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December 26, 2013

Maranatha records initial victory

MALONE — Maranatha, North Star and Chateaugay picked up victories this past weekend in the Franklin CYO Basketball League.

Maranatha Bible Church broke into the win column with a 50-47 overtime win over St. John Bosco, while North Star recorded a 64-58 victory over Bangor and Chateaugay a 51-35 decision over Langdon Site Surveyors.

MARANATHA 50

ST. JOHN BOSCO 47, OT

In a game that had several lead changes, it was 45-all at the end of regulation.

In overtime, Ben Haug hit two free throws and Tony DeStefano a 3-pointer for the margin of victory. Mike Larocque’s bucket was the lone points for Bosco.

DeStefano led the winners with 17 points, while Jake Searles added 10. Mike Shaw had 14 rebounds.

Austin Gonia accounted for over half of Bosco’s offense with a game-high 27 points, including eight 3-pointers.

NORTH STAR 64

BANGOR 58

The score was tied, at 56-all with under three minutes to go when Jared Webb scored six points in a row for North Star.

Webb finished with a double-double of 21 points and 13 rebounds. Mike LaVoie added 13 points and Nick Lamica, 10.

Bangor was paced by Brandon Wood with 19 points and Shon Johal a double-double of 11 points and 16 rebounds.

CHATEAUGAY 51

LANGDON SITE SURVEYORS 35

Adam Beane led Chateaugay with a personal best 20 points, to go along with six steals. Colby Woodward contributed 12 points and Zach Cook, 11.

Jon Brown tallied 11 points and Abe Gravel 10 for Langdon’s.

BANGOR 52

CHATEAUGAY 38

In a game played the previous Saturday, Shon Johal tossed in 11 points and grabbed eight rebounds in a balanced attack for Bangor.

Zach Cook accounted for large share of Chateaugay’s offense with 26 points.

CYO basketball action continues following the holidays with a full slate of games set for Saturday, January 4.

League standings

Team W-L

North Star 2-1

Ogdensburg Boys-Girls Club 2-1

Bangor 2-1

St. John Bosco 2-1

Chateaugay 1-2

Maranatha 1-2

Langdon Site Surveyors 0-3

Schedule

Saturday, January 4

Malone’s St. Joseph’s Gym

11 a.m.- North Star vs. St. John Bosco (splinters)

11:45 a.m.- Bangor vs. Chateaugay (splinters)

12:30 p.m.- North Star vs. St. John Bosco

1:30 p.m.- Langdon Site Surveyors vs. Maranatha

2:30 p.m.- Bangor vs. Chateaugay

Sunday, January 5

2 p.m.- St. John Bosco at Ogdensburg Boys and Girls Club

2:30 p.m.- Maranatha at Saranac (splinters)

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