Key Stat: Cambridge held the Warriors scoreless over the middle two periods.
Take Away: Cambridge drilled eight three balls, nearly put four players in doubles, and gave up just 22 points defensively in notching their second win of the week.
Tamarac 75 Mechanicville 60
Leading Scorers: Bengals – Joey Poulin 20 Zachary Rice 19 James Blake 19 Red Raiders – Tyler Eisman 20 Fen Egan 11 Joe Devito 10
Key Stat: Tamarac held a 10-5 advantage in made threes.
Take Away: The Bengals trailed 18-15 after the first quarter, but won each of the next three periods, including a 24-14 second frame, in securing their ninth win in ten outings, over a previously unbeaten Mechanicville squad.
Stillwater 65 Cambridge 28
Leading Scorers: Warriors – Jaxson Meuller 15 Thomas McDonough 15 Joe McDonough 13 CJ McNeil 13 Cambridge – Mason MacDougall 11
Key Stat: Stillwater opened with a 26-3 first period.
Take Away: The Warriors put four players in doubles, exploded with 26 first quarter points, and have won seven of their last eight runs.
Leading Scorers: Valley – Isaiah Eckler 17 Logan Reilly 16 Jeff Finkle 10 IC – Dan Warner 11
Key Stat: The Valley defense held Crane to 10 points or less in three of the four quarters.
Take Away: Hoosic Valley moves to the championship run in the Maple Hill Holiday Tournament, facing the tourney hosts at 4:30.
Glens Falls 45 Hoosick Falls 38
Leading Scorers: GF – Kellen Driscoll 14 Vincent Westfall 13 Panthers – Jake Sparks 15
Key Stat: Glens Falls held the Panthers to 13 second half points,
Take Away: Hoosick Falls held a 25-22 lead at the break, before a tough second half offensively.
Tamarac 64 Utica Academy of Science 57
Leading Scorers: Bengals – Zachary Rice 30 Joey Poulin 14 James Blake 11 Academy – Machteng 16 Taylor 10
Key Stat: Tamarac converted on 18 of 26 from the line, while Academy made 10 of 21.
Take Away: Trailing 20-17 after the first eight minutes, Tamarac outscored Academy 39-21 over the next two quarters, to take control, on their way to the “W” over the number one ranked Class B school in the state.
Tamarac 51 Lansingburgh 36
Leading Scorers: Bengals – M. Faraj 21 S. Phillips 16 Knights – K. Genevie 17
Key Stat: Tamarac outscored the Burgh 18-7 in the final frame.
Take Away: Faraj and Phillips combine to outscore Lansingburgh thanks to a solid defensive effort by the Bengals.
Mechanicville 47 Fonda 24
Leading Scorers: Red Raiders – Chloe Goverski 16 Hailie Phelps 12 Fonda – Marilyn Whitcavitch 10
Key Stat: Mechanicville held Fonda to single numbers in every period.
Takw Away: The Raiders post the win in the Shen/Impact Holiday Tournament and move on to a second-round matchup with Albany Academy.
Albany Academy 47 Cambridge 32
Leading Scorers: Academy – Meleena Ottati 15 Saige Randolph 13 Cambridge – Stasia Epler 15
Key Stat: Academy used a 15-7 fourth period to close things out.
Take Away: It was a two-possession game with under four minutes to play, before Albany Academy scored the final nine points of the contest to secure the win in the Shen/Impact Holiday Tournament. Cambridge will face Fonda today in second round action.