A full mid-season roundtable discussion on a special extended Sunday morning edition of the Upstate Hoops Podcast featuring FL1 Sports’ Matt Verkey, Mike Alessio, Kevin Korzeniewski and Jim Sinicropi. Topics include evaluations of all the W-FL teams as the season hits the mid-way point and the announcement of the newly updated FL1 Sports Wayne-Finger Lakes Power Rankings and Girls Super Six. Can Red Creek capture the Wayne County title for the first time in school history? Can Pal-Mac, Penn Yan or Mynderse mount a challenge to Newark in the Finger Lakes East? Will the Big Green Machine of Naples be able to fend off Dundee in the West?
Lyons head coach Zac Young is in-studio to talk about his squad heading into the season and to help us preview the Wayne County League. Also, a recap off the NYCC Tip-Off Classic involving Lyons, Southern Cayuga, South Seneca and Mynderse and we release our first 10 team Wayne-Finger Lakes Power Rankings.
Geneva varsity boys basketball head coach Brian Miller calls-in to talk about the game of the year in the Finger Lakes East as the second place Newark Reds visit the league leading Panthers. Also, the competition is heating up in Wayne County with East Rochester defeating Lyons and North Rose-Wolcott emerging as a team to watch.
Don Oakleaf, Lyons class of 1962 and former high school teammate of Jim Boeheim calls-in to the show to talk about the former rivalry games between Lyons and Newark as the two Wayne-Finger Lakes schools prepare to meet on the hardcourt for the first time since 1970. Also, a rundown of all this week’s local high school action, our players of the week, and updated power rankings.