Benton scores 20 in debut for Eagles

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MARIENVILLE — Freshman Rylan Benton poured in 20 points in his varsity debut and the Youngsville boys basketball team advanced to the finals of the Forest Area Tip-off Tournament with a 52-30 victory over Tidioute Charter on Friday. Benton's big game was complemented by a 16-point effort ...

Eisenhower scrimmages Randolph (N.Y.) hoops

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Times Observer photo by Steve Younger Eisenhower’s boys basketball team scrimmaged Randolph (N.Y.) on Friday evening in Russell. Randolph won the 2023 New York State Public High School Athletic Association Class C title. Eisenhower opens its season next Friday and Saturday at the ...

Tip-off time

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Warren’s boys basketball team returns three senior starters and another senior who was first off the bench from a 16-8 team that advanced to the District 10 4A playoff semifinals. Over the past three seasons, the Dragons are 47-23, but have been eliminated by Hickory in the playoffs each ...

‘Business as usual’ for Wolverines

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Sheffield head coach Jordan Copley enters his fourth season laser focused on execution and high-performance basketball, as the Wolverines look to kick off their 2023 basketball season tonight hosting the annual Sports Boosters Tip-Off Tournament. “Fundamental basketball and playing smart ...

Kyler, Mead look to fill void for Sheffield

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Sheffield head coach Tom Holden along with seniors Chase Kyler and Trenton Mead are ready to hit the mat this weekend to start the 2023 wrestling season. “As a team, we should have a winning record,” said Holden, who graduated several strong performing seniors from 2022. “We’ve got ...

Haibach ready to guide Eagles

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It’s a new year with a new coach and a new era for the Youngsville Lady Eagles basketball program. Morgan Haibach takes over as head coach for the Eagles who enter 2023-24 looking to improve on both a 1-9 conference record and 2-15 overall record from a season ago. The Lady Eagles will ...