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Here are some local high school varsity sports recaps from Tuesday’s events:
Varsity Ice Hockey: Cortland-Homer vs. Oswego
The Cortland-Homer Golden Eagles won 5-1 against Oswego Tuesday night.
Cortland-Homer was led by Mitch Riter (3 assists), Andrew Partigianoni (2 goals), Chris Yang (1 goal & 1 assist), Hunter Everle (1 goal & 3 assists), Finn Thomas (1 goal), and Garret Clark (18 saves).
Oswego was led by Duncan Baker (1 assist), Mason Naumann (1 goal), Gavin Ruggio (1 assist), and Riley Wallace (36 saves).
With this win, Cortland-Homer now holds an 11-2 record.
Up next, Cortland-Homer will host Whitesboro this Thursday (January 26th) at 7pm.
Varsity Girls Basketball: Cortland vs. Chittenango
The Cortland Lady Tigers defeated Chittenango with a score of 66-29 Tuesday night.
With this win, Cortland now holds a 13-3 record.
Cortland was led by Valerosa Gambitta (23 points), Kendall Mack (13 points), Claire Turner (9 points).
Chittenango was led by Alazayah Smith (8 points), Abby Scheidelman (6 points), and Mia McReynolds (6 points).
Up next, Cortland will play at home against Auburn on Tuesday (January 31st) at 6:45pm.
Varsity Girls Basketball: Homer vs. Cincinnatus
The Homer Lady Trojans defeated Cincinnatus 69-17 at Homer High School Tuesday night.
With this result, both teams now hold a 6-8 record.
Homer was led by Catherine Apker (17 points), Catelyn Ensign (17 points), Elia Spanbauer (11 points).
Cincinnatus was led by Justice Crane (6 points) and Sidney Glover (4 points), and JuShawna Crane (4 points).
Up next, Homer will play on the road against Hannibal this Thursday (January 26th) at 6:30pm; while Cincinnatus is scheduled to host Stockbridge Valley on Thursday (January 26th) at 6pm.
Varsity Boys Basketball: Cortland vs. Fowler
The Cortland Tigers lost a close game with a score of 39-42 against Fowler on the road.
Note: stats of the game were not made available by the time this article was written.
With this loss, Cortland has fallen to an overall record of 4-9.
Cortland’s next game is scheduled to take place on the road against Watertown this Saturday (January 28th) at 1:45pm.
Varsity Boys Basketball: McGraw vs. Newark Valley
The McGraw Eagles fell to an overall record of 9-4 after losing a tough game with a score of 46-63 against Newark Valley.
McGraw was led by Gaven Truman (17 points) and Caleb Epp (15 points).
Note: stats for Newark Valley were not available by the time this article was written.
Up next, McGraw is scheduled to play Stockbridge Valley at home this Friday (January 27th) at 7pm.
Varsity Boys Basketball: Marathon vs. Candor
The Marathon Olympians fell to a 4-9 record after losing to Candor with a score of 35-63 Tuesday night.
Marathon was led by Bryce Hartman (14 points) and Conor Holland (10 points).
Candor was led by Jadon Heidl (19 points) and Lucas Heidl (14 points).
Marathon is now scheduled to play at home against Tioga Senior on Friday (January 27th) at 7:15pm.
(Note: If a team’s game recap was not shown in this article, it’s because scores and stats of their game were not made available to us by the time this article was published).