Schroon Lake moves on
Schroon Lake reached the semifinals of the Section VII Class D girls basketball tournament with a 37-24 win against Chazy Feb. 26.
The Wildcats played Westport in the semifinals Tuesday. The championship game was played last night at p.m. at the SUNY-Plattsburgh fieldhouse.
Jocelyn Bowen led Schroon to its win against Chazy, scoring 18 points - all on three-point shots.
A 15-6 run to close the first half was decisive for the winners. The 'Cats then used a smothering defense to hold on, limiting Chazy to 10 points in the second half.
Moriah was eliminated in the semifinals of the Section VII Class D girls basketball tournament, losing to Elizabethtown-Lewis, 42-33, Feb. 26.
The game was tight most of the way until ELCS closed the contest with a 16-spurt.
Hailey Chapuk had nine points to lead Moriah.
Freshman Lily Whalen led ELCS with 15 points, 13 on free throws.