Mechanicville 46 Hoosic Valley 33
Leading Scorers: Red Raiders – Charli Goverski 18 Indians – Alex Rifenburg 10
Key Stat: After an even first period the Raiders win each of the remaining three quarters in pulling away for the “W”, avenging a loss to the Valley just a week ago. Continue reading
On a night where defense was king the Indians from Schaghticoke nearly threw a first half shutout, and did enough offensively to post the 37-17 victory over Cambridge Wednesday night in Cambridge.
The Valley started the game with a flurry, scoring eight points in the first two minutes on a Matt Rowe putback and corner threes from Isaac Carlo and Derek Eddy. But Cambridge switched from their 2-3 zone and went man to man defensively and the game turned into a contest where points were hard to come by. Continue reading
HERE IS THE LINK TO THE ARCHIVED CALL OF THE CAMBRIDGE / HOOSIC VALLEY BOYS BASKETBALL GAME
Many times a much anticipated game between quality opponents doesn’t deliver. On Tuesday night in Schaghticoke the Cambridge and Hoosic Valley girls didn’t disappoint. In a contest filled with momentum swings and lead changes the game went down to the last possession as the Valley came away with the 61-57 decision over the Indians from the north. Continue reading
HERE IS THE LINK TO THE ARCHIVED CALL OF THE CAMBRIDGE / HOOSIC VALLEY GIRLS BASKETBALL GAME
Two Wasaren squads played non league affairs on Monday night with the Hoosic Valley boys posting a “W” while the Lady Saints of Saratoga Catholic fell.
Hoosic Valley 63 Galway 44
Leading Scorers: Indians – Derek Eddy 16 CJ Bassett 14 Matt Rowe 11 Isaac Carlo 11 Galway – Ryan Lovelass 12 Erik Malanowski 10
Key Stat: Hoosic Valley started with a 17-3 first period and backed that with a 14-7 advantage in the second quarter to take control early.
Take Away: A nice non league win for the Valley, putting four players in doubles which has to please Coach Lilac. Next up for the Indians is a road game at Cambridge, Wednesday night.
Corinth 38 Saratoga Catholic 34
Leading Scorers: Tomahawks – Miranda Dockum 10 Saints – Ryleigh O’Connell 9
Key Stat: The Saints led 24 -18 at the break but Corinth rallied over the final two periods to earn the victory.
Take Away: The Saints go to 0-5 on the season but will have an opportunity tonight for that elusive first win, when they host the Mountaineers of Berlin.
Friday night saw the Wasaren in full swing with a full schedule of boys and girls action where close contests were few and far between.
Hoosick Falls 67 Berlin 13
Leading Scorers: Panthers – Logan Thayne 15 Lillian Hickey 13 Mountaineers – Kaley Culberston 5
Key Stat: Eleven Panthers score in the one-sided victory as the Falls moves to 3-0 with the win.
Mechanicville 75 Saratoga Catholic 21 Continue reading
In a nice early season girls matchup, Cambridge hosted Tamarac on Friday night The Indians took control early, but left the door slightly ajar, and while the Bengals stepped to the open door they never walked through as Cambridge held on for the 49-44 victory.
Three minutes into the first period the Indians, holding a 5-4 lead, went on a run, building a cushion they would hold for much of the contest. Cambridge closed the quarter with a 12-2 spurt that saw five different players score, and held a 17-6 advantage after the first. Continue reading
Cambridge 40 Salem 30
Leading Scorers: Indians – Jeff Burke 11 Generals – Bryan Ferguson 10
Key Stat: The Indians built an 11 point lead over the first two periods and secured the win in the season-opener.
Next Up: Cambridge travels to Clums Corners to face Tamarac on Friday night.
Soccer players from the Wasaren were well represented on Sunday at the girls Section II soccer banquet with a number of league players recognized as Section II all-stars.
In Class C Stillwater’s Brooke Pickett was named Player of the Year and Stillwater head coach Christine Ihnatolya was named co-coach of the C classification.
Joining Pickett on the all-star squad were teammates Teya Staie, Devon Wagner and Keelyn Peacock, Sami Dickinson (Hoosic Valley), Vanessa Evans (Cambridge), Annnelise Rebel (Waterford) and Josie Ryan (Hoosick Falls).
In Class B Savannah Bowie (Mechanicville) earned Goalkeeper of the Year while her teammates Jada Brown and Ryleigh Hopeck , along with Isabella Bisceglia (Tamarac) were selected to the Class B team.