Class B Semis: O.F.A. Survives Gouverneur 41-38; Canton Wins

2015-16 SECTION X GIRLS BASKETBALL
Final Standings & Non League Records

EAST DIVISION                W-L    GB   Non-Lg
x-Chateaugay
Madrid-Waddington
St. Regis Falls
Brushton-Moira
Tupper Lake
Norwood-Norfolk
Parishville-Hopkinton
12-0       -        3-5
10-2      2        5-3
  6-6      5        4-0
  6-6      6        1-1
  4-8      8        1-2
  3-9      9        6-1
1-11    11        0-3
CENTRAL DIVISION         W-L    GB  Non-Lg
x-Canton
Ogdensburg
St. Lawrence Central
Malone
Massena
Gouverneur
Potsdam
Salmon River
14-0       -        3-3
  9-5      5        2-4
  9-5      5        1-5
  8-6      6        1-4
  8-6      6        1-5
  6-8      8        4-2
2-12    12        5-1
0-14    14        0-2
WEST DIVISION               W-L    GB  Non-Lg
x-Heuvelton
Hammond
Edwards-Knox
Hermon-DeKalb
Lisbon
Harrisville
10-0       -      10-0
  8-2      2        5-5
  5-5      5        4-1
  5-5      5        6-4
  1-9      9        3-7
  1-9      9        2-8


 Ogdensburg Coach Lynn Blevins looks on as his guard Taylor Piercey pushes past Gouverneur's Jackie Storrin (11) and toward the basket.  Despite comeback efforts by Gouverneur in the fourth quarter, the Blue Devils held off the Wildcats late in the game for the 41-38 Class B semifinal victory.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

 

Section X Class B Playoffs

 NCSN Girls Basketball Scoreboard

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2016

Class B Semifinals - Home of Higher Seed
(#1) Canton 89, (#4) Salmon River 26
(#2) Ogdensburg 41, (#3) Gouverneur 38

o.f.a. Blue Devils HOLD off Wildcats to advance 41-38


Ogdensburg Coach Lynn Blevins looks on as his guard Taylor Piercey pushes past Gouverneur's Jackie Storrin (11) and toward the basket.  Despite comeback efforts by Gouverneur in the fourth quarter, the Blue Devils held off the Wildcats late in the game for the 41-38 Class B semifinal victory.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Gouverneur's Emma Bell (2) leaps through two Ogdensburg defenders to earn the jump shot from near the free-throw line in the fourth quarter.  Chelsey Raven notched 12 points and Taylor Piercey added 11 points for the Blue Devils in the Class B semifinal against Gouverneur. O.F.A. advances to face top-seeded Canton for the Class B title on February 19th at SUNY Potsdam. The Wildcats were led by Elaina Porter with 17 points. Gouverneur closed its season at 10-11.

Canton overruns Salmon River 89-26 in "B" SemiFinal


 Canton’s Meredith Drury (3) attacks the rim against Salmon River defender Brittany Brooks (20).  The Golden Bears jumped out to a 30-6 lead in the first quarter and outscored the Shamrocks 89-26 to advance to the Class B final against O.F.A. (Darius Rohleder photo) Game Gallery

Salmon River’s Kera Ghostlaw (5) hits the long-range jumper over the Golden Bears' Meredith Drury (3).  Natalie DiSalvo poured in 27 points and eclipsed the 1,000-point mark for her varsity career as top-seeded Canton eliminated the Shamrocks 89-26 in the Class B semifinals. Bailey Luther chipped in 12 points, while Mikaela Bessette added 11 for Canton. Brittany Brooks nailed 13 points for the Shamrocks whose season ended at 0-17. Canton advances to face second-seeded Ogdensburg for the Class B title on February 19th at SUNY Potsdam. 

 

Section X Class C Playoffs

 NCSN Girls Basketball Scoreboard

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2016

Class C Play-In Round - Home of Higher Seed
(#3) Brushton-Moira 40, (#6) Potsdam 35
(#5) Norwood-Norfolk 34, (#4) Tupper Lake 31

N-N FLYERS RALLY AT TUPPER LAKE TO WIN PLAY-IN 34-31

NORWOOD-NORFOLK 34, TUPPER LAKE 31
Norwood-Norfolk pulled off an opening-round road win, coming from behind in the fourth quarter and edging host Tupper Lake 34-31 in the Section X Class C play-in round. The fifth-seeded Flyers squared their overall season record at 10-10, and advance to face top-seeded Madrid-Waddington in the semifinal round. N-N’s Shannyn St. Andrews and Kassey Northrop each tallied eight points. Sidney Kulzer struck for 11 points to lead Tupper Lake that ended its season at 5-11 overall.

b-m panthers RALLY IN 2ND HALF TO BEAT POTSDAM 40-35


 Potsdam's Heidi Visser (10) dashes past two Brushton-Moira defenders to earn the short jump shot and extend the Sandstoners lead to 11 points late in the second quarter. The Panthers mounted a second-half comeback to capture a 40-35 victory over Potsdam to advance to the Section X Class C semifinals. (Bob LaRue photo) Game Gallery 

Brushton-Moira's Kirstin Barrett (33) leaps over Potsdam defender Katie Cary (33) to earn the quick inside layup.  After trailing 22-11 at the half and struggling to score against the Potsdam defense, Brushton-Moira found its rhythm in overtaking the Sandstoners the second half. The third-seeded Panthers outscored #6-seeded Potsdam 29-13 in the second half in a 40-35 comeback win. Myah King scored 11 points to lead the Panthers, who advance to face St. Lawrence Central in the semifinals. Potsdam was led by Katie Cary with 10 points. The Sandstoners closed the 2015-16 campaign at 7-14 overall.

 

Section X Class D Playoffs

 NCSN Girls Basketball Scoreboard

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2016

Class D Play-In Game - Home of Higher Seed
(#8) Harrisville 48, (#9) Parishville-Hopkinton 34

 


 


 


Pirates pull away from p-h panthers to advance 48-34


Harrisville's Alexandria Hitchman (11) leaps over two Parishville-Hopkinton defenders for the distance two-point jump shot, as the Pirates reclaimed the lead midway through the first quarter. The Pirates carried a 20-17 lead at the half and pulled away from the Panthers to capture a 48-34 victory in the Section X Class D play-in round contest.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

A Parishville-Hopkinton forward pushes between three Harrisville defenders to drain the short jump shot in heavy coverage to bring the Harrisville lead to three points moments before halftime. The eighth-seeded Pirates outdistanced the #9-seeded Panthers 28-17 in the final two quarters to win the first-round play-in game. Alexandria Hitchman paced the Pirates with 14 points, while McKenzie LaPlatney scored 12 points and grabbed six rebounds. Harrisville advances to face top-seeded and defending New York State Champion Heuvelton in the quarterfinals. Kelsey Putman led Parishville-Hopkinton with 10 points, while Miranda Collins added eight. The Panthers finished out the season at 1-15.