On Friday night Wayne boys varsity basketball coach Bill Thomson won his 200th game when his Eagles defeated the Newark Reds to take over first place in the Finger Lakes East. On Sunday morning Coach Thomson was inside the FingerLakes1.com Studios along with Nathan McKenna, Tyler Reynolds & Mason Blankenberg for the Upstate Hoops Podcast to talk about his young squad’s early success. Also, a recap of some of the biggest games from the past week and the updated FL1 Sports Power Rankings.
Student-athletes from the top two boys basketball teams in the Wayne-Finger Lakes this season are in-studio to talk about their seasons and the post season ahead on the Upstate Hoops Podcast. From the Lyons Lions, seniors Justice Smith, David Weaver and junior Benji Kemp. From the Wayne Eagles, seniors Logan Blankenberg, Logan Holgado, Billy Thompson and Nick Carmichael. Also, a look at the standings in all the Wayne-Finger Lakes boys and girls leagues along with our spotlight games for the final week of the regular season.
The Wayne Eagles invade the Panther Den to take on the Geneva Panthers is a key late-season Finger Lakes East boys varsity basketball match-up. With a win, the two-time defending Section V Class A2 Eagles will have a virtual lock on the league title. Geneva, enjoying their beast season since 2014, a win would secure key sectional points while pulling the Panthers within a half-game of Wayne at the top of the East. Jim Sinicropi and Kevin Sharp have the call for FL1 Sports, live from Geneva, on Tuesday night.
Just a half game separates the first place Wayne Eagles with the Newark Reds who visit Ontario to take on Logan Blankenberg, Nick Carmichael and Billy Thompson in a key Finger Lakes East showdown on Tuesday night. Jim Sinicropi and Tane Robinson have the call for FL1 Sports starting at 7:30 pm.