High School Roundup: Ithaca boys edged by 9-1 Union-Endicott

High School Roundup: Ithaca boys edged by 9-1 Union-Endicott


High School Roundup: Ithaca boys edged by 9-1 Union-Endicott


CJ Krowiak led all scorers with 26 points and the Union-Endicott boys basketball team held off Ithaca High, 79-72, in a Southern Tier Athletic Conference game Friday night.

Osama Barwari scored six of his 15 points in the fourth quarter, grabbed five rebounds and dished out six assists and Miles Hemphill added 16 points, with seven of them coming in the fourth quarter.

The Tigers (9-1) trailed by 10 points early in the second quarter before they rallied to make it a one-point halftime game, then outscored the home school 47-39 in the second half.

Jelani Fontanez had 25 points and Steven Stage scored 21 for Ithaca.

Thomas A. Edison 59, Newark Valley 55: At Elmira Heights, Chris Becker and Brandon Michaud scored 17 points apiece to lead Edison.

Adam Shumaker added 11 points for the Spartans (2-10), who where up by nine points early in the fourth quarter and held on from there.

Trevor Martin scored 16 points and Brett Copes added 12 for the Cardinals (4-8).

Marathon 58, Union Springs 29: At Marathon, Dan Lincoln’s five steals propelled a hard-pressing Olympians squad to the IAC victory.

Zach Brandstat scored 15 points and Tyler Hoellerer added 12 to lead Marathon (7-4, 6-2), which held Union Spring to below double digits in each quarter.

Newfield 79, Odessa-Montour 24: At Odessa-Montour, the Indians were outscored 41-15 at the half and held to nine second-half points in an IAC loss.

Joel Kelley paced O-M (3-8) with eight points.

Dekhari Stewart led Newfield (10-1) with 15 points.

Girls basketball

Union-Endicott 35, Ithaca 28: At U-E, Nicole Kaczmarczyk led all scorers with 13 points for the Tigers. Morgan Talley grabbed 11 rebounds and Alexis Eastman 10 for U-E (6-5).

Newark Valley 59, Edison 38: At Newark Valley, Michelle Woychak scored 17 points for Edison in IAC play.

Katelyn Warren added 14 points for the Spartans, who outscored Newark Valley 13-10 in the fourth quarter.

Newfield 52, Odessa-Montour 25: At Newfield, The Indians were shutout in the first quarter, 14-0, on their way to an IAC loss. Gillian Clark led Odessa-Montour (4-8) with 11 points. Mariah Crawford led Newfield (8-3) with 18.

Spencer-Van Etten 38, Tioga 35: At Spencer, Erinn Catlin scored 10 points in the Panthers IAC victory.


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