It was a full slate of action in the league Friday night as the regular season heads into it’s final two weeks of the year.
Cambridge 61 Spa Catholic 24
Leading Scorers: Indians – Lily Phillips 14 Fiona Mooney 14 Sophie Philips 12 Saints – Ashley Upson 5
Key Stat: Cambridge to a 21-3 first quarter lead and never looked back, drilling eight treys on the night in posting the easy victory over Spa Catholic.
Mechanicville 67 Hoosick Falls 49
Leading Scorers: Red Raiders – Charli Goverski 25 Amy DiSiena 12 Jada Brown 10 Panthers – Logan Thayne 21 Grace Wysocki 11
Key Stat: The Raiders started well and finished strong outscoring the Falls 37-17 in the first and final periods combined, led by Goverski who was 9 of 17 from the floor including 3 of 6 from deep.
Hoosic Valley 57 Tamarac 46
Leading Scorers: Indians – Alex Rifenburg 27 Sami Dickinson 11 Bengals – Emily Erickson 26 Kate Machnick 10
Key Stat: In a game that saw each team with five players scoring, and both squads connecting on six 3-pointers, the Valley used a 32-23 advantage over the final two periods to notch the road “W” over Tamarac.
Tamarac 56 Hoosic Valley 49
Leading Scorers: Bengals – Bo Catherwood 17 Anthony Ciampolillo 12 Frank Zotto 14 Indians – Derek Eddy 13 CJ Bassett 12
Key Stat: The game started with both teams knocking down a pair of triples, and it stayed close throughout the first half of play with the Valley holding a 24-23 lead at the break. With 4:10 remaining in the third and the Indians leading by five at 33-28, the Bengals went on an 18-3 run to finish the period and take a 46-36 advantage into the fourth. The Valley closed late, and had a pair of possessions trailing by two but couldn’t come all the way back as Tamarac closed out the well-earned victory in Schaghticoke.
Waterford 98 Berlin 64
Leading Scorers: Fordians – TJ Kelley 27 Michael Talavera 21 Bobby Valigorski 15 Mountaineers – Malachi Ritter 23 Ronan Cane 10 Cody Hunt 10 Kasey Billert 10
Key Stat: The Fordians hung 50 on the board in the first half, backed that with a 27 point third, coasting to the easy road win at Berlin.
Stillwater 66 Greenwich 56
Leading Scorers: Warriors – Brian McNeil 31 Scott Travis 17 Witches – Carson Mosher 13 Luke Pemrick 12 John Walsh 12 Jesses Kuzmich 11
Key Stat: Tied at 43 all heading to the final frame, the Warriors outscored Greenwich 23-13 in the fourth to post the victory in Stillwater.
Cambridge 44 Spa Catholic 40
Leading Scorers: Indians – Brian Hall 18 Nick Murphy 14 Jeffrey Burke 11 Saints – Jordan Catone 16 Ryan McCarroll 11
Key Stat: Hall, Murphy and Burke provided all but one point of the Cambridge offense and it as just enough to turn back the Saints and secure the home “W”.
Hoosick Falls 76 Mechanicville 53
Leading Scorers: Panthers – Jon Kempf 28 Tristan Williams 24 Max Kipp 13 Red Raiders – Josh Germaine 20
Key Stat: Mechanicville buried five triples in the first period and held a 23-13 lead after one, but the Falls responded, outscoring the Raiders 40-18 over the next two quarters, to take control, on their way to the victory, the Panthers 49th straight in Wasaren competition.