High School Sports

High school basketball: Lady Eagles rout Red Raiders

Bald Eagle Area improved to 19-1 as it defeated Bellefonte 45-20 on Tuesday.

The Lady Eagles started off strong, with 14 points in the first quarter, and Bellefonte was never able to keep up despite holding BEA to one second-quarter basket.

Marissa Ward had 17 points and five steals on the night for the winners while Kaitlyn Miller managed nine points and pulled down 19 boards for the Lady Eagles.

Jess Book scored seven points for the Lady Raiders and Lexi Wetzler added five.