Girls' Basketball

PHS uses long ball to stem Storm

SARANAC LAKE — Saranac Lake held high-scoring Marle Curle in check, but had their hands full with the rest of Plattsburgh in the Hornets’ 53-34 victory in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference girls’ basketball Monday.

“They (PHS) definitely had the 3-ball working for them tonight,” Red Storm coach Dave Zerrahn said, after watching the Hornets sink nine from long range.

Brin Keyser led Plattsburgh with 15 points while Curle finished with 12, well below her season norm of 23 a contest. Olivia Carlsson nailed three 3-pointers.

Katy Buckley scored 12 points to lead Saranac Lake.

The two teams will meet again tonight in Plattsburgh in the regularly scheduled contest.

Plattsburgh High 53, Saranac Lake 34

Plattsburgh High (53)

Carper 1-0-3, Dragoon 3-0-7, Cantwell 1-0-3, Carlsson 3-0-9, Duquette 1-0-3, Keyser 6-3-15, Curle 5-0-12, LaBarge 0-1-1, Bedard 0-0-0, Marlow 0-0-0, Miller 0-0-0. Totals 20-4-63.

Saranac Lake (34)

Kilroy 1-2-4, Woodward 1-0-2, Kieffer 3-1-9, Orticelle 1-0-2, Viscardo 2-1-5, Buckley 6-0-12, Ward 0-0-0, McDonough 0-0-0, Moody 0-0-0. Totals 14-4-34.

Plattsburgh High 16 13 20 4 — 53

Saranac Lake 7 9 4 14 — 34

3-point goals: PHS (9) Carper, Dragoon, Cantwell, Carlsson 3, Duquette, Curle 2. SL (2) Kieffer 2.

JV: PHS won.

MVAC

Elizabethtown-Lewis 69, Johnsburg 23

JOHNSBURG— Lily Whalen led the way for the Lions with 19 points, 10 rebounds and five steals in Elizabethtown-Lewis’ dominating victory over the Jaguars.

The Lions maintained control throughout the game as they outscored Johnsburg in all four quarters.

Four players hit double digits in rebounds for the Lions as Jasmin Barnes, Whalen and Savanah Graves each finished with 10, while Kearstin Ashline recorded 11.

Ashline added 13 points and Kylee Cassavaugh, 10.

Crystal Grady also contributed for Elizabethtown-Lewis, finsihing with six steals, three assists and four points.

Astasia Myler was the leading scorer for the Jaguars with 10 points.

Elizabethtown-Lewis 69, Johnsburg 23

Elizabethtown-Lewis (69)

Cox 0-0-0, Morris 0-0-0, J. Barnes 3-2-8, Grady 2-0-4, Cassavaugh 5-0-10, McGinn 1-1-3, Whalen 9-0-19, Graves 3-2-8, Ashline 6-0-13, Disogra 0-0-0, A. Barnes 2-0-4. Totals: 31-5-69

Johnsburg (23)

Amell 0-0-0, Williford 0-0-0, Knickerbocker 0-0-0, Denno 2-0-4, Square 0-0-0, Glode 4-1-9, Ordway 0-0-0, Ellsworth 0-0-0, Myler 4-2-10. Totals: 10-3-23

Elizabethtown-Lewis 23 16 16 12 — 69

Johnsburg 4 2 12 5 — 23

3 point goals: Elizabethtown-Lewis (2): Whalen, Ashline.

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Keene 35, Schroon Lake 9

KEENE — On senior night, the Beavers were able to clamp down on defense in knocking off the Wildcats.

Naomi Peduzzi led the charge with 12 points, 10 rebounds and six blocks, while Tucker Geiger chipped in with eight points. Hannah McCabe was strong on defense and hauled in 12 rebounds.

“This was a great way for our seniors to go out,” Keene coach Brian LaVallee said. “Schroon played tough; they never gave up for one second.”

Molly Wisser led the way for Schroon Lake with four points.

Keene 35, Schroon Lake 9

Schroon Lake (9)

Lanoue 1-0-2, Reynolds 1-0-2, Wisser 2-0-4, Fiore 0-1-1, Jarrell 0-0-0, Hall 0-0-0, Gadway 0-0-0, DeZalia 0-0-0, Garland 0-0-0. Totals: 4-1-9.

Keene (35)

McCabe 2-0-4, Peduzzi 6-0-12, Hall 1-0-2, Dumas 1-0-2, Parolin 0-0-0, Ruud 0-0-0, Ta. Geiger 1-0-2, Holbrook 2-1-5, Tu. Geiger 4-0-8. Totals: 17-1-35.

Schroon Lake 4 3 0 2 — 9

Keene 7 10 10 8 — 35

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Minerva-Newcomb 51, Kings School 39

MINERVA — Makenzie Winslow and Gabrielle McNally combined for 27 points in the second half to spur the Mountaineers on to victory.

Kings School led the non-league contest 18-16 at the half, but Minerva-Newcomb (10-6) rallied to outscore the visitors 35-21 after the break.

Winslow led the winners with 20 points and seven steals while McNally chipped in with 19 points and 18 rebounds.

Paige Meacham finished with 20 points, five rebounds, five steals and three assists for Kings School. Arica Gordon contributed 11 points and 12 rebounds before fouling out in the third quarter. Taylor Strobel collected 10 rebounds.

Minerva-Newcomb 51, Kings School 39

Kings School (39)

Cordis 1-0-2, Gordon 4-2-11, Meacham 6-7-20, Hopkins 1-0-2, Strobel 1-1-4, Meerwarth 0-0-0, Forlie 0-0-0. Totals 13-10-39.

Minerva-Newcomb (51)

Bennett 1-0-2, Winslow 8-4-20, Rubertone 1-0-2, McNally 7-5-19, Miller 1-0-2, McCall 0-0-0, McNally 2-2-6. Totals 19-11-51.

Kings School 10 8 9 12 — 39

Min-New 12 4 16 19 — 51

3-point goals: KS (3) Gordon, Meacham, Strobel.

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