Panthers Fall Late in Class C Final

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Lake George 48  Hoosick Falls 45

Leading Scorers:  Warriors – Chris Becker 16       Alex Leonelli 11         Panthers – Jon Kempf 18       Max Kipp 14        Isiah Burnett 10

Hoosick Falls played from in front most of the night leading 28-23 at the half, and 37-35 after three.  But a Cameron Orr bucket late in the fourth gave Lake George a 45-43 lead, it’s first since a 4-2 Warrior advantage in the game’s opening minutes, and Lake George hung on claim the Section II title.

Hoosick Falls finishes an outstanding season at 20-2 including a Wasaren championship.

Lake George with the victory run’s it’s winning streak to 52, and the Warriors advance to a Wednesday night regional semifinal at Saratoga Springs High School where they’ll face Section X champion Madrid-Waddington in a 5:30 tip.

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