017
    12/19 @ 7:30pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Pottsville912131448
    Jim Thorpe89101138

    The Pottsville (PA) varsity basketball team won Tuesday's away conference game against Jim Thorpe (PA) by a score of 48-38.

  • Pottsville won on 1/19/2018
    1/19 @ 7:30pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Jim Thorpe8515735
    Pottsville198231060

    The Jim Thorpe (PA) varsity basketball team lost Friday's away conference game against Pottsville (PA) by a score of 60-35.

Record Breakdown

Pottsville (17-18)

Jim Thorpe (17-18)

19-5
Overall
12-11
13-1
League
7-9
4-3
Non-League
4-2
2-0
Head to Head
0-2
13-1
Common Opponent
7-7
8-1
Home
6-4
9-2
Away
2-3
2-2
Neutral
4-4
2-1
Playoff
0-0
19-5
In-State
12-11
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0