Boys basketball

Saturday, February 3, 2018 @ 7:30 PM
Pennridge at Reading High (Boys basketball)
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Highlights: Reading High let a seven-point lead slip away in regulation and fell to visiting Pennridge 55-50 in two overtimes tonight in a non-league game at Geigle Complex.

The Red Knights (18-3), ranked No. 6 in the state, saw their 12-game winning streak snapped.

The Rams (17-5) scored the final six points of the game, getting a huge 3-pointer from Sean Yoder for a 52-50 lead with 1:28 left.

Yoder finished with 19 points, matching Reading's Wesley Butler.

The Rams hit nine 3-pointers in the game, including six after intermission.

Reading led 31-24 late in the third quarter and was up by five points with 5:52 remaining in regular before going into a spread offense to milk the clock.

Pennridge's Jonathan Post hit the first of two free throws with 3.0 seconds left in regulation to send the game to overtime.

For a complete report, read Mike Drago's story in the print edition of the Reading Eagle or on-line at

Pennridge Stats
Yoder, Sean 71412488219
Molettiere, Mike 170005312
Warner, Ryan 260025546
Lewis, Tyrese 5945246116
Post, Jon 293500517
Pestrak, Jake 132211405
Henofer, Brett 000000000
Totals 1848101492332955
Reading High Stats
Dixon, R.J. 1 251201505
Starks, Xavier 2 1150019713
Butler, Wesley 3 51666393119
Wingo, Larry 11 274501618
Lopez, Ricki 24 4100000608
Heath, Bobby 5 120012203
Colter, Daniel 12 250000404
Whitfield, Kahari 20 000000310
Totals 1760111352237450