Lyons head coach Zac Young joins us in-studio as we reveal our 2014 Upstate Hoops All-Wayne-Finger Lakes awards and break down all the Sectional brackets and look at the teams in the Wayne-Finger Lakes with the best chance to play in the Blue Cross Arena on March 1 & 2, 2014.
Some surprising results this week in Wayne-Finger Lakes high school basketball as we take you around the leagues as we hit the stretch run of the regular season. Also, we release our latest top 10 W-FL power rankings.
This week Kevin Korzeniewski sits in studio to recap the last ten days in Wayne-Finger Lakes boys varsity basketball. We discuss why Brian Miller’s Geneva Panthers are undefeated despite losing their starting backcourt from a year ago and we preview two big cross-over games on tap this weekend in Seneca Falls. On Friday night, Clyde-Savannah visits Mynderse for a rematch of their meeting on November 30th and less than 24 hours later it’s another Wayne County power, Lyons who will take on the Blue Devils in Arthur L. Baker Gymnasium. Both games will be broadcast live on FingerLakes1.TV.
Clyde-Savannah’s Kam Disanto & Joemaine Bogan join us in studio to talk about their big opening night victory over Mynderse on Saturday night and their goals for the upcoming season. Also, results from across the region as Wayne-Finger Lakes basketball got into full swing this week.
On a special Thanksgiving night edition of the Upstate Hoops Podcast we reveal our All-Wayne-Finger Lakes boys basketball First, Second, Third and Fourth Teams, our pick for Player of the Year, and predictions on how the Wayne County, Finger Lakes East and Finger Lakes West will shake out this year. Also, a look at opening week across the region with a spotlight on Saturday night’s Mynderse vs. Clyde-Savannah game which will be webcast live on FingerLakes1.tv.
* Correction: Jacob Slobe plays for Red CREEK, not Red Jacket.
Another season of Wayne-Finger Lakes high school basketball is ready to tip-off and that means another season of the Upstate Hoops Podcast with Matt Verkey and Jim Sinicropi. In the season premiere recorded live on Thursday night, Geneva Panthers head coach Brian Miller calls in to talk about his squad and the tough FL East. Then, Lyons Lions head coach Zac Young is in studio to talk about his team’s chances at defending their Sectional Championship, big league cross-over games, and the tough battles that await atop the Wayne County League.
The new head basketball coach of the Mynderse Academy boys varsity basketball team, Nick Sciotti, is in-studio to talk about his first season at the helm which kicks-off on November 30th against the Clyde-Savannah Golden Eagles. Also, the 2013-14 FingerLakes1.com Sports HS Basketball broadcast schedule is revealed.
Lyons head coach Zac Young joins us in studio to help us recap one of the most memorable weeks of basketball for Wayne-Finger Lakes fans in recent memory. We recap three sectional title games in Section V Class C featuring championships by Mynderse, Clyde-Savannah and Lyons. Also, a look at Newark’s loss in the Class B1 title game. Also, an incredible scene in Waterloo, NY as Mynderse battled with Clyde and then back to the Big House for Mynderse and Lyons.
Mynderse Blue Devils Brandon Passalacqua and Luke Ruddy are in studio to talk about their date at the Blue Cross Arena on Saturday for their Section V Class C1 title game against Avon. Also, we preview title games ahead for Clyde-Savannah, Lyons, and Newark and talk about the end of a fantastic season for the Geneva Panthers.
We welcome Zac Young, Lyons head coach, via telephone to recap Wednesday night’s big win in Clyde to claim a share of the Wayne County League title. Also, interviews with Lyons’ sophmore Damon Hunter and Penn Yan’s big man James “The President” Burdett. The regular season wraps up and it’s ahead to Sectionals!
This week we discuss the news that Honeoye will forfeit the remainder of their games due to a hazing incident that resulted in head coach Jim Parshall resigning this week. Also, a look at the races in the Finger Lakes East and West and Wayne County Leagues heading into the final week of the regular season.
A huge slate of games in the Wayne-Finger Lakes Leagues to cover, a Ben Cratsley Triple-Double and our updated Power Rankings. Then Brad Conner joins to talk about Boeheim’s rotation, Syracuse’s poor shooting, C.J. Fair’s NBA prospects, and some fantastic historical Big East trivia. Join us for an hour that includes a big programming announcement about the future of the Upstate Hoops Podcast.