Perry Snaps Leopards Win Streak – Boys Basketball

Perry 64, Louisville 57

The Louisville Leopards Boys Varsity Basketball Team fell on the road against the Perry Panthers 64-57 beattys-sports-winter-hat-2017Saturday Night at Perry High School. With the loss, Louisville falls to 7-5 on the season.

Chris Libertore scored a team-high 15 points and Brody Hahn also poured in 14 points to lead the Leopards. Jared Mathie and Derek Zeller also reached double digits by adding 10 points each.

Louisville led at the end of each of the first two quarters and took a 23-19 lead into the locker room. Perry answered back by outscoring the Leopards 18-8 in the third quarter to pull ahead 37-31. The Panthers also won a shootout of a fourth quarter 27-26 to take the game by seven.


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Perry was led by Dominic Pipero and Keonte Sims who dropped home a game-high 19 points each. Julian Jackson also hit double figures with 10 points.

The loss ended the Leopards 5-game winning streak. The Panthers have now won 13 out of their last 15 in the head-to-head series overall. Louisville is now 15-30 against Perry all-time, which includes a 5-16 record in games played at PHS.

UP NEXT: The Leopards will next travel to Boardman to take on the Spartans on Tuesday, January 17. JV will begin at 6:00 PM and Varsity will follow around 7:30 PM.

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VARSITY STATISTICS

PANTHERS 64, LEOPARDS 57

LEOPARDS: Libertore 5 2-4 15, Hahn 5 4-4 14, Mathie 5 0-0 10, Zeller 4 0-0 10, Zuppe 2 2-2 6, Burick 1 0-0 2, Hartline 0 0-2 0. Totals 22 8-12 57.

3-Pointers (5): Libertore 3, Zeller 2

Team FT: 8-12 67%

PANTHERS: Pipero 7 2-2 19, Sims 8 2-3 19, Jackson 4 0-0 10, Cleveland 4 0-2 8, Mercier 1 1-2 3, Stokes 1 0-0 3, Centano 1 0-0 2. Totals 26 5-9 64.

3-Pointers (7): Pipero 3, Jackson 2, Sims, Stokes

Team FT: 5-9 56%

Team 1-2-3-4–TOTAL

Louisville 11-12-8-26–57

Perry 10-9-18-27–64

Records: Perry 5-7, Louisville 7-5

JV: Louisville 47, Perry 46

The Leopards Boys JV Basketball Team used a fourth quarter rally to edge the host Perry Panthers 47-46 Saturday Evening at PHS. Louisville has now won 10 straight games and holds an overall record of 10-2 on the year.

Craig Bast hit a pair of three-pointers and led the Leopards with a game-high 12. Colton Jones also scored 9 and Scott Gronow added 8.

The Panthers held the lead at the end of each of the first three quarters and took a 37-31 lead into the final period. Louisville rallied back to take the fourth quarter 16-9 to edge Perry in the end.

Jagger Haynes led the Panthers by scoring a game-high 20 points. Frank Sciciry also scored 8 for Perry.

JV STATISTICS

LEOPARDS 47, PANTHERS 46

LEOPARDS: Bast 4 2-4 12, C. Jones 2 5-5 9, Gronow 3 0-0 8, Hall 3 0-0 6, King 0 6-8 6, T. Jones 1 0-0 2, Pukys 1 0-0 2, Wright 1 0-0 2. TOTAL 15 13-17 47.

3-Pointers (4): Bast 2, Gronow 2

Team FT: 13-17 76%

PANTHRS: Haynes 7 6-10 20, Sciciry 3 1-3 8, Bowman 2 0-0 4, Davis 2 0-0 4, Vanest 2 0-1 4, Tolin 1 0-0 3, Robinson 1 0-2 2, Gruber 0 1-2 1. TOTAL 18 8-18 46.

3-Pointers (2): Sciciry, Tolin

Team FT: 8-18 44%

Team 1-2-3-4–TOTAL

Louisville 8-16-7-16—47

Perry 16-9-12-9—46

Fouls: 18-14 Louisville

Turnovers: 17-14 Perry

Records: Louisville 10-2

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