Blackbirds fly to Class B Semi-Final win.

 

(Game notes, play by play & full game video highlights)

 

 -The #6 seed Voorheesville Blackbirds jumped out to a commanding 18-5 1st quarter lead over #2 Mechanicville and never looked back as they advance to the Class B Sectional Final vs Tamarac on Saturday March 3, at Hudson Valley Community College.

 

 -The Blackbirds used a solid team offense and their size advantage to keep the halftime lead at 13 points, 33-20.

 

-Mechanicville cut the deficit to 12 points right before the end of the 3rd quarter on a Charli Goverski basket but Voorheesville's Emily Burke nailed a clutch three-pointer in the closing seconds of the period to push the lead back to 15 heading into the 4th quarter.

 

-Voorheesville continued to lead by double digits throughout the final frame and won 54-37.

 

-The Blackbirds placed three players in double figures: Emily Burke 16 points, Olivia Barringer 13 points and Rebecca Clair 10 points.

 

-Sammy Pasinella led Mechanicville with 10 points and Jada Brown chipped in with 7 points.

 

Final scoring stats with full play by play HERE:

 

 

End 1Q

Halftime

End 3Q

Final

Voorheesville

18

33

47

54

Mechanicville

5

20

32

37

 

 

Voorheesville video highlights

 

 

 

Mechanicville video highlights

  

Voorheesville

 

Mechanicville

2

3PT SHOOTING

1

18-32

FREE THROWS

6-17

56%

FT %

35%

2

LEADS

0

19

LARGEST LEAD

0

     
 

Top Scorers

 
     

Voorheesville

Emily Burke #14

16

Voorheesville

Olivia Barringer #24

13

Mechanicville

Sammy Pasinella #23

10

Mechanicville

Jada Brown #12

7

 

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