Tioga Sports

Pirate boys and girls fall short at Stanley

Posted 1/05/16 (Tue)

By Jody Michael
Patrick Frise scored a team-high 24 points and Jacob Porras added 18, but it was not enough as Stanley defeated Tioga 68-65 in boys’ basketball action Saturday.
Stanley made up a deficit as large as eight, outscoring Tioga by nine points in the fourth quarter.
Porras finished with a team-high 12 rebounds and four assists.
Tioga finished the game shooting 41 percent from the field, and hit two of its 12 3-point attempts for 16 percent. The Pirates did not get to the free throw line as many times as Stanley did, hitting 13 of their 23 attempts for 56 percent.
Stanley finished the game shooting 43 percent. The Blue Jays hit 18 of their 28 free throws (64 percent) and missed all nine of their 3-point attempts.
Tioga played twice after press time, Monday vs. Berthold and Tuesday at Ray. The Pirates have a home game Saturday vs. Trenton at 1:30 p.m. Next week, they are in New Town on Monday and host Watford City on Tuesday, both at 7:15 p.m.
The Tioga girls’ basketball team also fell at Stanley on Saturday by a final score of 72-20. Stats were not reported. They play Thursday at Trenton, Friday vs. Nedrose and Monday at North Shore, all at 7:15 p.m.
Boys
Stanley 68, Tioga 65
    1st    2nd    3rd    4th
Tioga    16    15    20    14
Stanley    15    17    13    23
Scoring
Tioga: Patrick Frise 24, Jacob Porras 18, Cole Marmon 11, Tyler Larson 6, Parker Jackson 5, Tanner Roloff 1.
District 16 Standings
    District        Overall
    W    L    W    L
Stanley    2    0    3    1
Powers Lake    1    0    2    2
Burke County    0    0    3    1
Kenmare    0    0    3    2
Ray    0    0    1    2
Divide County    0    1    0    6
Tioga    0    2    2    2
Girls
District 16 Standings
    District        Overall
    W    L    W    L
Stanley    2    0    7    2
Powers Lake    2    0    3    3
Divide County    0    0    4    3
Burke County    0    0    2    3
Kenmare    0    0    1    5
Ray    1    2    3    3
Tioga    0    3    1    7