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December 10, 2013

SK girls thump Davenport, 63-24

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Lexi DuBois’ triple-double featured 10 points, 17 rebounds and 10 steals, helping South Kortright to a 63-24 girls basketball triumph over visiting Davenport on Monday in the Delaware League.

DuBois also had three assists for the four-time defending Delaware League champion Rams (5-0, 3-0), who have beaten Davenport in the crossover championship in each of the last four seasons.

Savannah Hobbie helped SK to a fast start, scoring eight points in a 19-7 first quarter for the Rams. She finished with 14 points for SK, which received 11 points and 10 rebounds from Brianna Laing.

Tori Rockefeller, who missed the last two games with an ankle injury, and Sam Acuna contributed 10 points apiece for the Rams, who took a 32-9 lead into halftime.

Sarah Haight and Jenna Lutz scored nine points apiece to pace Davenport.

South Kortright (5-0, 3-0) will host a Delaware League game against Roxbury on Wednesday.

SK 63, Davenport 24

DAVENPORT: Jayra Blanton 0 0-0 0, Bailey Gano 0 0-2 0, Caitlin Green 0 0-0 0, Sarah Haight 4 0-0 9, Bailee Hymers 0 0-0 0, Megan Keil 0 2-5 2, Jenna Lutz 4 1-4 9, Nachelle Misner 0 0-0 0, Ally More 1 0-1 2, Emily Whipple 1 0-3 2, Abby Wood 0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 10 3-15 24.

SOUTH KORTRIGHT (5-0, 3-0): Sam Acuna 4 2-3 10, Burkley Cole 0 0-0 0, Lexi DuBois 5 0-4 10, Savannah Hobbie 7 0-1 14, Brianna Laing 4 2-4 11, Amber Pinter 0 0-0 0, Rosie Post 1 0-0 2, Tori Rockefeller 5 0-0 10, Mackenzie Smith 0 0-0 0, Kaitlyn Stinson 0 2-2 2, Kayla Warycha 1 2-4 4. TOTALS: 27 8-18 63.

Davenport 7 2 5 10 - 24

S.Kortright 19 13 15 16 - 63

Three-point field goals: D 1 (Haight); S 1 (Laing). JV score: SK won.

LF 70, Cooperstown 55

Liz Millea finished with 28 points, but visiting Cooperstown fell in the Center State Conference division opener for both teams.

Genn Shoff paced Little Falls with a game-high 29 points, including a 9-for-12 showing at the free throw line. Teammate Kelli Shepherdson contributed 11 of her 21 points in the third quarter to help the Mounties to a 14-point lead going into the fourth.

“I think the game was closer than the 15 points,” Cooperstown coach Mike Niles said. “The next time we meet is going to be a good game again. As long as we keep Shepherdson and Shoff under wrap, we should be OK.”

Cooperstown (1-2, 0-1), which also received 10 points apiece from Maggie Hall and Lucy Ford, will play at West Canada Valley on Thursday.

LF 70, Cooperstown 55

COOPERSTOWN (1-2, 0-1): Mallory Arthurs 0 1-2 1, Jenn Flynn 1 0-0 2, Lucy Ford 4 2-6 10, Maggie Hall 3 1-2 10, Ciarra McGoldrick 2 0-0 2, Liz Millea 10 8-15 28, SJ Morosko 0 0-2 0, Christina Noto 1 2-2 3. TOTALS: 20 14-29 55.

LITTLE FALLS: Kelli Shepherdson 6 8-10 21, Hannah Becker 3 2-4 9, Genn Shoff 10 9-12 29, Lauren Bennett 1 0-0 2, Chey Rivanburgh 0 0-0 0, Shyla Bruins 1 0-0 2, Amy Hark 3 0-0 6. TOTALS: 24 19-26 70.

Cooperstown 13 19 6 16 - 55

Little Falls 19 13 20 16 - 70

Three-point field goals: C 1 (Hall); L 2 (Shepherdson, Becker). JV score: Cooperstown won.

Gilboa 56, Andes 25

Shelby Oliver scored a game-high 18 points to lead visiting Gilboa to a Delaware League victory.

Makayla Foster contributed 13 points and Kendall Thorington finished with eight for the Wildcats, who took a 29-10 lead into halftime.

Cheyenee Weaver paced Andes with eight points and Shianne Coss scored seven. The Mountaineers (1-1) visit Jefferson on Wednesday.

Gilboa 56, Andes 25

GILBOA: Makayla Foster 6 1-2 13, Allison McGuire 2 1-2 5, Kira Oliver 0 0-0 0, Shelby Oliver 8 0-0 18, Skylie Roberts 2 0-0 4, Kendall Thorington 4 0-0 8, Jana Traver 1 0-0 2, Jamie Warner 1 0-0 2, Makayla Warner 2 0-2 4. TOTALS: 26 2-6 56.

ANDES (1-1): Shianne Coss 3 1-2 7, Jordan Day 3 0-2 6, Cassandra Storey 0 0-4 0, Rebecca Cole 0 0-0 0, Cheyenee Weaver 4 0-0 8, Allison Long 1 0-0 2, Taylor Day 1 0-0 2. TOTALS: 12 1-8 25.

Gilboa 15 14 13 13 - 56

Andes 4 6 4 11 - 25

Three-point field goals: G 2 (S. Oliver 2).

G-MU 36, Edmeston 33

Mackenzie Talbot scored a game-high 13 points to lead visiting Gilbertsville-Mount Upton to a Tri-Valley League victory.

Tayler Nichols contributed 11 points for the Raiders, who took a 34-32 lead following a 4-for-4 showing at the foul line in the last minute of play.

Danielle Ruffles scored 10 points for Edmeston, which took a 32-30 lead with a minute left in the fourth quarter.

“We put a full-court press on them in the fourth,” said Edmeston coach Russell McCall, whose team trailed, 25-18, at the start of the final quarter.

Kelsey Bressett also scored 10 points for the Panthers (1-3, 0-2), who visit Morris on Wednesday.

G-MU 36, Edmeston 33

GILBERTSVILLE-MOUNT UPTON: Mackenzie Talbot 5 3-7 13, Maggie Clune 0 0-0 0, Katie Schultes 0 0-0 0, Tayler Nichols 4 3-6 11, Meghan Meers 2 4-5 8, Jenna Bakhuizen 0 0-0 0, Christina Hawkins 2 0-0 4, Kelsey Ross 0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 13 10-18 36.

EDMESTON: Kelsey Bressett 4 0-0 10, Erin DeVries 1 0-0 2, Brianna Dunham 2 1-3 5, Catherine Johnson 0 0-0 0, Nina Koch 3 0-0 6, Sarah Lawrence 0 0-0 0, Danielle Ruffles 3 4-6 10, Kristina Smith 0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 13 5-9 33.

G-MU 12 7 6 11 - 36

Edmeston 5 5 8 15 - 33

Three-point field goals: E 2 (Bressett 2). JV score: Edmeston won.

UV 63, Delhi 33

Taylor Davis scored a game-high 21 points to lead visiting Unadilla Valley to a victory in the Midstate Athletic Conference opener for both teams.

Emily Converse contributed 11 points and Breanna Christian finished with eight for the Storm (1-0), who took a 29-14 lead into halftime.

Ally Heavey finished with nine points and seven rebounds to lead Delhi, which received eight points from Allison Hannigan.

Delhi (1-2, 0-1) hosts Walton on Wednesday.

UV 63, Delhi 33

UNADILLA VALLEY (1-0): Emily Converse 4 3-4 11, Corrine Izard 1 1-2 3, Taylor Davis 7 6-8 21, Olivia Lazarus 1 2-2 4, Shannon McIntyre 2 0-2 5, Breanna Christian 2 3-4 8, Hannah Lazarus 1 2-2 4, Hunter Lakin 2 1-2 5, Taylor Strong 0 0-0 0, Sierra Badger 1 0-0 2. TOTALS: 21 18-26 63.

DELHI (1-2, 0-1): Stephanie Bishop 0 2-6 2, Tianna Blake 0 2-3 2, Inda Gillett 0 0-0 0, Allison Hannigan 2 4-4 8, Ally Heavey 2 5-10 9, Karlye Heavey 0 1-4 1, Agie Hook 1 0-0 2, Allyce McIntosh 1 3-7 5, Addy Sackett 1 2-4 4, Mercedes Wakin 0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 7 19-38 33.

Unadilla Valley 13 16 15 19 - 63

Delhi 9 5 10 9 - 33

Three-point field goals: U 3 (Davis, McIntyre, Christian). JV score: Delhi won.

H-T at Margaretville

Margaretville athletic director Jeremey Marks said the Blue Devils’ Delaware League game against visiting Hunter-Tannersville was postponed because H-T was closed Monday. A makeup date has not been set yet.

BOYS BASKETBALLDelhi 63, G-MU 31

Alex Cantwell and Jacob Zinkievich finished with 10 points apiece to lead Delhi to a non-league victory on the road.

Mitch Reed and Mike Staples contributed eight points each for the Bulldogs (3-0), who took a 21-point lead into halftime.

“We had a hard time with their press,” Gilbertsville-Mount Upton coach Matt Johnson said.

Nathaniel O’Hara scored a game-high 19 points, including three three-pointers, to pace the Raiders.

G-MU (0-3, 0-2) will host Morris on Friday.

Delhi 63, G-MU 31

DELHI (3-0): Michael Staples 4 0-0 8, Ben Branigan 2 0-0 4, Alex Cantwell 4 0-0 10, Alex Specht 2 1-2 5, Nate Denison 1 2-3 4, Mitch Reed 4 0-2 8, Brandon Mole 3 0-0 6, Connor Gioffe 2 0-0 4, Jacob Zinkievich 4 2-3 10, Brandon Lein 2 0-2 4. TOTALS: 28 5-12 63.

GILBERTSVILLE-MOUNT UPTON (0-3, 0-2): Christopher Cole 0 0-0 0, Devon Fitch 0 0-0 0, Nathan Winans 0 0-0 0, Matthew Ward 0 0-0 0, Nathan Whitehill 2 0-0 4, Dereck Musson 1 1-3 3, Jesse Theodore 0 1-2 1, Nate Fuller 2 0-0 4, Nathaniel O’Hara 7 2-3 19. TOTALS: 12 4-8 31.

Delhi 11 23 12 17 - 63

G-MU 9 4 12 6 - 31

Three-point field goals: D 2 (Cantwell 2); G 3 (O’Hara 3). JV score: Delhi won.

BOWLING at Norwich

Caryn Balnis rolled her second straight 600 series to lead visiting Oneonta High to a Southern Tier Athletic Conference girls sweep of rival Norwich, 5-0, at Plaza Lanes.

Balnis’ 622 series featured games of 234 and 210 for the Yellowjackets, who finished with 2,343 pins overall. Last Wednesday, Balnis had a varsity-best 686 series at Holiday Lanes to lead Oneonta to a 4-1 STAC defeat of Susquehanna Valley.

Emily Loucks contributed a 184 for OHS (4-0, 4-0), which hosts Chenango Valley on Wednesday.

at Norwich

Girls: Oneonta 5, Norwich 0

Oneonta (2,343): Emily Loucks 184; Caryn Balnis 234, 210 - 622.

Norwich (1,684): Cassandra Birtch 144 - 362.

VOLLEYBALLCooperstown 3, SV 0

Sylvia Johnson amassed a match-high 25 digs to lead Cooperstown to a 25-17, 25-15, 25-21 sweep of visiting Sauquoit Valley.

Kristin Ratliff contributed 12 assists for Cooperstown (4-0), which received nine kills from McKenna Hage and nine assists from Katie Franck.

Alyssa Orsino’s 10 digs paced Sauquoit Valley (1-2).

Cooperstown 3, SV 0

Game scores: 25-17, 25-15, 25-21.

Sauquoit Valley (1-2): Alyssa Orsino 2 aces, 10 digs; Kassidy Hasselman 2 aces, 6 assists, 6 digs; Hayley Mielnicki 4 aces; Ella Brutsky ace, 4 kills, 6 digs; Gemma Blanks 4 kills.

Cooperstown (4-0): McKenna Hage 9 kills; Kristin Ratliff 12 assists, 2 kills; Sylvia Johnson 25 digs; Caroline Leonard 5 kills, ace; Katie Franck 9 assists, kill.

WRESTLINGClyde Cole Tournament

Madison Hoover’s 4-3 decision over Shenendehowa’s Jonah Fluger gave Bainbridge-Guilford/Afton/Harpursville a champion at 138 pounds on Saturday during the second day of the Clyde Cole Tournament at Oxford.

Hoover’s title helped BGAH to the highest area finish in the team standings. BGAH scored 191 points to place third out of 14 teams at the tournament, following champion Shenendehowa (238.5) and Queensbury (201).

Eighth-place Unatego (121.5) crowned two champions in Austin Ryan and Ryan Marszal. Ryan pinned Moravia’s Cody Lamphier in the 126-pound title match in 3:47. Marszal earned the 182-pound championship with a 14-6 major decision over Sidney’s Kai Sabada.

Unadilla Valley’s Alex Avolio rounded out the area champs with a victory by disqualification over Oxford’s Garyn Huntley at 220 pounds.

Area runner-ups were BGAH’s Chris Cirigliano at 113 pounds and Sidney teammates Nick Jump and Austin Dean, at 170 and 285, respectively.

BGAH’s Jamie Griswold received the Pin Award for most pins in the least amount of time. Griswold went 4-1 and placed third at 160 pounds. He pinned four opponents in a total time of 4:05.

Clyde Cole Tournament

Saturday at Oxford

Team scores: 1, Shenendehowa 238.5; 2, Queensbury 201; 3, Bainbridge-Guilford/Afton/Harpursville 191; 4, Oxford 163.5; 5, Carthage 160; 6, Norwich 158; 7, Averill Park 128; 8, Unatego 121.5; 9, Sidney 85; 10, Moravia 49; 11, Groton 47; 12, Unadilla Valley 24; 13, Ostelic Valley 24; 14, Edmeston 18.

CHAMPIONSHIPS

99 pounds: Ty Rifanburg (Nor) dec. Dalen Geislinger (Nor), 3-1.

106: Dietrich Hartman (Shen) major dec. Garret Lockwood (Gro), 10-2.

113: Nate Hansen (Ox) dec. Chris Cirigliano (BGAH), 10-6.

120: Andrew McFarland (Car) dec. Joe Nelson (Ox), 4-3.

126: Austin Ryan (Unat) pinned Cody Lamphier (Mor), 3:47.

132: Darren Ostrander (Gro) dec. Jordan Maynard (Shen), 3-0.

138: Madison Hoover (BGAH) dec. Jonah Fluger (Shen), 4-3.

145: Tristan Rifanburg (Nor) dec. Kevin Parker (Shen), 5-1.

152: Frank Garcia (Nor) tech. fall Anthony DiNallo (Shen), 5:11.

160: Jesse Porter (Shen) dec. Nik Hansen (Ox), 5-0.

170: Franky Nassivera (Que) dec. Nick Jump (Sid), 16-12.

182: Ryan Marzsal (Unat) major dec. Kai Sabada (Sid), 14-6.

195: Levi Ashley (Shen) major dec. Chris Goudy (Que), 13-3.

220: Alex Avolio (UV) won by disqualification over Garyn Huntley (Ox).

285: Trevor Gibbons (Car) pinned Austin Dean (Sid), 1:19.