Two Section 4 Boys Teams Advance
A pair of Section 4 teams will play in the championship round of their respective classifications Saturday at the Floyd L Maines Veterans Memorial Arena in the NYSPHSAA Boys Championship Basketball Tournament. In Class C Moravia defeated Section 11’s Stony Brook to advance to the championship round against Lake George who defeated Northstar Christian Academy 65-49. The winners square off for the Class C crown at 7:00 PM.
In Class D Newfield won in double overtime 65-62 defeating Harrisville from Section 10. That puts Newfield into the championship game against Moriah from Section 7. That is scheduled to begin at 5:15 PM.
In other action in day one of the three day event…in Class B Westhill from Section 3 rolled by Center Moriches 71-58. In the other Class B semifinal Canton defeated Health Sciences Charter 67-55. Canton meets Westhill for the B title Saturday at 9:00 PM.
Play begins at 9:00 AM Saturday with Class A competition featuring Section 3’s Jamesville-Dewitt against Section 5 foe Irondequoit. Jamesville-Dewitt has Buddy Boeheim on its roster. His father is the coach of the Syracuse Orange, Jim Boeheim.