High School Sports

Boys’ basketball: Bald Eagle Area falls to Mount Union

Mount Union broke open a tie game by outscoring Bald Eagle Area 23-13 in the second quarter and held on for a 71-57 triumph over the Eagles on Wednesday.

The Trojans (9-1) led 37-27 at the break.

Brandon Gettig and Trey Butterworth led Bald Eagle Area with 17 points each. Trevon Walker led Mount Union with a game-high 28 points.

The Eagles (4-5) will travel to Tyrone on Friday.