South Seneca Wins First Sectional Title Since 2003

The South Seneca girls varsity basketball team accomplished something on Saturday that the basketball tradition-rich south county community hasn’t enjoyed in over a decade, a Sectional Championship.The Lady Falcons took on the Perry Yellow Jackets in the 2016 Section V Class C2 Championship Game on Saturday at Rush-Henrietta in a contest that tipped early at 11:00 am.Top seeded South Seneca may have needed a little time to wake up, as they struggled offensively early, but found their stride in a huge third quarter to cruise to a 50-26 win over the 7-seed Perry, capturing their first sectional title since 2003, the fifth of five-straight championships.

Kelsey Shaulis led the way with 16 points followed by Mackenzie Kenyon with 13. Skylar Shaulis had nine, Emily Larvanway had 6, and Bailey Minges, Sarah Albro, and Jade Parsons scored two apiece.You can watch the game in it’s entirety and post-game ceremonies and interviews on FL1 Sports here.

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