Lake George holds off Corinth assault to win title

Miriam Nestle scored 16 points to lead the Tanagers.

Katherine Andonucci tallied a team-high 14 points for the Cougars, followed by Kiera Warner with 13 - including three 3-pointers. Kelsey Hamblin and Lindsey Meade added two. Chantal Millington also scored two and Margo Broderick added one. The latter two players were scoring their first-ever Varsity points. Millington and Broderick, both Sophomores, were just elevated from Junior Varsity.

North Warren finished out the regular season with a 10-8 record, the best in many years.

North Warren 43,

Hadley-Luzerne 36

LAKE LUZERNE -- North Warren battled with a talented Hadley-Luzerne team Feb. 12 and emerged with a 43-36 victory.

The Cougars withstood an 18-point last-quarter scoring barrage by the Eagles, but held on for the Adirondack League victory.

For the Cougars, Kiera Warner scored 12 points and Cassie Maday contributed eight. Kelsey Hamblin and Lindsey Meade each scored six points in the balanced effort, Chantal Millington - just elevated from JV - tallied five points, Katherine Andonucci added 4, and Laura Fahey scored 2.

Leah Laurent led the Eagles with 13 points.

Lake George 56,

Warrensburg 13

LAKE GEORGE -- The Warriors girls basketball team employed a tough defense, hot shooting and savvy playmaking to defeat Warrensburg 56-13 in a matchup Feb. 12 between perennial rivals.

The balanced Warrior effort featured Kelly Flaherty with a game-high 13 points, followed by Sara Anderson with 12 points. Juniors Brittany Baker and Lauren Pennock each scored seven points, and classmate Caroline Murphy tallied six, followed by Junior Erin Blunt with five. Sophomore Chelsea Sipowicz added four and Junior Jenna Bechard chipped in two.

Sophomore Brittany DeCrescente scored four points for Warrensburg, aided by Tessa Acuna, Kaitlin May, Isabella Szabo, and Ashlie Morehouse, each with two points. Holly Gheen added one.

With the win, the Warriors finished off their season 12-2.

Lake George won the Junior Varsity matchup.

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