SPORT REVIEW: Week of 9/11/22
The Watkins Glen and Odessa-Montour girls swimming team won the Section IV Class C title in their home pool on Saturday, November 5. The Storm accumulated 499 points compared to second place Chenango Forks 311.
The team had a number of first places including: the 200-yard medley relay team (Alannah Klemann, Faye Mooney, Emily Melveney, Thalia Marquez), 200 Free – Marquez (state qualifier), 200 IM – Klemann (state qualifier) , 100 Free – Mooney (State Qualifier), 500 Free – Marquez (State Qualifier), the 200 Free Relay (Mooney, Kendra Fish, Klemann, Marquez), 100 Backstroke – Klemann (State Qualifier), 100 Breaststroke – Mooney (State Qualifier ). ) and the 400 free season (Emily Melveney, Fish, Aubrey Klemann, Malina Butler).
Mooney was also recognized as the competition swimmer and received a separate trophy at the end of the event.
The State Finals will be held November 18-19 at the Webster Aquatic Center.
The combined football team of Watkins Glen and Odessa-Montour defeated Lansing 33-14 on Saturday 5 November. The win now equates to the Schuyler Storm away game on Friday 11 November again against Dryden.
In batting the Bobcats, Thomas Snow recorded four touchdowns with 10 carries for 140 yards. Ryan Willett also had a touchdown and had 14 carries for 76 yards. Bradley Gillis earned 122 yards on 12 rushes for the storm.
Quarterback Daniel Lewis was passing 6-for-10 for 34 yards. Willett recorded four catches, Alex Holmes had one, as did Gillis.
Snow also led the defense with 10 tackles. Gavin Lohmeyer made six.
The Watkins Glen Cross Country Team competed Thursday, November 3 at the Section Meeting at Chenango Valley State Park. The boys finished sixth in Class D. Johnny VanScoyk was 12th in 18:43.4, Isaac Hendrickson was 19th in 19:05.3 and Aidan Maphis was 27th in 19:52.2.
Penn Yan Dundee Football
The combined Penn Yan and Dundee football team faced Attica on Friday 4th November in the Section V Class C semi-final match. The final score was 25-7, with Attica progressing to the final against East Rochester/Gananda this Saturday.
Bryant Van Housen scored the touchdown for the Scottish Mustangs. Owen Bishop then recorded the point.
Penn Yan’s cross country team competed at the Section V Class C Cross Country Meet at Letchworth State Park on Saturday, November 5th. The boys finished third overall with a first, ninth, 15th, 42nd, 62nd, 65th and 68th place finish in competitor order.
James Tette led the field with a time of 16:19.0. Kyle Wheeler was ninth in 17:59.8 and Anthony Wheeler was 15th in 18:47.9.
The Dundee-Bradford Cross Country Team had three runners competing in the section game on Saturday November 5th. Braedyn Fisher was 149th in 23:43.5 and Bryten Dunham was 153rd with a time of 24:00.4 in the boys race. Marley Duffy placed 87th in the girls with a time of 25:33.5.
The Hammondsport cross country team attended the Class D Section V meet at Letchworth State Park on Saturday, November 5th.
For the girls, the Lakers had four runners. Eighth grader Emmy O’Neill was fourth with a time of 20:09.8. Abriana Campbell was 111th, Aubrey Hink was 140th and Audrey O’Neill was 141st.
The boys team finished 22nd overall. The top finisher was Senior Blake Wright with a time of 21:25.6 for 112th place.