Saturday Results; Tamarac Tops Bethlehem, Witches Win Twice

Tamarac 72 Bethlehem 62

Leading Scorers: Bengals – Zachary Rice 30 Joey Poulin 16 Eagles – Logan Yohe 25 Pajak 11

Key Stat: Tamarac converted on 21 of 34 free throws, while the Eagles connected on just 1 of 7 from the line.

Take Away: Tamarac won every quarter, and scored 27 fourth-period points, to post the win on Big Red Day in Tamarac.

Greenwich 74 Spa Catholic 51

Leading Scorers: Witches – Jesse Kuzmich 36 (11 3’s) Jayden Hughes 16 Saints – Justin Duscher 17 Robbie Bolen 15 Mark Hmura 10

Key Stat: Greenwich bottomed 15 triples led by Kuzmich’s 11, which set the Greenwich record for made threes in a game by a player.

Take Away: Leading 31-27 at the break, Greenwich used a 29-8 advantage in the third period to take control, and closed out the home “W” in the final frame.

Greenwich 61 Scotia 30

Leading Scorers: Witches – Norah Niesz 20 Brooke Kuzmich 11 Adrianna Rojas 12 Scotia – McCarthy 11

Key Stat: Greenwich jumped out with an 18-2 first period.

Take Away: Greenwich won every quarter, put three players in doubles, and coasted to the comfortable. non-league win over Scotia.

Friday Night Hoops; Raiders Win a Pair

Mechanicville 50 Hoosick Falls 33

Leading Scorers: Red Raiders – Tyler Eiseman 18 Colin Richardson 10 Panthers – Jake Sparks 12

Key Stat: The Raiders held Hoosick Falls to 17 points through three periods of play.

Take Away: Mechanicville built a 20-point advantage by the final frame in notching the road win and moving to 10-1 on the year.

Hoosic Valley 74 Cambridge 29

Leading Scorers: Valley – Isaiah Eckler 17 Lane Carner 16 Chris Jones 11 JJ Barton 10 Cambridge – Mason MacDougall 8

Key Stat: The Valley took control early with a 23-5 first quarter.

Take Away: Hoosic Valley put four players in doubles, with nine Indians scoring points in the home win.

Waterford 71 Berlin/New Lebanon 61

Leading Scorers: Fordians – Howard Phelan 25 Gavin Bodah 23 Mountaineers – Chris Shorter 28 Peyton Labonte 14 Jesse Francouer 10

Key Stat: The Fordians converted on 17 of 21 from the line.

Take Away: Tied 31 at the half, Waterford slowly pulled away over the final sixteen minutes hitting on 14 of 16 from the stripe after the break.

Stillwater 57 Spa Catholic 50

Leading Scorers: Warriors – Jaxson Mueller 22 Lukas Lilac 12 CJ McNeil 10 Saints – Robbie Bolen 19 Mark Hmura 14

Key Stat: Stillwater outscored the Saints 35-17 over the middle two frames.

Take Away: Stillwater posts the well-earned road win and moves to 9-1 in league play.


Cambridge 37 Hoosic Valley 21

Leading Scorers: Cambridge – Schuylar Nolan 20 Valley – Abbey Peckham 9

Key Stat: Cambridge holds the Valley to single numbers in three of the four periods.

Take Away: In a defensive battle Cambridge outscored their guests 19-7 after the break to notch the “W”.

Mechanicville 65 Hoosick Falls 43

Leading Scorers: Red Raiders – Chloe Goverski 20 Jill Germain 15 Panthers – Amber MacNeil 15

Key Stat: Mechanicville built a 37-17 advantage by halftime.

Take Away: The Raiders continue to roll, staying undefeated in Wasaren play.

Thursday Night Roundup

Emma Willard 49 Tamarac 30

Leading Scorers: Audrey Shields 23 (5 3’s) Emma Shields 18 Bengals – Myanna Faraj 9 Kayla Beaudoin 9

Key Stat: The Jespers shutout Tamarac in the fourth period.

Take Away: Emma Willard posts the win behind great defense, and 41 combined points from Audrey and Emma Shields.

Greenwich 77 Hartford 50

Leading Scorers: Witches – Jesse Kuzmich 21 Jayden Hughes 10 Gavin Blair 10

Key Stat: A 23-4 second period for the Witches decided things early.

Take Away: Greenwich put three players in doubles, with nine Witches scoring points, in cruising past the Tanagers in the non-league run.

Wednesday Hoops; Witches Win, Kuzmich Reaches 1000 Points

Greenwich 64 Cambridge 29

Leading Scorers: Witches – Jesse Kuzmich 22 Ryan Alling 10 Cambridge – Jackson Thomas 8

Key Stat: Greenwich outscored their hosts 30-10 after the break.

Take Away: Kuzmich bottomed a corner triple in the third period to join the elite, 1000 career points club, on a night that Greenwich used a big second half to improve to 4-3, 5-4 on the year.

Tamarac 76 Berlin/New Lebanon 25

Leading Scorers: Bengals – Jack Casey 15 James Blake 14 Mike D’Agostino 11 Mountaineers – Chris Shorter 6

Key Stat: A 16-0 second frame gave Tamarac complete control.

Take Away: All twelve Bengals players scored in the easy home victory that moves Tamarac to 9-0, 11-1 this season.

Stillwater 60 Hoosic Valley 47

Leading Scorers: Warriors – CJ McNeil 19 Jaxson Mueller 14, 17 rebounds Lukas Lilac 10 Valley – Chris Jones 13 Isaiah Eckler 12 Tyler Eddy 11

Key Stat: Stillwater built a cushion after a 21-12 first period and rode that advantage to the home “W”.

Take Away: Stillwater improves to 8-1, 11-2 with the victory.

Hoosick Falls 46 Waterford 27

Leading Scorers: Panthers – Connor Jones 17 Fordians – Gavin Bodah 11

Key Stat: The Falls outscored their guests 25-5 over the middle two frames.

Take Away: Trailing 11-7 after the opening quarter, the Panthers allowed just 16 points the rest of the way in winning their fourth straight, and improving their mark to 5-4, 9-5.


Emma Willard 58 Waterford 19

Leading Scorers: Jesters – Emma Shields 17 Audrey Shields 16 Fordians – Sophia Belonga 5

Key Stat: The Jesters held Waterford to three, first-half points.

Take Away: Emma Willard put nine players in the scoring column, in the Jesters comfortable, home win that moves the EW squad to 4-2 this season.

Greenwich 57 Spa Catholic 25

Leading Scorers: Witches = Adrianna Rojas 17 Norah Niesz 13 Brooke Kuzmich 10 Saints – Ashley Upson 11 Kate Cronin 10

Key Stat: Greenwich held the Saints to single numbers in every period.

Take Away: The Witches put three players in doubles, with nine players scoring points, as Greenwich continues to roll at 9-0, 12-0 on the year.

Tuesday Night Results

Greenwich 57 Cambridge 34

Leading Scorers: Witches – Norah Niesz 20 Grace Autiello 11 Brooke Kuzmich 10 Cambridge – Stasia Epler 11

Key Stat: Cambridge outscored Cambridge 22-2 in the second period.

Take Away: Trailing 13-12 after the first quarter, Greenwich exploded in the second period, taking a 34-15 lead into the break, on their way to their 11th win in as many outings.

Mechanicville 62 Emma Willard 55

Leading Scorers: Red Raiders – Chloe Goverski 20 Lila Christensen 15 Allie Kenyon 13 Jespers – Audrey Shields 30

Key Stat: Mechanicville won the final quarter 19-13, which proved to be the difference.

Take Away: In a close game throughout the Raiders win it late to stay undefeated in league play.

Hoosic Valley 48 Stillwater 17

Leading Scorers: Valley – Amanda Salisbury 14 Jaquelyn Carlo 14 Warriors – Miranda Price 6

Key Stat: The Valley allowed just five first half points.

Take Away: Hoosic Valley won every period and used a big defensive effort to notch the win.

Hoosick Falls 73 Waterford 40

Leading Scorers: Panthers – Olivia Estes 18 Mackenna Roberson 16 Amber MacNeil 14 Jordan Hill 11 Fordians – Maddy Atwood 12

Key Stat: Hoosick Falls held a 10-3 advantage in made threes.

Take Away: The Falls used the long ball, and four double digit scorers, to post the road “W”.

Mechanicville 51 Duanesburg 36

Leading Scorers: Red Raiders – Colin Richarson 21 Tyler Eiseman 12 Duanesburg – Mulhern 12 Fall 10

Key Stat: The Raiders converted on 14 of 17 from the free throw line.

Take Away: Down 12-6 after the first eight minutes, Mechanicville won each of the remaining periods to earn the non-league win over visiting Duanesburg.+

Waterford 62 Germantown 39

Leading Scorers: Fordians – Gavin Bodah 23 Derrick Pontore 18 Germantown – Brad DelPozzo 17

Key Stat: Nearly half of Waterford’s points came from 10 made triples.

Take Away: The Fordians built a 31-14 halftime advantage and cruised to the non-league win over Germantown.

Panthers Top Mt. Anthony

Hoosick Falls 53 Mt. Anthony 36

Leading Scorers: Panthers – Jake Sparks 26 Connor Jones 13 Braeden Billert 14 Carter Thompson 11

Key Stat: The Falls outscored the Patriots 19-8 in the final period.

Take Away: Trailing 11-9 after the first eight minutes, the Falls defense holds the visitors from Vermont to 25 points the rest of the way, while Sparks and Jones pace the Panther attack in the non-league “W”.

Stillwater Cruises Past Galway

Stillwater 76   Galway 22

Leading Scorers:  Warriors – Thomas McDonough 17   Jaxon Mueller 14   CJ McNeil 11   Lukas Lilac 10   Joe McDonough 10        Galway – Kenyon 6

Key Stat:  The Warriors allowed just six first half points.

Take Away: Stillwater puts five players in doubles and ended things early with a 26-2 first period, rolling to the non-league win and improving to 9-2 on the season.   


Friday Night Hoops

Mechanicville 50 Hoosic Valley 49

Leading Scorers: Red Raiders – Colin Richardson 23 Fen Egan 11 Joe Devito 10 Valley – Isaiah Eckler 21 ( 7 3’s) Logan Reilly 10

Key Stat: Mechanicville held a 46-30 lead entering the fourth quarter.

Take Away: The Valley bottomed 10 triples on the night and made a fourth period run but couldn’t catch the Raiders who move to 9-1 with the win.

Hoosick Falls 75 Spa Catholic 51

Leading Scorers: Panthers – Jake Sparks 36 Connor Jones 19 Saints – Mark Hmura 26 Robbie Bolen 14

Key Stat: The Falls won every period.

Take Away: The Panthers built a 39-25 cushion by the break, with Sparks scoring 25 in the half, and the Falls closed things out over the final two frames to notch the road win.

Tamarac 66 Greenwich 34

Leading Scorers: Bengals – Zachary Rice 15 Joey Poulin 15 James Blake 13 Witches – Jacob Ziehm 10

Key Stat: Tamarac held the Witches to just nine, first-half points.

Take Away: Tamarac, who can score in bunches, held the high-powered Greenwich attack to 34 points, in earning the road “W” to stay undefeated in league play.


Cambridge 71 Waterford 26

Leading Scorers: Cambridge – Stasia Epler 22 ( 5 3’s) Schuyler Nolan 20 Alexis Austin 9, 14 rebounds Fordians – Maddy Atwood 9

Key Stat: Cambridge held the Fordians to single numbers in every period.

Take Away: Cambridge continues their improved play, notching their fourth straight win this month.

Emma Willard 38 Stillwater 29

Leading Scorers: Jesters – Ashley Shields 24 Warriors – Charisma Salecker 15

Key Stat: The Jesters held Stillwater scoreless in the final frame.

Take Away: Emma Willard used a fourth quarter shutout to capture the win, in a game that was tied going to the final eight minutes.

Mechanicville 51 Hoosic Valley 38

Leading Scorers: Red Raiders – Chloe Goverski 28 Valley – Amanda Salisbury 12

Key Stat: The Raiders held the Valley under 40 points.

Take Away: Mechanicville uses a good defensive effort, and a big night from Goverski in moving to 7-1 on the year.

Greenwich 55 Tamarac 46

Leading Scorers: Witches – Brooke Kuzmich 14 Grace Autiello 13 Adrianna Rojas 10 Bengals – S. Phillips 20 Myanna Faraj 14 Abbie Yetto 12

Key Stat: Greenwich built a 31-18 halftime lead.

Take Away: The Witches ride the first half cushion to the road win over a good Tamarac squad.

Thursday Night Results

Hoosick Falls 93    Berlin/New Lebanon 29

Leading Scorers:  Panthers – Miles Smith 18     Jake Sparks 15    Connor Jones 10      Mat Kempf 12   Michael Fratello 12      Mountaineers – Jesse Francour 14

Key Stat:  The Panthers opened with a 26-2 first period

Take Away:  The Falls put five players in doubles with 10 players in the scoring column, as the Panthers rolled to the road “W”.  


Hoosick Falls 64   Spa Catholic 49

Leading Scorers:  Panthers – Amber MacNeil 19    Mackenna Roberson 15    Olivia Estes 14     Saints – Ashley Upson 22     Allison Motler 12

Key Stat:  The Panthers won every quarter in slowing pulling away for the victory.

Take Away:  The Falls scored 44 second half points, led by a trio of double digits scorers, in posting the comfortable home win.  

Boys Hoops; Valley, Warriors Win, Raiders and Bengals Roll

Stillwater 56 Greenwich 53

Leading Scorers: Warriors Jaxon Mueller 21 Thomas McDonough 12 CJ McNeil 10 Witches – Jesse Kuzmich 21 Ryan Alling 10

Key Stat: Stillwater used a 24-14 fourth period to complete the comeback win.

Take Away: The Warriors trailed 32-19 at the half, which included a 17-2 second period which gave Greenwich control at the break. But the visitors trimmed the deficit to 39-32 entering the final frame, setting up the decisive fourth quarter.

Mechanicville 82 Berlin New Lebanon 17

Leading Scorers: Red Raiders – Fen Egan 17 Colin Richardson 17 ( 5 3’s) Mountaineers – Kristjan Culbertson 7

Key Stat: Mechanicville held their hosts to single digits in every period.

Take Away: The Raiders put nine in the scoring column, drilling eight triples, and rolled to the road “W”.

Hoosic Valley 72 Spa Catholic 47

Leading Scorers: Valley – Isaiah Eckler 31 ( 5 3’s) Lane Carner 16 Saints – Robbie Bolen 23 MArk Hmura 11

Key Stat: Hoosic Valley built a 36-21 lead over the opening two periods.

Take Away: The Valley uses eight makes from beyond the arc, and a big night from Eckler to post their fourth straight victory.

Tamarac 79 Waterford 14

Leading Scorers: Bengals – Joey Poulin 21 Danny Loya 13 Zachary Rice 12

Key Stat: Aa 24-2 first period set the tone for the one-sided run.

Take Away: Eleven Bengals scored points, 12 threes found the bottom, and Tamarac continues to stack “W’s”.