(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
Glens Falls 15 29 50 68 77


South Bronx Prep   Glens Falls
13-24 FREE THROWS 17-21
54.00% FT % 81.00%
  Top Scorers  
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