Cloey Dopp scored 25 points as Mayfield cruised to a 69-17 Western Athletic Conference girls’ basketball victory over Middleburgh on Wednesday. Katarina Agerter, Jaidyn Chest and Kiarah Levine each added eight points for Mayfield, which used a 24-6 second quarter to take a 35-10 halftime lead.
Angelina Deitz scored 26 points, and Mia Wylie chipped in 15 to lead Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons’ 53-37 victory against OESJ. Brooke Trumble finished with a team-high 16 points for OESJ, which also got 11 points from Sydney Hazzard.
Hailey Monroe put up 25 points, and Leah Valovic scored 11 for Northville in the Falcons’ 45-40 win over Berne-Knox-Westerlo. McKenzie Schwenk’s 16 points led the way for Berne-Knox-Westerlo, with Ashlee Stevens adding 11 points.
Schoharie pulled out a defense-first 34-29 win over Fort Plain, with Alaina Martin scoring a game-high 13 points to lead the win.
Fonda-Fultonville scored a 66-31 Western Athletic Conference boys’ basketball victory over Canajoharie. Brady Whipple scored 17 points, and Riley Wilson scored 14 for Fonda-Fultonville, while Antonio Fairley led Canajoharie with 15 points, and Nick Barlow scored nine.
Esiasyn Starr erupted for 37 points in Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons’ 107-61 win over OESJ. Dequawn Gheen added 25 points for Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons, while OESJ got 23 points from Collin Eakin and 20 from Colten Christensen.
LEONARD, COTTER WIN AT SARATOGA INVITATIONAL
Shenendehowa’s Micaela Leonard won the girls’ race and Broadalbin-Perth’s Colin Cotter won the boys’ race to lead Alpine ski competition in the Saratoga Invitational at Willard Mountain.
Leonard won her race with a run of 36.31 seconds, with teammate Allison Bach in second at 36.81 as Shenendehowa won the girls’ team title.
Cotter had the fastest boys’ run of 30.21 seconds, with Queensbury’s Hudson Montgomery (30.85) and Shenendehowa’s Brady Miller (31.37) just behind him. Johnstown’s Carter Cheney was fourth, and the Sir Bills had four skiers in the top eight to win the team event.
SHENENDEHOWA GIRLS WIN MAYFIELD NORDIC TITLE
Led by Courtney Krawiecki in third place and Iris Wiedmann in fifth, the Shenendehowa girls captured the team title in the Mayfield Nordic Invitational at Lapland Lake.
Krawiecki finished the 7.5-kilometer course in 28 minutes, 11.3 seconds, trailing only Glens Falls’ Clara Avery (26:23.4) and Mayfield’s Fianna Halloran (27:02.4). Saratoga Springs’ Emma Murray (28:27.4) and Wiedmann (29:17.8) completed the top five.
Queensbury’s Ben Jenkin won the boys’ race in 21:46.7, leading the Spartans to first place in the team competition. Following him across the line were Glens Falls’ Forrest Slingerland (22:25.4), Mayfield’s Brice Williams (24:10.3), Shenendehowa’s Lionel Wiedmann (25:39.3) and Queensbury’s Josh Jenkin (25:51.8).