Boys Basketball; Bengals, Panthers Post Wins

Tamarac 88   Waterford 47

Leading Scorers:  Bengals – Joey Poulin 26  3 3’s  9 rebounds       James Blake 14       Mikey D’Agostino 13  3 3’s  9 assists        Adam Quackenbush 10       Frankie DiPalma III 10  3 3’s         Fordians – Matt Soden 19  3 3’s       Derrick Pontore 12        Logan Kelly 11

Key Stat:  Tamarac held a 12-4 advantage in made threes.  

Take Away:  The Bengals scored 20 or more in every frame, putting 10 players in the scoring column with five reaching double figures.  Tamarac connected12 times from long distance accounting for 40% of their 88-point total.  With the win the Bengals move to 5-0 in league play and look ahead to a Friday night matchup with undefeated Hoosic Valley in Schaghticoke.  Waterford slips to 1-5 in Wasaren play and will look to get back in the win column on Friday night when they travel to Greenwich to face the Witches.  

 

Hoosick Falls 48   Mechanicville 47

Leading Scorers:  Panthers – Jake Sparks 14  13 rebounds      Andrew Sparks 13  3 3’s        Red Raiders – Fen Egan 14

Key Stat:  Hoosick Falls converted 15 of 21 free throws, while Mechanicville connected on 5 of 11 from the stripe.

Take Away:  The Panthers trailing 36-33 entering the fourth quarter outscored the Raiders 15-11 over the final eight minutes to earn the come-from-behind “W” in Hoosick Falls.  With the win the Falls improves to 4-1 in league play and will ready themselves for a road game in Cambridge on Friday night.  Mechanicville see’s their league mark move to 3-3 and will return to action next Tuesday night when they’ll host the Fordians of Waterford.  

  

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