Pennsylvania High School Basketball - Bellefonte holds off Philipsburg-OsceolaJanuary 23, 2009: Philipsburg, PA 16866
Bellefonte Raiders (Bellefonte, PA) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the host Philipsburg-Osceola Mountaineers (Philipsburg, PA), 44-39 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Bellefonte upgrades its record to 12-1 on the season. The Raiders travel to Southern Huntingdon County (Three Springs, PA) to play the Rockets in a non-league bout on Saturday, January 24. The Rockets go into the bout with a record of 15-0. Southern Huntingdon County won 84-23 in their recent league bout against Claysburg-Kimmel (Claysburg, PA)
Next up, the Mountaineers play the DuBois Beavers (DuBois, PA) in a non-league bout, on Monday, January 26. Philipsburg-Osceola will attempt to upgrade on its 9-6 season record. The Beavers go into the bout with a 2-12 record after their 45-36 league loss to Punxsutawney (Punxsutawney, PA).