Skyview boys play in Petersburg tourney

The Skyview boys basketball team captured runner-up honors after a tiebreaker had to be used at the Little Norway tournament in Petersburg on Saturday.

The Panthers ended the three-day tournament by topping Metlakatla 51-41 on Saturday, improving their record to 2-1. However, Petersburg and Metlakatla also finished with a 2-1 record at the round-robin tournament, and so the tiebreaker was decided on point differential.

On Friday, the Panthers notched a 53-49 win in overtime over Cordova.

Jacob Carlson had 18 points to lead the Panthers, while Tim Duke had 13 points and Chad Harley added 12.

On Thursday, Skyview had started the tournament by losing to host Petersburg 58-36.

Kayin McCay had 22 points for the Vikings, while Colby Bell and Michael Brock had 12 apiece.

For Skyview, Micah Hilbish contributed 11.

Thursday

Vikings 58, Panthers 36

Skyview 5 12 9 9 —36

Petersburg 14 18 13 13 —58

SKYVIEW (36) — Duke 2 1-2 5, Hinz 0 0-0 0, Jones 1 0-0 2, Carlson 4 0-0 8, Clark 1 0-0 2, Kruse 0 0-0 0, Hilbish 4 2-2 11, Harley 2 4-6 9. Totals — 14 7-10 36.

PETERSBURG (58) — Bell 5 2-5, Brock 3 4-4 12, Yeager 3 2-3 8, McCay 9 1-1 22, Volk 0 0-0 0, Wittstock 1 0-0 3, Jensen 0 1-2 1, Lapeyri 0 0-0 0, Lantiegne 0 0-0 0, Bryner 0 0-0 0. Totals — 21 10-15 58.

3-point goals — Skyview 1 (Hilbish); Petersburg 6 (Brock 2, McCay 3, Wittstock). Team fouls — Skyview 15, Petersburg 12. Fouled out — Yearger.

Friday

Panthers 53, Wolverines 49, OT

Skyview 8 19 5 10 —53

Cordova 7 12 11 12 —49

SKYVIEW (53) — Duke 6 0-4 13, Hinz 1 0-0 3, Jones 1 3-4 6, Carlson 4 9-15 18, Cook 0 1-2 1, Kruse 0 0-0 0, Harley 4 4-4 12. Totals — 16 17-29 53.

CORDOVA (49) — Songer 1 0-0 2, Ribao 2 0-0 4, Perry 0 0-0 0, Muma 4 2-4 11, Jewell 1 2-6 4, Cheshire 5 1-2 14, Plant 3 3-7 9, Beedle 2 0-0 4. Totals — 18 8-19 49.

3-point goals — Skyview 4 (Duke 1, Hinz 1, Jones 1, Carlson 1); Cordova 5 (Muma 2, Cheshire 3). Team fouls — Skyview 17, Cordova 23. Fouled out — Jones.

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