Shenendehowa wins an instant classic over Averill Park, 57-56, on three-pointer by Catherine Almeida with 0:03 left in the game. 

 

Game Notes:

 

-After a bucket by Averill Park’s Kelsey Wood with 3:23 left in the 1Q the Warriors jump out to their biggest lead of the night of 6 (10-4), forcing a timeout from Shen. The Plainsmen respond with a 10-0 run to close the quarter led by Catherine Almeida’s 7 points.

 

-A three-pointer by Megan Gillooley gives Shen their largest lead of the night of 7 (20-13) less than 2 minutes into the 2Q. Averill Park charges back with their own 11-3 run and regains the lead with 2:36 left in the half. Shen scores the last 7 points of the half to lead 32-26 at the break.

 

-Averill Park tied the game at 34 mid-way through the 3Q after 2 free throws from Kelsey Wood. The teams traded scores the rest of the way and a Stephanie Jankovic basket beats the 3Q buzzer to give the Warriors a 42-40 lead heading into the 4Q.

 

-The Warriors quickly build a 5-point lead early in the 4Q but a three-pointer by Shen’s Cameron Tooley knocks the margin back to 2 with 6:30 left in the game. Averill Park continued to hold a small lead throughout the quarter until Cameron Tooley hits another three-pointer to tie the game at 50 with 1:33 left in the game.

 

- After the tie at 50 both teams go back and forth (play by play below for last 1:30) until Stephanie Jankovic gives the Warriors a 2 point lead with 14 seconds left. After a timeout Shen’s Catherine Almeida knocks down a clutch three-pointer from the top of the key to give the Plainsmen a 1 point lead 57-56. A last second shot by Averill Park doesn’t fall and Shen hangs on for the win.

 

 

Averill Park

Play by Play

Shenendehowa

 

*GAME OVER*

 

56

*** Shenendehowa: Catherine Almeida #11 3 PT FG MADE [4Q 00:03] ***

57

56

Shenendehowa TIMEOUT

54

56

*** Averill Park: Stephanie Jankovic #10 2 PT FG MADE [4Q 00:14] ***

54

54

Shenendehowa: Alexandra Tudor #33 FT MADE [4Q 00:24]

54

54

Shenendehowa: Alexandra Tudor #33 FT MADE [4Q 00:24]

53

54

Averill Park TIMEOUT

52

54

Averill Park: Mallory Wood #33 Foul [4Q 00:24]

52

54

Averill Park: Stephanie Jankovic #10 Foul [4Q 00:29]

52

54

Shenendehowa TIMEOUT

52

54

Averill Park TIMEOUT

52

54

*** Averill Park: Stephanie Jankovic #10 2 PT FG MADE [4Q 00:49] ***

52

52

*** Shenendehowa: Alexandra Tudor #33 2 PT FG MADE [4Q 01:03] ***

52

52

Averill Park TIMEOUT

50

52

*** Averill Park: Olivia Kelley #44 2 PT FG MADE [4Q 01:21] ***

50

50

*** Shenendehowa: Cameron Tooley #23 3 PT FG MADE [4Q 01:33] ***

50

 

Cameron Tooley led Shen with 20 points, Catherine Almeida had 15 points and Alexandra Tudor added 13. Stephanie Jankovic paced Averill Park with 21 points, EmmaLee Morgan had 14 points and Kelsey Wood chipped in with 13

 

Final scoring stats with full play by play HERE:

 

 

End 1Q

Halftime

End 3Q

Final

Averill Park

10

26

42

56

Shenendehowa

14

32

40

57

 

Averill Park video highlights

 

Shenendehowa video highlights

 

  

Averill Park

 

Shenendehowa

4

3PT SHOOTING

8

18-26

FREE THROWS

9-10

69%

FT %

90%

11

LEADS

6

6

LARGEST LEAD

7

     
 

Top Scorers

 
     

Averill Park

Stephanie Jankovic #10

21

Averill Park

EmmaLee Morgan #24

14

Shenendehowa

Cameron Tooley #23

20

Shenendehowa

Catherine Almeida #11

15

 

Game Flow