While several teams from the North Country and Section VII have made it to the New York State Public High School Athletic Association’s (NYSPHSAA) Final Four since it returned in 1981, no one has been able to match the feat of a group of ball players from a now extinct school who made their way to Syracuse in 1930.
A breakdown of the four teams competing for the NYSPHSAA Class D championship in boys basketball at the Glens Falls Civic Center this weekend, March 20-21.
Leading throughout most of the first three quarters of play, the Moriah girls varsity basketball team was closing in on a return trip to Hudson Valley Community College and the NYSPHSAA Class D Final Four.
The Vikings earned their ticket to the NYSPHSAA Final Four March 14 with a 59-49 victory against Germantown.
Six members of the Ticonderoga indoor track and field team took to the indoor circuit at Cornell University March 7 to compete in the NYSPHSAA championship meet.
The Fourth Annual Strikes for Students Bowling Tournament will be held Saturday and Sunday, March 14 and 15, at Adirondack Lanes in Ticonderoga.
The Northern Adirondack Bobcats were able to keep the Ticonderoga Sentinels at bay with clutch shooting in the fourth quarter to win the Section VII/Class C title, 59-46, March 7.
Mens and Womens League results
Plattsburgh 56, Beekmantown 54
The Hornets squandered a nine-point lead, trailed by two, but a lockdown performance by the young team in the final two minutes sealed the championship.
Moriah 56, Keene 42
The Vikings kept their season perfect, pulling away in the fourth quarter after a furious Beavers rally.
Section VII crowned three champions in girls basketball March 6.
Once again, the game between the Keene Beavers and Schroon Lake Wildcats came down to a scoring run.
On March 3, the Lady Vikings made sure they would not miss out on a fifth straight sectional championship game, jumping out to a 10-point first quarter lead en route to a 57-23 victory.
Ross’ three in overtime leads Ti over Seton Catholic and onto Class C finals against NAC
It was a play designed to bring the defenders in on the top scoring threat for the Ticonderoga Sentinels, and the Seton Catholic Knights took the bait Feb. 27.
Named Most Outstanding Wrestler
The Peru wrestler was the best of the best, winning the 170 lbs. title and top individual honor Saturday night.
- NYSPHSAA Class D Final Four: Moriah v. Bridgehampton
- Preston's golden goal gives Blue Bombers third straight C title
- AuSable Valley falls to NAC in C girls final
- End of the season
- Wrestling: Kenny Rivers v. Anthony DiNardo
- Wrestling: Dylan v. Dillon
- Wrestling: Kenny Rivers v. Marcus Ramundo
- Wrestling: Dylan Baker v. Luis Weierbach
- Championship weekend
- Girls play Friday