Schroon Lake’s Jesse Shaughnessy drives past Minerva-Newcomb’s Xian Zhao in Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference boys basketball action Dec. 14. Shaughnessy scored 29 points as the Wildcats won, 78-26.
Photo by Nancy Frasier.
Schroon 78, Minerva-Newcomb 26
Schroon Lake crushed Minerva-Newcomb, 78-26, in Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference boys basketball action Dec. 14.
The Wildcats grabbed a 17-6 lead and extended their advantage to 31-12 at the intermission.
Jesse Shaughnessy scored 29 points and Tanner Stone added 20 for Schroon Lake.
Willsboro 50, Crown Point 47
Crown Point had three chances to tie in the final seconds, but lost to Willsboro, 50-47, in Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference boys basketball action Dec. 14.
The Panthers got off a trio of shots in the final 18 seconds as they tried to force overtime, but all fell away.
Gabe Macey led Crown Point with 12 points. Joe Foote added eight points for the locals.
Moriah 59, Seton 52
Moriah defeated Seton Catholic, 59-52, in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference boys basketball play Dec. 14.
The Vikings led by as many as 14 points in the second half and held on the victory. Seton did get within a bucket in the closing minutes before Moriah got a clutch hoop from Mike Mero.
Derek Brassard scored 15 points and hauled down nine rebounds for the winners.
Ryan Shpur added 10 points for Moriah.
Schroon 35, Minerva-Newcomb 31
Schroon Lake came from behind to beat Minerva-Newcomb, 35-31, in Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference girls basketball play Dec. 14.
Trailing 11-4 after one period, Schroon closed the first half with a 12-2 run to take the lead.
Gabe Harvey scored 12 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead the Wildcats.
Miranda DeZalia added eight points for the winners.
Seton 31, Moriah 26
Moriah lost to Seton, 31-26, in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference girls basketball action Dec. 14.
The Vikings held a 10 point lead in the second half, but couldn’t hold on for the win.