High School Sports

Bald Eagle Area wins first boys’ basketball home game of season

CDT staff reports

Behind a strong opening press and transition baskets, Bald Eagle Area set the tone early in Monday’s 57-47 win over West Branch.

It was just the Eagles’ second win all season, but they impressed early and often. BEA (2-19) outscored West Branch 20-12 in the first quarter.

Three players reached double digits, as Jordan Jones led the way with a game-high 18 points and four treys. Jaden Jones added 13 points, with Parker Hilderbrand chipping in 11.