John Goodnough scored 18 points for AuSable Valley in their win against Potsdam.
Photo by Keith Lobdell.
AuSable Valley 53, Potsdam 42
The Patriots picked up their fourth win of the season as John Goodnough scored 18 points (12.1 average) and Shane Douglas (13.7) connected on four three pointers in scoring 16. Zach Cosgrove added 13, while Kobe Parrow scored 4 and Sultan Sikandar 2.
AuSable Valley 59, Fort Edward 37
In a battle of state semifinalists from one year ago, the then Class C Lady Patriots (now a Class B team) used a 33-16 second half to beat Class D’s Fort Edward to earn their fifth win of the season without a loss. Meghan Strong connected on four three pointers in scoring 18 points (15.2 average), while Taylor Saltus (15.2) added 14, Madison Rondeau 11, Madison McCabe 6, Logan Snow 6, Sydney Snow 2 and Bryce Douglass 2.
Beekmantown 10, AuSable Valley 0
Mike McDonald was one pin shy of a 600 series with a high game of 204 as the Patriots fell to Beekmantown. Roger Preston added a 219 high game and a 590 series, while Jimmy Provost rolled 249-586, Tyler Atkins 213-582, Brandan Ano 201-566, Noah Martineau 228-536, Ben Coolidge 196-533 and Josh Taylor 188-524.
Indoor track and field
At the Dec. 18 CVAC indoor meet, the AuSable Valley 800 relay team of Zachary Lawrence, Dylan Ward, David Vicaro and Alex Wilson finished fourth in 12:01.2. David Vicaro was seventh in the 1,000 meters; the 160 relay of Desmond Fout, Riley Smith, Michael Guynup and Eric Potthast was fifth in 1:35.7; Smith was seventh in the long jump in 13 feet, 10.25 inches; and Desmond Fout was sixth in the shot put in 26 feet, 2.5 inches.
Brianna Williams was eighth in the 55 hurdles in 12.6 seconds. The 400 relay of Ashlee Estes, Jessica Malskis, Haley Passino and Brianna Williams was fourth in 5:24.7; Estes was fourth in the high jump in 4 feet 4 inches and sixth in the long jump at 13 feet, 0.5 inches; Haley Passino was eighth in the high jump in 4 feet 2 inches.