12/27/2018




SPORTS STAFF

Hoosick Falls captured a down to the wire victory over Mt. Anthony 63-56 in what turned out to be a tremendous showdown of New York vs Vermont high school basketball clubs. This meeting delivered the goods. L. Thayne and L. Hickey combined to score 49 points for the Panthers. 

The teams needed more time to achieve their desired result as the tilt went to overtime where The Panthers outscored Mt. Anthony 14-7. That spurt ultimately sealed the win.

The Panthers generated a game changing eight-minute counterattack as they eclipsed the Patriots 16-14 to force the extra session. The Patriots held a small 2-point lead at the beginning of the fourth quarter. This no holds barred match up was headed towards an epic finish through the third quarter.

Sparked by a great team effort in the second half Hoosick Falls outscored the Patriots 49-36 in the final two quarters and (OT). That was reverse of the first half when the Patriots built a 20-14 lead at the midway point.

Both teams scratched and clawed to score the ball in the opening quarter as they combined for merely 11 points.
Mt. Anthony held a slight 3-point advantage going into the second frame.

The Panthers used a tough hard-nosed effort in the third quarter and outscored Mt. Anthony by 4 points. 

L. Thayne paced Hoosick Falls with 27 points. L. Hickey collected 22 points. S. Estes had 7 points.
The Panthers used expert marksmanship to make 5 hoops from long range.
L. Hickey made 4 three-pointers.

G. Maher led the Patriots with 26 points. C. Worthington powered in 14 points.
The Patriots splashed 10 baskets from long distance.
C. Worthington nailed 3 three-pointers. G. Maher with 3.





SCORE BY QUARTER1234OTFINAL
Mt. Anthony7131514756
Hoosick Falls41019161463
       
       
   Mt. AnthonyHoosick Falls  
       
  FGM -1822  
  FTM -1014  
  FTA -1626  
  FT% -62.5%53.8%  
  3PtM -105  
       
Mt. Anthony      
       
NameFGM3PMFTMFTAPTS 
C. Paquin00000 
A. Douglas10123 
C. Worthingto 433514 
C. Musinski22006 
T. Pembroke00000 
S. White00131 
K. Greene00000 
T. Cassano11003 
G. Maher935626 
T. Andrews00000 
L. Gervais00000 
A. Sacoy00000 
L. Garow00000 
E. Farrell11003 
       
Hoosick Falls      
       
NameFGM3PMFTMFTAPTS 
M. Walker00000 
F. Adamczenko00000 
L. Hickey6461222 
M. Brown00000 
S. Estes30147 
S. Haynes00121 
M. Ellis00000 
O. Brownell00000 
G. Wysocki00000 
L. Abbott00000 
M. Walker30006 
A. Decker00000 
L. Thayne1016827 




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