It may have been a long, bitterly cold winter, but the action on the hardcourt in the Wayne-Finger Lakes basketball leagues was hotter than ever and the Upstate Hoops Podcast and FL1 Sports has been there every step of the way with 27 live game webcasts, countless interviews and features, and extensive nightly score recaps all season long culminating with our coverage of Championship Weekend at the Blue Cross Arena. On Sunday morning, Jim Sinicropi, Matt Verkey, Dave Barnick, Kevin Korzeniewski and Lyons Lions’ head coach Zac Young look back at it all and recap all the postseason action, discuss Lyons’ run to the state final four for the first time since 1997, pay tribute to Jerry Anderson’s Mynderse Lady Blue Devils for their sectional title and take a look ahead to next season. Stay tuned at the end of this episode for a special video compilation of this season’s most memorable moments.
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.