Crown Point’s Amanda Wolf fights through the Willsboro defense for a score in Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference play. Wolf led the Panthers with 11 points, bit Willsboro won, 32-28.
Ticonderoga 31, Seton 24
Ticonderoga won a defensive struggle with Seton Catholic, posting 31-24 win in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference boys basketball play Dec. 10.
Trailing 19-17, The Sentinels opened the second half with an 11-2 spurt that proved to be the difference. With a 28-21 Ticonderoga lead after three quarter, the final period was an offensive nightmare for both clubs. Each managed just three points over the final eight minutes of play.
Nate Lenhart scored 13 points and Riley Chapman 12 to account for the bulk of the Ticonderoga offense.
Moriah 52, NAC 36
Moriah shook off a sluggish first half to beat Northern Adirondack, 52-36, in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference boys basketball play Dec. 9.
Down by a 22-18 count, Moriah exploded in the third quarter. The Vikings used a 19-5 run to take command and secure the win.
Landon Cross netted 22 points and pulled down nine boards to pace the Viking victory. Carlo Calabrese and Derek Brassard each had nine points for the winners.
Schroon 57, Minerva-Newcomb 22
Schroon Lake crushed Minerva-Newcomb, 57-22, in Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference boys basketball action Dec. 9.
Jesse Shaughnessy scored 23 points to lead the Wildcats, who raced to an 11-4 lead and held a 26-10 advantage at the intermission.
Uriah Harvey added 12 points for the victors, who also got eight points each from Matt Savarie and Noah Gath.
Willsboro 53, Crown Point 38
Things looked good for Crown Point for a half, but that was it as the Panthers lost to Willsboro 53-38, in Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference boys basketball action Dec. 9.
Crown Point took a 27-18 lead into the half, but the final two quarters belonged to Willsboro. Using pressure defense, the Warriors out-scored their foes, 35-11, after the intermission.
Nathan Tabor scored 10 points for Crown Point.
Seton 43, Ticonderoga 37
Ticonderoga dropped a 43-37 decision to Seton Catholic in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference girls basketball action Dec. 10.
Seton led from the start, building a 26-16 lead at the half. Kelli Ryan led the Knights with 18 points.
Ticonderoga got 15 points from Andrea Rich. Kylie Austin and Keely Cooper each had six markers for the Sentinels.
Willsboro 32, Crown Point 28
Willsboro rallied in the second half to beat Crown Point, 32-28, in Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference girls basketball play Dec. 9.
Crown Point led at the intermission, 16-13, but Willsboro opened the second half with an 11-4 run that proved to be the difference.
Amanda Wolf scored 11 points and Marissa Titus 10 for the Panthers.
Minerva-Newcomb 41, Schroon 36
Schroon lost to Minerva-Newcomb, 41-36, in Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference girls basketball play Dec. 9.
The game was close throughout with Minerva-Newcomb holding a slight lead all the way.
Lindsay Reynolds had 12 points, Kate Rose 11 and Gabe Harvey 10 for Schroon Lake.
Northeastern Clinton swept past Ticonderoga in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference bowling action Dec. 9.
Ti dropped the boys match, 7-3.
Konner Bruce fired a 520 series and Joe Johns a 242 game for the Sentinels.
Ticonderoga lost the girls match, 3-1.
Jordan McKee paced the Sentinels with a 211 game and 558 series.
Moriah lost to Beekmantown in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference bowling action Dec. 9.
The Vikings were defeated in the boys match, 10-0.
Dillon Adkins had a a pair of 174 games and a 468 series for the locals.
Moriah dropped the girls match, 4-0.
Tori Fleury had a 117 game and 324 series for the Vikings.