Clyde-Savannah opened up their season and their Wayne County league slate with a convincing 80-45 win over Red Creek. Also hitting the court for the first time, East Rochester hosted Sodus and sent the Spartans packing with a 53-39 win behind 17 points and 20 rebounds from John Lexer. Also in Wayne County boys action, Marion won their second straight game to start the season 2-0, defeating North Rose-Wolcott 63-50 in Coach Brian Hoyt’s return to the Cougars bench.
The Golden Eagles’ win featured this slam by senior Derrick Chance:
Let me boost my son real quick @d_nice522 5️⃣’8️⃣ pic.twitter.com/cRVOg9T8so
— Alex (@Yeahbrummell13) December 6, 2017
Clyde-Savannah is in action again on Thursday for a key early season league match-up with Gananda in a game that can be heard live on FingerLakes1.com Radio and re-streamed at 11:00 pm with full video on FL1 Sports. Jim Sinicropi and Kevin Sharp will have the call.
Three Finger Lakes East teams were also in action on Tuesday night in three out-of-league contests. Penn Yan doubled-up Attica 80-40 on the road, Pal-Mac beat Vertus 52-40, and the Newark Reds fell to 0-3 after losing at home to Webster-Thomas 45-35. Taylor Clements had 15 points and 14 rebounds, De’Andre Saunders pulled down 12 rebounds and Logan Moynihan scored 8 points on a pair of three-pointers in the loss.
Newark will look for their first win when they host Mynderse on Friday night at 7:30 in a rematch of last season’s Class B Sectional Championship game won by the Blue Devils. You can watch these two teams renew their rivalry live on FL1 Sports. Brendan Harrington and Tane Robinson will have the call.
In girls varsity action on Tuesday night…
The Red Jacket Indians shook-up the Finger Lakes West by defeating the two-time defending league champion South Seneca Falcons, 55-44, in Shortsville. Sara VanAken led the Lady Indians with 16 points. Sydney Close added 13 and Brookelyn Hanley scored 7 points. For South Seneca, Emma Fletcher had 15, Logan Shaulis scored 9 points to go along with 9 rebounds and Skylar Shaulis grabbed 10 rebounds in the Lady Falcons first FL West loss in over 2 years.
Also in the FL West…
Adelaide Flood’s 12 points weren’t enough to lift HAC over Bloomfield as the Lady Bombers prevailed in the Bomber Barn, 53-28.
The Naples Big Green edged Marcus Whitman 51-38. Sarah Glovine had 18 points and 6 rebounds, Haylea Langan scored 15 points with 15 rebounds, and Faith Glovine added 8 points with 8 rebounds for Naples. Emily Thompson scored 17 points and Jordyn Chappelle scored 10 for the Lady Wildcats.
At the half Marcus Whitman leads Naples 23-21. @MWWildcats @NaplesAthletics @SectionVsports pic.twitter.com/JqUVMD6vjZ
— Jack Haley (@jackhaley42) December 6, 2017
Honeoye hosted Dundee and beat the Lady Scots easily, 51-30. Kali Pestle scored 14, Caitlin Jarosinski scored 10 and Hannah Reynolds had 9 points for the Lady Bulldogs.
GV🏀 taking an early lead over the visiting Scots of Dundee #PAWesome #Welcome2ThePound pic.twitter.com/avIM5TUSPi
— BulldogAthleticDept (@HoneoyeSports) December 5, 2017
The Romulus Warriors started their season 2-0 after winning at Hammondsport 56-30.
Four Finger Lakes East girls varsity teams were in action in out-of-league contests and just Midlakes was victorious defeating Livonia 60-38.
Mynderse hosted Class AA Bishop Kearney and dropped a 64-48 decision. Saniaa Wilson led BK with 18 points. For Mynderse, senior Heidi Miller recorded a double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds. Mary Doell and Hannah Lang each scored 8 points in the loss. Mynderse falls to 0-2 and opens league play at home against Newark on Friday night.
Pal-Mac lost at Aquinas, 60-42 and Wayne was steamrolled by Webster-Thomas, 64-24.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT’S W-FL BOYS SLATE:
LIVONIA @ MIDLAKES
HONEOYE @ DUNDEE
MARCUS WHITMAN @ NAPLES
RED JACKET @ SOUTH SENECA
BLOOMFIELD @ HAC
WEDNESDAY NIGHT’S W-FL GIRLS SLATE:
EAST ROCHESTER @ RED CREEK
SODUS @ GANANDA
CLYDE-SAVANNAH @ LYONS
And also from Twitter on Tuesday night…
Gods got me back wearing 2 shoes #GodSpeed
— Braeden Zenelovic (@braedenz7) December 5, 2017
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— Paul Gotham (@PickinSplinters) December 6, 2017