Roundup: Hoosick edges Witches
LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP
HOOSICK, N.Y. -- The Hoosick Falls Central School boys basketball team held off a game Greenwich squad, 42-39, to remain unbeaten in the Wasaren League.
Hoosick Falls (13-1) was led by Austin Pitt’s 13 points and Andrew Hoag added 12 points as well.
Lucas Whitehouse led Greenwich (6-5, 9-5) with 10 points
Flynn leads Panthers
GREENWICH, N.Y. -- The Hoosick Falls Central School girls basketball team got 14 points and 23 rebounds from Megan Flynn as the Panthers dispatched of Greenwich on Friday night.
Flynn, a sophomore, also added five blocks.
Carsen Williams pitched in with 11 points and five assists.
Stillwater tops CCS
CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. -- The Cambridge Central School girls basketball team was held to seven second-half points in a 37-22 loss to Stillwater on Friday night.
Cambridge’s Sarah Cuddihy led the Indians with 10 points and Helen Mooney added eight.
For Stillwater, Abby Higgins had 13 points and Madison Mahar had 11.
SVC volleyball splits opener
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- The Southern Vermont College men’s volleyball began its season Friday night, splitting two matches.
They beat NECC conference opponent Regis, 3-1, then lost to Johnson & Wales, 3-0.
The Mountaineers play two more game in the JWU tournament on Saturday. Youth nights at MAU
The Mount Anthony Union High School Athletic Department is once again sponsoring a pair of Youth Basketball Nights for the boys and girls area youth basketball players.
Boys youth night will be on Monday, Feb. 10, when the Patriot JV and varsity boys basketball teams host Burr and Burton with JV action starting at 6, and varsity at 7:30 p.m. All boys playing in the MAYAA Basketball League will be admitted free of charge by wearing their game jerseys.
Girls youth night will be Tuesday, Feb. 11, when the MAU JV and varsity girls basketball teams play host to Rutland. JV action starts at 5:30, followed by the varsity at 7:00. All girls playing in the MAYAA Basketball League will be admitted free of charge by wearing their game jerseys.
At the halftime of each junior varsity game there will be a 10-minute exhibition game featuring two MAYAA teams. A drawing for a basketball signed by the varsity team will be held after the exhibition game for the MAYAA participants in attendance.
BENNINGTON -- Mt. Anthony Lacrosse Association will hold 2014 spring registration on February 25 and 26 at the Bennington Rec Center from 6 to 7:30 p.m. for boys and girls grades K thru 8.
Scholarships and equipment are available. The season starts April 1. For more information you can visit www.malavt.com or contact Barbara Morrissey at 802 442 6777 (evenings).
MAU youth wrestling
BENNINGTON -- Wrestling sign-ups are still taking place for youth wrestlers in the area.
For those interested, contact Wayne Call at 802-952-8932.
Mack Attack AAU sign-ups
ARLINGTON -- The Mack Attack AAU girls’ basketball season will begin practicing on March 9, and sign-ups are ongoing.
The team provides participants with an opportunity to improve basketball skills and knowledge through a challenging level of play. Girls ages 8-17 who are interested in participating should contact coach Kerry Csizmesia at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 860-326-5024. Information about the season can be found at www.mackattackaau.org.
Girls can register ahead of March 9 or meet with coach Csizmesia at the first practice.
Storm head coach search
BENNINGTON -- The Southern Vermont Storm semi-pro football team is searching for a new head coach for the 2014 season. If interested, call the Storm hotline at 802-681-9085.
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