(Glens Falls, NY)
-After trailing at the first three quarter buzzers Glens Falls tied the game by the end of the final frame and pulled away in overtime for a 77-70 over South Bronx Prep. The Indians advance to the Class B N.Y. State Federation final and will play Cardinal O'Hara at 3:30 p.m. at the Cool Insuring Arena on Sunday 3/24/19.
-South Bronx Prep, playing in front of 5,900 plus Glens Falls fans, opened up a double digit first half lead and a buzzer beating bucket by Maynor Calix gave the Cougars a 37-29 lead at the break.
-A Trenton Girard three pointer, right before the third quarter horn, and a free throw form Nick Danahy got the Indians within two, 52-50, heading into the final quarter. Joseph Girard III opened the third quarter with a three pointer to give Glens Falls their first lead of the night, 53-52.
- The rest of the fourth quarter featured five lead changes and with Glens Falls clinging to a three point lead, 66-63, Tristan Cannady of South Bronx Prep delivered a tying three pointer with just over a minute left in the game. After 2 made free throws by both teams in the closing minute the game went to overtime.
- Glens Falls took control in the overtime session. A quick hoop by Kyle Vachon, off of a great feed from Trenton Girard, and a huge corner three pointer by Trenton Girard put the Indians in front to stay.
- Joseph Girard III scored 42 points for Indians. Trenton Girard added 13, Nicholas Danahy with 10 points.
- South Bronx Prep placed four in double figure scoring led by Jordan Agyemang with 17 points, Steven Turner 15 points, Eric Davis 14 points and Tristan Cannady 11 points.
|Teams||End 1Q||Halftime||End 3Q||End 4Q||Final|
|South Bronx Prep||23||37||52||68||70|
|South Bronx Prep||Glens Falls|
|South Bronx Prep||Jordan Agyemang #21||17|
|South Bronx Prep||Steven Turner #0||15|
|Glens Falls||Joseph Girard III #11||42|
|Glens Falls||Trenton Girard #13||13|
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By Ed Bemiss