Cumberland Times-News

March 2, 2013

Yellow Jackets sting Cougars

Advance to Region II finals, play Notre Dame

From Staff Reports
Cumberland Times-News

— PETERSBURG, W.Va. — Adam Snyder had 20 and Jared Kite scored a season-high 19 points to lead Moorefield, 61-54, over East Hardy in the West Virginia Class A Region II, Section 4 Finals at Petersburg on Saturday.

The win  marks the fourth time this season that the Yellow Jackets have defeated cross-county rival East Hardy.

East Hardy trailed by one at halftime but led by one going into the fourth.

The Yellow Jackets’ 22-14 fourth quarter put the game away.

Tyler Mongold had a game-high 23 for East Hardy (13-10). Korey Foltz put in 12 more and Wyatt Basye added 10.

Moorefield (11-12) hosts Notre Dame Thursday at 6 p.m. in the Class AA Region II Finals.