Roundball Roundup


Several Wasaren squads took to the floor Friday night in tournament runs as holiday hoops wrap up over the weekend.

Girls Basketball

Hoosic Valley 33  Maple Hill 20:  Cami Hren scored 16 points, half of the Valley’s total and nearly enough to match the Hilltopper offense, as the Indians posted the win in a low scoring affair. Continue reading

Warriors, Indians Earn Tournament Victories


Holiday runs continued Wednesday night for many Wasaren teams with Stillwater and Cambridge putting themselves in the winners circle.

Cambridge 46  Saratoga Catholic 45:  In a tale of two halves the Indians took charge after the break and posted the come from behind “W” over the Saints claiming the championship of the Saratoga Catholic Holiday Classic.  Continue reading

Boys Roundup; Spa Catholic Wins in OT


Saratoga Catholic 67  Cambridge 61 OT:  Extra minutes were needed to decide things in Cambridge Wednesday night between the Indians and Saratoga Catholic, and in a game that was a back and forth affair throughout the visiting Saints captured the victory out scoring Cambridge 11-6 in the overtime period. Continue reading

Girls Basketball; Valley Tops Falls, Raiders Defeat Witches


Hoosic Valley 29  Hoosick Falls 27

Leading Scorers: Valley – Alex Rifenburg 9  Cami Hren 8     Falls – Logan Thrane 10

Key To The Win:  As always the Valley defense gives the Indians a chance.  It’s rare that a team can score three points in the first half and post a “W” but that’s what happened in this one.  Trailing 12-3 at the break the Valley out scored the Panthers 26-15 over the final two periods to notch the road win. Continue reading

Wasaren Sportsnet Players of the Week

67_hoosickfalls2Congratulations to a pair of Hoosick Falls Panthers, Lizza Ryan and Guy Milliman, our newest recipients of the Wasaren Player of the Week award.

Last week Lizza scored eight points in a 53-45 win over Cambridge, and poured in 17 points in a 52-45 defeat of Greenwich on Friday.  The senior guard is averaging 11.2 points per game for the 5-0 Panthers.

Guy dropped 23 points in a 53-45 “W” over Cambridge, and scored 14 points in a Friday night run helping the Falls cruise past Greenwich 74-36.  The junior guard is scoring 17.5 nightly in leading the Panthers to a 4-0 start to the season.

Congratulations Lizza and Guy, this week’s Wasaren Sportsnet Players of the Week.