Knights Too Much for Panthers
January 20, 2014By Daniel Morrison of Archbishop Alter High School
On Saturday, January 18th, the Alter freshman and JV teams traveled to play the Ponitz Panthers in Dayton. The freshman team got off to a slow start before leading by 7 at halftime. They finished off Ponitz by blowing the game wide open late in the 4th quarter winning 49-36. Ryan Markoff scored 20 points in the game including 8 in the 4th quarter. JP Schimpf added 13 points. The JV team added one more to their win column. The squad won 63-59 against a team that brought down a couple of varsity players. Joe Laravie scored 18 points and Dom Laravie added 11. Freshman Ryan Markoff played only in the 4th quarter but added 9 points going 4/4 from the floor including two 22ft treys. The freshman team is now 10-1. The JV team is 9-4.