-Mechanicville used a 17-0 run, starting late in the first half, to gain control of the game and defeat Fonda 56-43 in the Class B championship game at Hudson Valley Community College in Troy.
-Fonda the #13 seed looked as if their magical sectional run would continue on as they jumped out to an eight point lead, 22-14, just before halftime. Right before the end of the half Mechanicville got a couple buckets from Ashley Higgins and Gianna Cavotta to cut their deficit to 21-19 at the break. Those baskets were the start of the Red Raiders big run.
-Fonda was led in scoring by Abigail Lombardoni who had 15 points, Marilyn Whitcavitch added 9 points. Whitcavitch was a force on both ends of the court in the first half helping the Braves get out to their first half lead.
-Mechanicville placed three in double figure scoring led by Amy DiSiena with 14 points, Charli Goverski 13 points and Jada Brown added 11 points.
|Teams||End 1Q||Halftime||End 3Q||Final|
|Fonda||Abigail Lombardoni #15||14|
|Fonda||Marilyn Whitcavitch #5||9|
|Mechanicville||Amy DiSiena #21||14|
|Mechanicville||Charli Goverski #11||13|
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By Ed Bemiss