High School Sports

High school girls’ basketball: Slow start dooms Philipsburg-Osceola in loss to Tyrone

Philipsburg-Osceola trailed by 14 points after the first quarter and couldn’t recover in a 72-59 loss to Tyrone on Saturday.

Casey Engle scored a game-high 28 points for the Lady Golden Eagles, who raced out to a 20-6 lead in the opening period.

Haylee Hayward paced the Lady Mounties (6-10) with 20 points and Abby Showers added 18.