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Johnsburg's Dylan Moore (50) tries to block a shot attempt by Keene's Warren Ashe during Tuesday's Mountain & Valley Athletic Conference boy's basketball game. The Jaguars hung on for a 19-16 victory over the Beavers. (P-R Photo/Alvin Reiner)

Earley's 25 leads Wells over the Orange

WELLS — Jake Earley picked up where he left off from last season.

Earley connected for 25 points while pulling down 11 rebounds as Wells held off Indian Lake/Long Lake, 45-42, in the opening day of the Mountain & Valley Athletic Conference boys’ basketball season Tuesday.

The Indians (1-0) took a 12-11 lead after one, but fell behind 17-16 at the half. The Orange held a slim, one-point lead 29-28 heading into the fourth quarter.

Wells turned on the full-court pressure and forced Indian Lake/Long Lake into some turnovers to pull ahead to stay.

Ben Brenan chipped in with six points and 13 rebounds for the Indians. Caleb Hayed finished with six points and four assists.

Colin Farrell led the way for the Orange with 15 points. Matt Moore added eight points, while Henry Sandiford tallied seven.

Wells 45, Indian Lake/Long Lake 42

Indian Lake/Long Lake (42)

Moore 3-0-8, Farrell 5-4-15, Sandiford 3-0-7, Seaman 2-0-5, Douglas 1-0-2, Giessen 1-1-3, Hart 1-0-2. Totals: 16-5-42.

Wells (45)

Earley 11-3-25, Hayes 3-0-6, Chicoski 1-1-3, Brenan 3-0-6, Weaver 2-1-5, Michienzi 0-0-0, Hoffman 0-0-0. Totals: 20-5-45.

Indian Lake/Long Lake 11 6 12 13 — 42

Wells 12 4 12 17 — 45

3-point goals: Indian Lake/Long Lake (5) Moore 2, Farrell, Sandiford, Seaman.

SCHROON LAKE 59, WILLSBORO 34

SCHROON LAKE — Jesse Shaughnessy and Tanner Stone combined for 29 points to lead the Wildcats past the Warriors.

Shaughnessy led the charge with 16 points, while Stone finished with 13. Jeff Armstrong chipped in with 11 points and Bobby Rose, eight.

Schroon Lake (1-0) jumped out to a 14-3 after the first quarter and never looked back.

Nick Arnold paced Willsboro with 18 points.

Schroon Lake 59, Willsboro 34

Willsboro (34)

Politti 1-1-3, Arnold 8-1-18, Porter 2-0-5, Swires 1-3-6, Lobdell 1-0-2, McVicker 0-0-0. Totals: 13-5-34.

Schroon Lake (59)

Rose 4-0-8, Stone 6-1-13, DeZalia 0-0-0, A. Shaughnessy 1-0-3, J. Shaughnessy 8-0-16, Lough 0-0-0, Armstrong 5-1-11, Paradis 0-0-0, Vallie 0-0-0. C. Maisonville 2-0-4, J. Maisonville 1-2-4. Totals: 27-4-59.

Willsboro 3 13 5 13 — 34

Schroon Lake 14 12 14 19 — 59

3-point goals: Willsboro (3) Arnold, Porter, Swires. Schroon Lake (1) A. Shaughnessy,

Chazy 46, Lake Placid 29

CHAZY — Brandon Laurin and Hayden Guay, taking advantage of Chazy’s pressing defense, combined for 17 of their team’s points in a 21-7 second-quarter run.

Laurin finished with 18 points, seven assists and four steals, while Guay added 15 points and six steals.

Alec Lapierre chipped in with a team-high 11 rebounds for the Eagles, who host Seton Catholic in a non-league game tonight.

Tarik Cecunjanin and Garrett Woodruff tossed in 11 points apiece for the Blue Bombers.

Chazy 46, Lake Placid 29

Lake Placid (29)

Briggs 0-0-0, Cecunjanin 5-0-11, DiNicola 0-0-0, Woodruff 5-1-11, Brandes 2-1-5, Ca. Porter 0-0-0, Co. Porter 0-0-0, Kordziel 0-2-2. Totals: 12-4-29.

Chazy (46)

Guay 7-1-15, Laurin 8-1-18, Roy 0-0-0, Miller 0-0-0, Eseltine 0-0-0, Ryan 0-0-0, Hampton 0-0-0, Lapierre 2-0-4, Brothers 3-0-6, Botten 1-1-3, Coupal 0-0-0, Chauvin 0-0-0. Totals: 21-3-46.

Lake Placid 4 7 7 11 — 29

Chazy 8 21 11 6 — 46

3-point goals: Lake Placid (1): Cecunjanin. Chazy (1): Laurin.

JV: Chazy won.

Mod: Lake Placid won.

CROWN POINT 57, MINERVA/NEWCOMB 24

CROWN POINT — Gabe Macey and Joe Foote each scored 18 points as the Panthers rolled past the Mountaineers.

The game was relatively close at the half with Crown Point holding an 18-10 lead, but the Panthers really opened up in the second half, outscoring Minerva/Newcomb, 39-14.

Crown Point 57, Minerva/Newcomb 24

Minerva/Newcomb (24)

McCall 2-0-4, Vanderwalker 0-0-0, Monthony 0-0-0, Martinez 0-0-0, Sook Park 0-0-0, Trevor Moulton 3-0-6, Bertomeau 0-0-0, Ruzbacki 2-1-5, Portera 0-0-0, Deloria 0-0-0, Zhou 0-0-0, Chikekwa 2-1-5, Williams 1-2-4, Galusha 0-0-0. Totals: 10-4-24.

Crown Point (57)

Spring 1-1-3, Mildon 0-0-0, Spaulding 1-1-3, Gabe Macey 8-1-18, Groshans 2-0-4, Dushane 2-0-4, Gould 3-1-7, McIntosh 0-0-0, Joe Foote 8-2-18. Totals: 24-6-57.

Minerva-Newcomb 6 4 4 10 — 24

Crown Point 11 7 16 23 — 57.

3-point goals: Crown Point (1) Macey.

Elizabethtown-Lewis 48

Westport 39

WESTPORT — Charlie Huttig’s 20-point game helped carry the Lions to victory over the Eagles.

Elizabethtown-Lewis also had production from Austin Morris who scored eight points, including two 3-pointers. Cortland White helped the Lions with nine points including a fourth quarter 3-pointer that added a lot of momentum.

Ryan Davis was the leading contributor for Westport compiling a double-double with 17 points and 14 rebounds. The Eagles had a solid performance from Anderson Gay who tallied 10 points. Despite not scoring, John Doyle played solid defense in the loss.

“We played a really good game up until the fourth,” Westport coach Ike Tyler said. “We had them on the ropes for a while and they eventually just pulled ahead.”

Elizabethtown-Lewis 48, Westport 39

E Elizabethtown-Lewis (48)

Harwood 1-0-2, Huttig 7-4-20, Morris 3-0-8, White 4-0-9, Lapiere 1-0-2, Noka-Bailey 3-1-7, Whalen 0-0-0, Denton 0-0-0, Marvin 0-0-0. Totals: 19-5-48.

Westport (39)

Moricette 0-0-0, A. Gay 4-0-10, Clark 0-0-0, Tryon 0-0-0, J. Gay 2-0-5, Schrauf 3-1-7, Davis 7-2-17, Doyle 0-0-0. Totals: 16-3-39.

Elizabethtown-Lewis 16 7 12 13 — 48

Westport 12 11 9 7 — 39

3-point goals: Elizabethtown-Lewis (5) Huttig 2, Morris 2, White. Westport (4) A. Gay 2, J. Gay, Davis.

Johnsburg 19, Keene 16

KEENE — Despite being outscored in the second half, the Jaguars were able to hold on to the lead and grab the win over the Beavers.

Johnsburg’s Mark Cleveland led his team with nine points while Dillon Moore added five more. Chester Prouty finished with three points.

Keene’s Colton Venner led all scorers with 10 points. Gabe Warner chipped in three points and Max Sturgess tallied two points in the loss.

Johnsburg 19, Keene 16

Johnsburg (19)

Cleveland 3-3-9, Moore 2-1-5, Prouty 1-0-3, Washburn 0-1-1, Sears 0-1-1, Smith 0-0-0, Burg 0-0-0, Watson 0-0-0. Totals: 6-6-19.

Keene (16)

Venner 2-5-10, Warner 1-1-3, Dumas 0-1-0, Sturgess 1-0-2, Montez 0-0-0, Holmes 0-0-0, Ashe 0-0-0, Haverlick 0-0-0. Totals: 4-7-16.

Johnsburg 5 7 5 2 — 19

Keene 3 3 6 4 — 16

3-point goals: Johnsburg (1) Prouty. Keene (1) Venner.

GIRLS

NONLEAGUE

SETON CATHOLIC 42, CHAZY 14

PLATTSBURGH — Kelli Ryan exploded for 26 points to help lead the Knights over the Eagles in nonleague action.

Hailey Moore chipped in with 10 points for Seton Catholic, which outscored Chazy 25-6 in the first quarter.

Allison Tatro and Andrea Meshefsky paced the Eagles with four points each.

Seton Catholic 42, Chazy 14

Chazy (14)

A. A. Gilmore 1-0-2, Tatro 2-0-4, Rotella 0-0-0, Pilon 0-0-0, C. Gilmore 1-0-2, Gonyo 0-0-0, Cahoon 1-0-2, Meshefsky 2-0-4, Kozak 0-0-0, Stalker 0-0-0. Totals: 7-0-14.

Seton Catholic (42)

Spittler 2-0-4, Egan 0-0-0, Bashaw 1-0-2, Murnane 0-0-0, Ryan 10-6-26, Moore 5-0-10, Chapman 0-0-0, Clark 0-0-0, Durgan 0-0-0, Nachbauer 0-0-0. Totals: 18-6-42.

Chazy 6 2 2 4 — 14

Seton Catholic 25 6 7 4 — 42

SECTION X

TUPPER LAKE 37, NORWOOD-NORFOLK 24

TUPPER LAKE — Katie Stuart scored a game-high 23 points, grabbed seven rebounds and added five steals as the Lumberjacks knocked off the Flyers.

Tupper Lake (1-2, 1-0) held a 12-1 lead after the first quarter, a lead it would not relinquish.

Carlea Weaver and Katie Ames paced Norwood-Norfolk with eight points apiece.

Tupper Lake 37, Norwood-Norfolk 24

Norwood-Norfolk (24)

Langtry 0-0-0, Mason 0-0-0, Stewart 0-0-0, Furnace 0-0-0, Palmer 0-0-0, Weaver 3-2-8, McCormick 0-0-0, Hunkins 2-0-4, Welling 0-4-4, Feuguin 0-0-0, Ames 3-2-8. Totals: 8-8-24.

Tupper Lake (37)

McCottery 0-0-0, Luton 0-0-0, Richards 0-0-0, O’Connor 0-2-2, Stuart 10-2-23, Maroon 2-0-4, Kulzer 1-0-2, McLear 1-0-2, Zurek 2-0-4, Cote 0-0-0, Dukett 0-0-0, Langlet 0-0-0, Weigand 0-0-0. Totals: 16-4-37.

Norwood-Norfolk 1 7 6 10 — 24

Tupper Lake 12 11 10 4 — 37

3-point goals: Tupper Lake (1) Stuart.

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