Live state wrestling championship results (Day 2)

State championships
(at Times Union-Center, Albany)
Finals
145 pounds:
Mike Raccioppi (Minisink Valley, Sr., 42-3) vs. Tommy Dutton (Rocky Point, Sr.)
195: Nick McShea (Monroe-Woodbury) vs. Christian Araneo (Ward Melville, Jr.)
Semifinals
Division I

120 pounds:
Yianni Diakomihalis (Hilton, Soph., 49-0) pin Gerard Daly (Minisink Valley, Sr., 41-4) 1:08; Peter Pappas (Plainview, Soph., 41-3) d. Vinny Vespa (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr., 41-2) 1-0

132: Vito Arujau (Syosset, Soph., 47-0) pin Evan Barczak (Monroe-Woodbury, Soph., 39-4) 4:54; Jesse Dellavecchia (East Islip, Sr., 44-0) pin Damani Burns (Newburgh Free Academy, Sr., 44-3) 3:21.
145: Tommy Dutton (Rocky Point, Sr., 47-0) d. Ryan Ferro (Warwick, Soph., 38-5) 11-2; Mike Raccioppi (Minisink Valley, Sr., 42-3) d. Jake Einbinder (Bethpage, Jr., 43-3) 1-0.
152: Jake Restrepo (Sachem East, Sr., 49-0) d. Tom Wightman (Warwick, Sr., 41-3) 6-1
195: Nick McShea (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr., 40-0) d. Andrew Rakitzis (Plainedge, Sr., 41-3) 3:22

Consolation semifinals
120:
Gerard Daly (Minisink Valley) pin Anthony Argentieri (Kenmore West) 3:40; Ed Matyka (Riverhead) d. Vinny Vespa (Monroe-Woodbury) 6-4.
132: Damani Burns (Newburgh Free Academy) d. Dempsey King (New Hartford) 3-2; James Szymanski (Shoreham Wading River) d. Evan Barczak (Monroe-Woodbury) 2-1, ultimate tiebreaker.
145: Ryan Ferro Warwick) d. Danny Murphy (Roy C. Ketcham) 5-0.
152: Tom Wightman (Warwick) d. Tristan Ierlan (Victor) 5-0.
160: Brandon Aviles (John Glenn) d. A.J. Aeberli (Minisink Valley) 3-1.
Third-round wrestlebacks

126 pounds: Sam Goldman (Port Washington) d. Kevin Kelly (Monroe-Woodbury) 3-1 OT
138: Naquan Warren (Farmingdale) d. Chris Truglio (Minisink Valley) 12-10
160: A.J. Aeberli (Minisink Valley) pin Tyler Barnes (Ballston Spa) 4:10
170: Sonny McPherson (Indian River) d. Quinn Zsido (Cornwall) 6-2
285: Erik Jessell (Carthage) d. Issac Serrano (Newburgh Free Academy) 6-3

Division II
Third-round wrestlebacks
132: Garon Leclair (Corinth) d. Andrew Suleiman (Highland) 10-3
182: Geno Brancati (Hudson Falls) d. Kevin Morgans (Eldred/Liberty/Fallsburg) 5-3

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Friday wrestleback results: Seven advance to Saturday

Seven Section 9 wrestlers stayed alive in wrestlebacks Friday night.

Division I wrestlers Kevin Kelly (Monroe-Woodbury, 126 pounds), Chris Truglio (Minisink Valley, 138); A.J. Aeberli (Minisink Valley, 160), Quinn Zsido (Cornwall, 170) and Issac Serrano (Newburgh Free Academy and Division II wrestlers Andrew Suleiman (Highland, 132) and Kevin Morgans (Liberty, 182) need one more win to place in the top six in the state.

Section 9 Division I wrestlers were 10-0 in the first wrestleback round.

State championships
Division I
Second-round wrestlebacks
99 pounds: Tony Negron (North Babylon) d. Marco Vespa (Monroe-Woodbury) 4-2, sudden victory
106: George Bardanis (Webster Schroeder) d. Connor Greiner (Minisink Valley) 4-0
113: Phil Spadafora (Half Hollow Hills East) pin Pedro Rosales (Middletown) 2:33
126: Kevin Kelly (Monroe-Woodbury) pin Mitchell Woodworth (Fulton) 4:45
138: Chris Truglio (Minisink Valley) d. Ronaldo Rodriguez (Xavierian) 5-2
160: A.J. Aeberli (Minisink Valley) d. Jeremy Hughes (MacArthur) 7-4
170: Quinn Zsido (Cornwall) d. Travis Race (Fulton) 9-5; Sonny McPherson (Indian River) d. Alec Guevara (Wallkill) 2-1.
182: Richie Jones (St. Joseph’s Collegiate) d. Kendall Elfstrum (Monroe-Woodbury) 4-2; Hobie Strassner (Hilton) d. Bruce McLee (Washingtonville) 3-2.
195: Peter Pjetri (Suffern) pin Bryan Beyers (Washingtonville) :48.
220: Anthony DiMatteo (Sachem North) d. Brandon Mascaro (Wallkill) 2-1
285: Issac Serrano (Newburgh Free Academy) d. Ryan Delahanty (Mahopac) 14-9.
First-round wrestlebacks
99 pounds: Marco Vespa (Monroe-Woodbury) d. Dylan Ebanks (Xavier) 9-6.
106: Connor Greiner (Minisink Valley) pin Justin Crawford (St. Anthony’s) 2:12
113: Pedro Rosales (Middletown) d. Christian Grumuglia (Burnt Hills) 7-2
126: Kevin Kelly (Monroe-Woodbury) d. Connor Day (Iroquois) 2-0
170: Quinn Zsido (Cornwall) pin Kyle Buser (St. Anthony’s) 4:00; Alec Guevara (Wallkill) d. Dan Arkow (Bellmore) 1-0.
182: Kendall Elfstrum (Monroe-Woodbury) d. Dylan Dubuque (Columbia) 5-0; Bruce McLee (Washingtonville) d. David Crow (Newark Valley) 8-3.
195: Bryan Beyers (Washingtonville) d. Tom Stevenson (Smithtown East) 11-1.
220: Brandon Mascaro (Wallkill) d. Solmon Renfro (Canisius) 4-1.

Division II
Second-round wrestleback
113: Connor Lawrence (Duanesburg) pin Mike Feliciano (Highland) 2:32.
126: Ryan O’Rourke (Adirondack) d. Taylor Benson (Red Hook) 4-0
132: Andrew Suleiman (Highland) d. Jack Chesman (Pearl River) 6-4, sudden victory
152: Issac Byler (Addison) d. Ben Cuppett (New Paltz) 3-0.
160: Corey Cristales (Williamson/Marion) pin Liam Heslin (Tuxedo) 4:55
170: Aaron Paddock (Warsaw) pin Teddy Mapes (Highland) :50
182: Kevin Morgans (Eldred/Liberty/Fallsburg) d. Johnny Nolan (Hampton Bays) 4-2, sudden victory
285: Laith Alsous (Lewiston Porter) d. John Beal (Highland) 8-1

First-round wrestleback
99 pounds: Sam Wolf (Warsaw) tech. fall Wade Harris (Red Hook) 20-1, 3:42
106: Shane Hetrick (Maple Grove) d. Dean Artrip (Tuxedo) 7-3
113: Mike Feliciano (Highland) d. Brandon Goddeau (Peru) 4-2
120: James Kelly (Pearl River) d. Dillon Ross (Onteora) 4-2
126: Taylor Benson (Red Hook) d. Chris Donnelly (Island Trees) 8-4
132: Andrew Suleiman (Highland) d. Cole Rifanburg (Norwich) 10-9
138: Ethan Bacon (Beekmantown) d. Issac Mathews (Marlboro) 7-5
145: Nate Grubham (Whitney Point) in Noah Curreri (Eldred/Liberty/Fallsburg) 2:30
152: Ben Cuppett (New Paltz) d. Austin Milone (Gouverneur) 9-0
160: Liam Heslin (Tuxedo) pin Bailey Phelps (Ogdensburg) 3:32
170: Teddy Mapes (Highland) d. Arden Ball (Gouverneur) 9-2.
195: Adam Goode (Mattituck) d. Zach Williams (Tuxedo) 5-3
220: Aaron McEathron (Gouverneur) d. Stefan Chichkov (Red Hook) 9-5
285: John Beal (Highland) pin Jayson Gomez (Eagle Academy) 1:33

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VIDEO: Section 9 wrestlers in state quarterfinals

Section 9 Division I wrestlers had its best state tournament first day since 2009.

Eight wrestlers advanced to the semifinals.

Quarterfinal videos of Monroe-Woodbury senior 120-pounder Vinny Vespa, Newburgh Free Academy senior 132-pound Damani Burns, Warwick sophomore 145-pounder Ryan Ferro and Warwick senior 152-pounder Tom Wightman are below.

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Pole vaulters have Last Chance opportunity

The Hudson Valley Circus pole vaulting club in Warwick is offering a Last Chance meet for scholastic competitors who need to meet the national indoor championship standards. The meet is at 4:15 p.m. Sunday, preceded by beginner and intermediate instruction at 12:30 p.m. The meet entry fee is $30.
The girls indoor meet standard is 11 feet, 3 inches, and the boys is 14-3.
The competition will open at 10 feet for girls and 13 feet for boys, the same as the national meet.

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State swimming preliminary results

The boys’ state swimming and diving championships for the 2014-15 season are underway at Ithaca College. The swimming preliminaries were completed this afternoon. Tonight, the divers will compete. Saturday morning, the swimming finals portion of the meet begins.

Here are the results for Section 9 swimmers in the preliminary rounds. If you want to check them out for yourself, follow this link.

*Note that an asterisk after the time means the relay team/swimmer will return for Saturday’s finals.*

200 medley relay

9. Pine Bush (1:37.16)*

13. New Paltz (1:38.55)*

30. Kingston (1:40.86)

DQ. Minisink Valley (DQ)

200 freestyle

50. Thomas Johnson (Newburgh Free Academy) 1:48.16

51. Charlie Broe (Newburgh Free Academy) 1:48.22

52. Jack Dwyer (Washingtonville) 1:48.30

200 individual medley

3. Emile Kuyl (New Paltz) 1:59.93*

37. Seamus Trzewik-Quinn (New Paltz) 2:00.14

45. Joseph Galante (Newburgh Free Academy) 2:01.85

50 freestyle

34. Paddy Thompson (Pine Bush) 22.35

100 butterfly

t-17. Zack Vreeland (Minisink Valley) 52.50*

26. Alec Tocco (Kingston) 53.03

45. Leonardo Laporte (Washingtonville) 54.49

NS. Jake Borkowski (Pine Bush) no swim

100 freestyle

9. Nick Winograd (Port Jervis) 47.29*

500 freestyle

NS. Charlie Broe (Newburgh Free Academy) no swim

200 freestyle relay

16. Pine Bush (1:28.39)*

23. New Paltz (1:29.53)*

100 backstroke

1. Jake Borkowski (Pine Bush) 51.37*

20. Alec Tocco (Kingston) 53.69*

24. Seamus Trzewik-Quinn (New Paltz) 54.15*

100 breaststroke

5. Emile Kuyl (New Paltz) 58.05*

11. Nick Winograd (Port Jervis) 59.06*

26. Kaelan Quinn (Kingston) 1:00.60

39. Anthony Borrero (Middletown) 1:01.98

40. John Wadsworth (Monroe-Woodbury) 1:02.12

400 freestyle relay

25. Newburgh Free Academy (3:19.81)

27. Minisink Valley (3:20.04)

30. Pine Bush (3:21.95)

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Live state round of 16, quarterfinal results: 8 advance to semis

Minisink Valley senior Gerard Daly and Monroe-Woodbury senior Vinny Vespa advanced to the state Division I 120-pound semifinals with a pair of one-point quarterfinal wins at the Times Union Center in Albany.

Daly jumped out to a 5-2 after scoring three back points in the second period against Columbia’s John Devine and held on for a 7-6 win and his first berth in the state semifinals.

Vespa escaped with 36 seconds left to edge Kenmore West’s Anthony Argentieri 4-3.

Vespa will face Plainview’s Peter Pappas, a 2014 state finalist, Saturday morning.

Daly draws two-time state champion Yianni Diakomihalis of Hilton.

Newburgh Free Academy senior Damani Burns (132), Monroe-Woodbury sophomore Evan Barczak (132), Warwick sophomore Ryan Ferro (145), Minisink Valley senior Mike Raccioppi (145), Warwick senior Tom Wightman (152) and Monroe-Woodbury senior Nick McShea (195) all posted wins by decision to reach the state semifinals.

Liberty junior Kevin Morgans (182) lost a tough 2-0 decision to top-seeded Triston Engle of Dolgeville in a Division II quarterfinal.

State championships
Quarterfinals

Division I
120 pounds: Gerard Daly (Minisink Valley, Sr., 41-3) d. John Devine (Columbia, Soph.) 7-6; Vinny Vespa (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr., 41-1) d. Anthony Argentieri (Kenmore West) 4-3.
132: Evan Barczak (Monroe-Woodbury, Soph., 39-3) d. Dempsey King (New Hartford, Sr.) 5-3; Damani Burns (Newburgh Free Academy, Sr., 44-2) d. Zack Barker (Fairport) 9-2.
138: Richie Burke (Ithaca, Sr.) d. Chris Truglio (Minisink Valley, Sr., 41-1) 8-2.
145: Ryan Ferro (Warwick, Soph., 38-4) d. Jack Taddeo (Shoreham Wading River, Jr.) 6-1; Mike Raccioppi (Minisink Valley, Sr., 41-3) d. Danny Murphy (Roy C. Ketcham, Sr.) 5-1.
152: Tom Wightman (Warwick, Sr., 41-2) d. Blake Engebretson (Central Square, Sr.) 4-2.
160: Blaise Benderoth (North Rockland, Sr.) d. A.J. Aeberli (Minisink Valley, Jr., 41-2) 4-3
195: Nick McShea (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr., 39-0) d. Peter Pjetri (Suffern) 5-2.
285: Nolan Terrance (Massena, Sr.) d. Issac Serrano (Newburgh Free Academy, Sr., 41-4) 3:41.
Division II
Quarterfinal
182: Triston Engle (Dolgeville) d. Kevin Morgans (Eldred/Liberty/Fallsburg) 2-0.

Twelve Section 9 wrestlers advanced to the state quarterfinals Friday afternoon at the Times Union Center in Albany.

Monroe-Woodbury senior Vinny Vespa (120 pounds), Newburgh Free Academy senior Damani Burns (132), Warwick sophomore Ryan Ferro (145), Warwick senior Tom Wightman (152), Monroe-Woodbury senior Nick McShea (195) and Newburgh Free Academy senior Issac Serrano (285) recorded first-round pins in Division I (large school).

Minisink Valley senior Gerard Daly (120), Monroe-Woodbury sophomore Evan Barczak (132), Minisink Valley senior Chris Truglio (138), Minisink Valley senior Mike Raccioppi (145) and Minisink Valley junior A.J. Aeberli (160) won by decision.

Section 9 went 1-14 in Division II (small school) first-round matches. Liberty junior Kevin Morgans (182) won the lone Division II wrestler advancing to the quarterfinals.

Round of 16
Division I
99 pounds: Mitch Seaver (Lockport, Soph.) pin Marco Vespa (Monroe-Woodbury, 8th grader, 33-6) 2:40.
106: Tommy Cox (Deer Park, Jr., 44-3) pin Connor Greiner (Minisink Valley, Fr., 40-2) 1:57
113: Anthony Cirillo (Rocky Point, Soph., 33-4) d. Pedro Rosales (Middletown, Sr., 33-9) 4-0.
120: Gerard Daly (Minisink Valley, Sr., 40-3) d. Audey Ashkar (Liverpool, Jr.) 5-2; Vinny Vespa (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr., 40-1) pin Skyler Cameron (Massena, Soph.) 3:23.
126: Nick Piccininni (Ward Melville, Sr., 40-2) tech. fall Kevin Kelly (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr., 39-2) 17-2, 5:18.
132: Evan Barczak (Monroe-Woodbury, Soph., 38-3) d. James Szymanski (Shoreham Wading River, Sr., 41-5) 4-3; Damani Burns (Newburgh Free Academy, Sr., 43-2) pin Michael Brown (Massena, Soph., 31-9) 3:20
138: Chris Truglio (Minisink Valley, Sr., 41-0) d. Owen Bacheldor (Hewlett, Jr., 42-6) 3-2.
145: Ryan Ferro (Warwick, Soph., 37-4) pin Julian Korfine (Ithaca, Jr., 30-6) 3:45; Mike Raccioppi (Minisink Valley, Sr., 40-3) d. Austin Amo (Massena, Jr.,  16-15) 11-0.
152: Tom Wightman (Warwick, Sr., 40-2) pin Matt Porello (John Glenn, Sr., 31-9) 1:06.
160: A.J. Aeberli (Minisink Valley, Jr., 41-1) d. Brandon Mendez (Huntington, Sr., 37-2) 3-2.
170: Joe Puca (Huntington, Jr., 38-5) d.Quinn Zsido (Cornwall, Sr., 41-3) 16-7; Anthony Fitzsimmons (Calhoun, Sr., 38-0) d. Alec Guevara (Wallkill, Sr., 37-6) 8-3.
182: Tyreek Bromley (Long Beach, Soph.) d. Kendall Elfstrum (Monroe-Woodbury, Soph., 34-7) 9-7; David Hamil (Deer Park, Sr.) pin Bruce McLee (Washingtonville, Sr., 33-5) :53.
195: Nick McShea (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr., 38-0) pin Caleb Gould (Chenango Forks, Sr., 23-8) 1:41; Jake Braunscheidel (St. Francis, Sr., 44-10) d. Bryan Beyers (Washingtonville, Sr., 32-2) 2-1.
220: Mike Newman (Monsignor Farrell, Sr.,31-2) d. Brandon Mascaro (Wallkill, Sr., 29-3) 2-1, ultimate tiebreaker.
285: Issac Serrano (Newburgh Free Academy, Sr., 41-3) pin Jake Warren (Burnt Hills, Soph., 32-11) 3:15.

Division II
99 pounds: Sean McGarvey (Pearl River, Soph., 28-6) pin Wade Harris (Red Hook, Soph., 28-8) 1:39
106: C.J. Walz (Central Valley Academy, Soph., 36-2) pin Dean Artrip (Tuxedo, Soph., 15-1) 5:53
113: Satoshi Abe (Putnam Valley) d. Mike Feliciano (Highland, Sr., 33-9) 10-8 OT
120: Joe Lauricella (Leroy, Jr., 39-1) d. Dillon Ross (Onteora, Fr., 28-7) 6-0
126: Brett Frole (Babylon, Jr., 29-5) d. Taylor Benson (Red Hook, Soph., 32-6) 6-4, sudden victory
132: Tristin DeVincenzo (Port Jefferson, Jr., 33-2) tech. fall Andrew Suleiman (Highland, Sr., 32-7) 19-4, 4:37
138:
Kobe Garrehy (Maine-Endwell, Jr., 46-2) pin Issac Mathews (Marlboro, Soph., 18-9) 3:01
145: Jed Micek (Maple Grove, Sr., 43-4) d. Noah Curreri (Eldred/Liberty/Fallsburg, Soph., 35-7) 7-6, ultimate tiebreaker
152: Josh Griffith (Warsaw, Sr., 43-2) d. Ben Cuppett (New Paltz, Soph., 30-3) 11-3
160: Simon Breckenridge (Vernon Verona Sherill, Sr., 33-4) d. Liam Heslin (Tuxedo, Sr., 17-5) 6-0
170: Howie Nolan (Maple Grove, Sr., 37-4) d. Teddy Mapes (Highland, Sr., 26-8) 11-5
182: Kevin Morgans (Eldred/Liberty/Fallsburg, Jr., 31-4) d. Meroj Aslov (Riverdale Kingsbridge Academy, Jr.) 6-0
195:  Phil Wilshire (Attica, Sr., 46-2) pin Zach Williams (Tuxedo, Sr., 16-4) 3:29
220: Miguel Perez (Eagle Academy, Sr., 19-4) d. Stefan Chichkov (Red Hook, Sr., 24-6) 11-2
285: Jeff Andrews (Randolph, Sr., 32-4) pin John Beal (Highland, Sr., 27-9) 1:15

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Wentland waits for state chance

Nick Wentland didn’t have to be asked.

Wentland was going to be in Minisink Valley’s wrestling room working out with teammate A.J. Aeberli like he has been all season.

Aeberli is heading to his first state tournament after winning the Section 9 Division I 160-pound title two weeks ago.

Wentland, who placed third in the section, is playing the waiting game. He is the first alternate at 170 pounds.

On Friday morning, Wentland will wait somewhere near the scale at the Times Union Center. If one of the 16 wrestlers in the 170-pound bracket misses weight, Wentland, a senior, will wrestle in his first state championship.

“It (stinks) that I didn’t get the wildcard (four awarded in each weight),” Wentland said. “There’s nothing I can do about it. I can’t dwell on it. I just have to keep my head up. If I get in, I get. If not I get to watch all of my buddies wrestle. It’s still going to be a good time.”

Minisink Valley qualified five wrestlers. Seniors Gerard Daly (120) and Chris Truglio (138), Aeberli and freshman Connor Greiner (106) won section titles. Senior Mike Raccioppi (145) earned a wild card.

Wentland went 37-8 this season and missed out on a wild card by four points.

“He’s a hard-nosed, hard-working kid,” Minisink Valley coach Kevin Gallagher said. “He’s the picture of a teammate. He’s left a legacy for the younger wrestlers on what a teammate should be like and how hard you should work. I’d love for him to get into the tournament.”

If Wentland doesn’t get into the tournament, he will still be involved in state-tournament weekend. He and his Minisink Valley teammates will be acknowledged before the Saturday’s finals as the state’s No. 1-ranked, dual-meet team this season.

Wentland plans on competing at the Senior Nationals in late March in Virginia Beach, Va. He wants to go to college for diesel mechanics at Alfred or Ohio Tech.

“I couldn’t see myself without wrestling,” Wentland said. “It’s a bond with the coaches, my dad, my parents.”

 

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State tournament preview videos: Chris Truglio, Quinn Zsido

Minisink Valley senior 138-pounder Chris Truglio and Cornwall senior 170-pounder Quinn Zsido have a good chance of returning from Albany with a state medal this weekend.

Truglio enters his third state tournament Friday with a 40-0 record.

Zsido is looking to become the first Cornwall wrestler since Paul Paquin to place in the state in back-to-back seasons. Paquin won state titles in 1996 and 1997. Zsido took sixth at 170 last season.

Truglio and Zsido talk about their mindset heading into their final state championship.

 

 

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Section 9 girls’ basketball playoff seedings and schedule

Class AA

First round

Tuesday

No. 5 Warwick at No. 4 Kingston, 6 p.m.

No. 7 Middletown at No. 2 Newburgh, 6 p.m.

No. 6 Valley Central at No. 3 Roosevelt, 6 p.m.

Semifinals

Thursday

Warwick-Kingston winner at No. 1 Monroe-Woodbury, 6 p.m.

Middletown-Newburgh winner vs. Roosevelt-Valley Central winner at higher seed, 6 p.m.

Championship

March 7

Semifinal winners, noon at SUNY Orange

 

Class A

First round

Tuesday

No. 5 Red Hook at No. 4 Goshen, 6 p.m.

No. 7 New Paltz at No. 2 Wallkill, 6 p.m.

No. 6 Saugerties at No. 3 Port Jervis, 6 p.m.

Semifinals

Thursday

Red Hook-Goshen winner at No. 1 Cornwall, 6 p.m.

New Paltz-Wallkill winner vs. Saugerties-Port Jervis winner at higher seed, 6 p.m.

Championship

March 8

Semifinals winners, 1 p.m. at SUNY New Paltz

 

Class B

First round

Saturday

No. 5 Highland at No. 4 Fallsburg, 6 p.m.

No. 8 Burke Catholic at No. 1 Marlboro, 5 p.m.

No. 7 O’Neill at No. 2 Spackenkill, 5 p.m.

No. 6 Ellenville at No. 3 Millbrook, 6 p.m.

Semifinals

Wednesday

Highland-Fallsburg winner vs. Marlboro-Burke Catholic winner at higher seed, 6 p.m.

O’Neill-Spackenkill winner vs. Ellenville-Millbrook winner at higher seed, 6 p.m.

Championship

March 7

Semifinal winners, 4 p.m. at SUNY Orange

 

Class C

First round

Saturday

No. 5 Tuxedo at No. 4 S.S. Seward, 6 p.m.

Semifinals

Tuesday

Tuxedo-Seward winner at No. 1 Chester, 6 p.m.

No. 2 Pine Plains at No. 2 Tri-Valley, 6 p.m.

Championship

March 6

Semifinal winners, 5 p.m. at SUNY New Paltz

 

Class D

Championship

Wednesday

No. 1 Eldred vs. No. 2 Livingston Manor, 5 p.m. at SUNY Sullivan

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Section 9 boys’ basketball tournament seedings and schedule

Class AA

First round

Monday

No. 8 Newburgh at No. 1 Middletown, 6 p.m.

No. 5 Roosevelt at No. 4 John S. Burke Cathoic, 6 p.m.

No. 7 Monroe-Woodbury at No. 2 Valley Central, 6 p.m.

No. 6 Washingtonville at No. 3 Pine Bush, 6 p.m.

Semifinals

Thursday

Newburgh-Middletown winner vs. Burke Catholic-Roosevelt winner at higher seed, 6 p.m.

Monroe-Woodbury-Valley Central winner vs. Washingtonville-Pine Bush winner at higher seed, 6 p.m.

Championship

March 7

Semifinal winners at SUNY Orange, 2 p.m.

Class A

First round

Tuesday

No. 5 Poughkeepsie at No. 4 Cornwall, 6 p.m.

No. 7 New Paltz at No. 2 Monticello, 6 p.m.

No. 6 Port Jervis at No. 3 Saugerties, 6 p.m.

Semifinals

Thursday

Poughkeepsie-Cornwall winner at No. 1 Red Hook, 6 p.m.

New Paltz-Monticello winner vs. Port Jervis Saugerties winner at higher seed, 6 p.m.

Championship

March 8

Semifinal winners at SUNY New Paltz, 3 p.m.

Class B

First round

Saturday

No. 8 Dover at No. 1 Spackenkill, 6 p.m.

No. 5 at Ellenville at No. 4 Marlboro, 6:45 p.m.

No. 7 Millbrook at No. 2 Liberty, 6 p.m.

No. 6 O’Neill at No. 3 Highland, 6 p.m.

Semifinals

Wednesday

Dover-Spackenkill winner vs. Ellenville-Marlboro winner at higher seed, 6 p.m.

Millbrook-Liberty winners vs. O’Neill-Highland winner at higher seed, 6 p.m.

Championship

March 7

Semifinal winners at SUNY Orange, 6 p.m.

Class C

First round

Saturday

No. 5 Tri-Valley at No. 4 Chester, 6 p.m.

No. 6 Sullivan West at No. 3 S.S. Seward, 6:45 p.m.

Semifinals

Tuesday

Tri-Valley-Chester winner at No. 1 Coleman Catholic, 6 p.m.

Sullivan West-Seward winner at No. 2 Rhinebeck, 6 p.m.

Championship

March 6

Semifinal winners at SUNY New Paltz, 7 p.m.

Class D

Semifinal

Monday

No. 3 Chapel Field at No. 2 Eldred, 6 p.m.

Championship

Wednesday

Eldred-Chapel Field winner vs. No. 1 Livingston Manor, 7 p.m. at SUNY Sullivan

 

 

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