HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: APOLLO-RIDGE 55, DERRY 39
Apollo-Ridge jumped out to a 12-point halftime lead and improved to 4-0 by thumping host Derry in a WPIAL non-section game.
Apollo-Ridge freshman Duane Brown made four 3-point field goals and led all scorers with 20 points. Tre Tipton added 19 points.
Connor Wege made three 3s and paced Derry with 13 points. Ryan Maloy tacked on 11 points.
Both teams play Friday. Apollo-Ridge plays host to St. Joseph, and Derry (1-2) welcomes Uniontown.